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You’ve got more options for coverage

One of the hallmarks of last year’s Affordable Care Act (ACA) enrollment was the elimination of the tax penalty for those failing to acquire coverage. The law requiring coverage was and is still in place, but the individual mandate on the tax penalty was eliminated last year. This was a tax code change, not an ACA change, but it obviously...

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The freshly formed David Berkley Insurance Group is taking a rogue approach to offering insurance coverage

No limits. That’s the philosophy embraced by the team at David Berkley Insurance Group. Headed by Patrick Althof, Mark Odabashian and Mitch Zofka (pictured above at top), David Berkley is changing the way we buy insurance. “Most people in the area will recognize our names as having been affiliated with a different company,” Patrick...

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Here’s why The Gutter Boys says their Valor Gutter Guards really are the best

When Anthony Alberino tells me the gutter guard sold by his and Ken Wilson’s The Gutter Boys is “the best,” I’m immediately skeptical. After all, doesn’t every company that sells gutter protection say the same thing? “Of course,” Anthony agrees. “But the difference with us is we’ve actually tested the other brands—more...

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Get that new custom cabinet look without the new cabinet price

As someone going through the middle of a very expensive kitchen remodel, I can tell you if I’d have had the opportunity to have my cabinets refinished instead of replaced I’d have jumped at it. That’s because cabinet refinishing, says John Neubert, owner of Neubert Painting, can save a homeowner thousands of dollars off the cost of...

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Can the addition of hardwood floors increase the value of your home?

Homeowners who install hardwood flooring in their abodes can expect to recoup a whopping 50-75 percent of the initial flooring cost and increase their house’s market value, says Brian Erickson, owner of the Strongsville- and Copley-based Floorz. “A house with hardwood floors will generally sell faster and for more money,” he shares...

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