Alex Newman

December 4, 2018

Robert’s Rules & the HOA Meeting – Part 1

Robert’s Rules The use of Robert’s Rules is not only the best practices for all HOA meetings, it may be a requirement per some state statutes. […]
December 4, 2018

What is a Retaining Wall?

What is a Retaining Wall? When HOA’s have retaining walls, many times it is a HOA capital item that is given little thought of for long […]
December 4, 2018

5 Signs of a Deteriorating Roof

Five Signs of a Deteriorating Roof – Missing, broken, cracked or curling shingles. – Deteriorating or damaged flashing around chimneys, vents, or roof valleys. – Deterioration […]
November 13, 2018

What Are the Different Types of Lawn Drainage?

What Are the Different Types of Lawn Drainage? With all the common areas that many HOAs have, drainage issues can arise. Addressing drainage issues within a […]
November 6, 2018

What are Weep Holes

What are Weep Holes? HOA structures are faced with water intrusion from time to time. Water intrusion is categorized as roof, wall, and foundation. Weep holes […]
October 30, 2018

Why Do We Need a HOA Anyway?

Why Do We Need a HOA Anyway? Why do we need a HOA anyway? Why does the HOA have so many rules? What are we getting […]
October 30, 2018

Preventing Water Damage

Preventing Water Damage Water damage causes HOAs and individual homeowners many thousands of dollars each year in the United States. Not only are HOA boards faced […]
October 16, 2018

The HOA’s Insurance Agent

The HOA’s Insurance Agent Insurance agents, like doctors, have a broad range of specialties and areas of expertise. Fortunately, community association insurance is one of them. […]
October 16, 2018

Commercial Activities Within the HOA

Commercial Activities Within the HOA In William Douglas Management’s 37 year history we have encountered an array of businesses operated within HOAs we manage. Be it […]
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