Designing Spaces talks with experts on making good decisions for purchasing a home and maintaining it properly. PrimeLending defines and discusses the benefits of Federal Housing Administration (FHA) loans and Veteran’s Administration (VA) loans. Southeastern Metals explains how Gutter Helmets can eliminate the chore of cleaning out rain gutters. Brian Ray from Owens Corning Roofing emphasizes the ABCs of proper air ventilation and various ways to check if your home has poor indoor air quality. Finally, we continue in the DIY mindset by taking on some interior re-design projects; creative use of molding for walls, doorways, and windows. We’re sprucing up, and moving up here on Designing Spaces.
Purchasing and Enhancing Your Home
Mortgage Loans, Attic Ventilation and Sprucing Up Your Gutters
On This Episode
Kim Dybvad, a Home Loan Officer from PrimeLending, defines two types of loans: Federal Housing Administration (FHA) loans, and Veteran’s Administration (VA) loans. She talks about the role mortgage insurance plays in FHA mortgages and the benefits for First Time Home Buyers. She also discusses benefits, down payment requirements, and federally insured programs for veterans. […]
Many homeowners overlook the importance of proper ventilation when constructing a roof or overseeing a roof repair. Brian Ray from Owens Corning Roofing explains the ABC’s of Ventilation: Ample ventilation, Balance of cool, dry air intake with stale moist exhaust, and Control of the air leakage into the attic from the conditioned living space below. […]