My wife and I have been wanting to dip our toes into the real estate market for some time, and we finally did when we purchased a home for sale in our own neighborhood. The home needed a bit if sprucing up, which is why we were able to get it for a good price. We needed to get an air conditioner installation in NYC for it, new carpeting needed to be put in, the rooms needed to be painted, and even some plumbing work had to be done. It was the perfect project for a couple who wanted to make a profit out of something that needs a bit of love and care.
Some things, like painting the rooms and putting in new carpet, were tasks that my wife and I could handle on our own to save money. Unfortunately, neither of us knew a lot about plumbing or how to install an air conditioner, and rather than risk doing it ourselves and making some kind of mistake that would only result in us spending more money than we initially wanted, we simply decided to find companies to take care of those tasks for us.
Finding one company to install an air conditioner and another to do plumbing work is easy enough when you can just search online for all of the positive reviews that people leave. In the old days, we would have needed to call around and ask anyone in the area if they had used a company, which would have taken a lot more time and effort. The air conditioner installation was done in a day, but the plumbing work had to be done over a couple of days because there was a lot of old stuff that needed to be swapped out for more modern plumbing.