7 Ways To Save Money on Your DIY Backyard Deck

DIY Backyard DeckImagine cool summer evenings spent watching the kids chase lightning bugs in the backyard as you lounge on your beautifully finished deck.

It’s a wonderful dream, but maybe you’ve priced a new deck and feel like it’s beyond your reach. Read More


DIY or Not: How to Interview a Contractor

Interview a Contractor

Many of us have the ability to make adjustments, repairs and enhancements to our homes. Many simple tasks are easy to update like replacing a light switch cover. However, other types of tasks may require more skills that you may or may not have. If you feel that electrical work is not in your skill set, it is a good idea to hire a contractor. Although you have the skills, you do not have the time to perform the task. This is another reason you may need to hire a contractor to help you. Read More


Spring Home Improvement Projects and How to Finance Them

Spring Home Improvement Projects and How to Finance ThemSpring cleaning time is around the corner but sometimes your home needs a little more than just tidying up. Whether it’s basic home maintenance or ambitious renovations, spring is a great time to get started on those spring home improvement projects you’ve been planning all winter. Of course, you first need to have a plan in place to pay for your new project. Fortunately, there are several excellent options available. To help you make a more informed choice, let’s look at some common spring projects and a few popular options for financing them. Read More


How to Increase Your Home Resale Value

Ever wonder how to add more value to your home with the best home remodel projects? These tips will help you determine how to which projects will increase you home resale value more than others. More living space found in basements remodels go a long when you are ready to sell your home. Updated bathrooms and kitchens are what we call money rooms! These rooms alone can sell a home for those on the market. But do not forget about the simple items like basic house repairs. These are important because a great looking home still needs to function.

This infographic will show you the top requests by buyers. These requests help homes sell fast. However, there are items and projects that appear to increase your home resale value, but don’t. Read on to learn exactly what these projects are. You will be surprised.

 

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