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The Importance of Home Inspections - What They Might Miss

The Importance of Home Inspections – What They Might Miss

November 30, 2017

Because we work so regularly with the foundations of homes, the VIC Underpinners team is not only passionate about doing it right, but we’re also eagle eyed when it...

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Challenge Accepted: $5000 Budget for Home Renovations

Challenge Accepted: $5000 Budget for Home Renovations

November 15, 2017

Let’s be honest, one of the biggest roadblocks to completing home renovations is your budget. It doesn’t matter how comfortable your lifestyle is, it’s more the mystery of what...

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Considerations for Buying an Older Home

Considerations for Buying an Older Home

October 31, 2017

There are a lot of benefits to buying an older home. There’s history there, if the walls could speak- they’d have tales to tell. You inherently become a part...

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home renovation news

Home Renovation News

October 15, 2017

It’s a new month, so it must be time to kick off another round-up of home renovation news. If you’re newer to the VIC Underpinners site, welcome! If you’re...

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concrete vs wood stumps

Concrete vs Wood Stumps

September 30, 2017

We know, we know, we’re pretty passionate about what we do. This means that where watercooler talk at a finance company would mean extended conversations about 401k’s and investing,...

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How to Avoid Water Damage

How to Avoid Water Damage

September 15, 2017

There’s a common denominator that we’ve noticed about the posts that we share on the VIC blog. When we share stories about common issues that many of our valued...

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Side Effects of Water Damage

Side Effects of Water Damage

August 29, 2017

It’s interesting to think that one of our most vital natural resources as a planet, can play both positive and negative protagonist roles. When areas suffer droughts, when young...

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Adding a Greenhouse to Your Property

Adding a Greenhouse to Your Property

August 15, 2017

This article goes out to our horticulture fans, our readers and customers who can appreciate the green thumb. We don’t consider ourselves gardening experts on the VIC Underpinners team,...

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what does a verandah really cost

What does a Verandah Really Cost?

July 26, 2017

The verandah has been an architectural mainstay for centuries. You see them adjacent to homes of all shapes and styles, not just in Australia- but around the world. They’re...

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hydronic heating

Hydronic Heating 101- Part 2

July 14, 2017

If you’ve recently stopped by the VIC Underpinning site, and more specifically checked out our blog– you may have learned a thing or two about hydronic heating. It’s an...

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