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Weekly Scrap Pile – Snow: How Much is Too Much?March 9th, 2015 by
In this week’s scrap pile, we’ve selected articles covering topics ranging from the crazy winter weather we’ve seen this season to making your home smarter on a budget. Check out the articles and don’t forget to share any other interesting articles in the comments!
Snow: How Much is Too Much?
Many places around the nation have seen record-breaking amounts of snow this winter. While spring is in the air, a lot of places still have lingering snow and the possibility of more to come. For homeowners, it’s important to consider how all this snow will affect their home, especially their roof. How much snow is too much for a roof to stand? Read more.
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Don’t You Forget About Gen X
While many sources are telling homebuilders to focus on Millennials and Boomers, there’s new evidence that suggests we shouldn’t forget about those Gen Xers that are often overlooked. A recent article in Builder outlines why you should reconsider putting more of your time and energy into reaching Generation X. Read More.
How to Build a Smart Home With Your Own Dumb Stuff
The idea of a smart home is becoming an increasingly important part of the conversation about homebuilding trends of 2015. There are folks on both sides of the fence – some who are ready and willing to take the plunge and those who are more hesitant to make the investment. If price is a concern for making the transition, WIRED shares ways to have a connected home without breaking the bank. Read More.
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6 Top Tips to Optimize Customer Service in 2015
Having great customer service is extremely important and can really differentiate your company from your competitors. This article from Business Computing World outlines six ways to ensure that you’re on your A-game when it comes to customer service. The most important point in our eyes: #2 – Listen to Your Customers! Read More.