paneling, tongue-and-groove boards, or similar material installed between a
baseboard and a chair rail.
relinquishing of certain rights or claims.
feature that allows a door to open onto ground level.
buyer's final inspection of the home to determine if conditions in the purchase
agreement have been satisfied.
compacted gypsum with a paper exterior. Also known as dry wall, sheetrock,
gypsum board, and plaster board.
closing-cost fee representing the lender's cost of holding a borrower's loan
temporarily before it is sold on the secondary mortgage market.
binding promise to do something in the future.
at which the ground is saturated with water.
The unit used to
measure the rate at which a device consumes electricity.
Individual lengths of rubber or plastic used to plug air leaks
around doors and window frames.
small openings left in a masonry wall to allow water to drain from behind the
cabinetry term referring to a style of cabinet with a face frame around the
such as swamps, marshes and floodplains.
improperly recorded deed.
A legal document
outlining the disposition of a person's estate in the event of his or her
individual pane of glass.
built under an interior window.
curved, corrugated steel insert used to isolate basement windows from moisture
if they're below the soil line.
|window well covers|
Curved plastic covers designed to be installed on top of a window
well to cover the opening.
loan given to a buyer for the remaining balance on a seller's first mortgage and
an additional amount requested by the seller. Payments on both amounts are made
to the lender who holds the wraparound loan.