The No Lawn Movement: Is it Right For You?

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Your lawn is an inescapable part of your home’s “curb appeal”. Like it or not, its appearance will shape the opinion of prospective home buyers, your neighbors, and, not to forget, your HOA or other interested parties.

Recently, a Reddit user shared what they are doing with their own lawn, posting the following, along with an image of their yard.

Can’t wait for spring!! Going to expand quite a bit this year, including making the pollinator garden 50% larger if I have enough energy. The goal is to reduce the lawn by another 800 sq ft or so this year.” 

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Essential Home Maintenance Tasks Best Left to Professionals

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As homeowners, we often take pride in handling various maintenance tasks around the house. However, there are certain home maintenance tasks that are best left to the professionals. 

While DIY projects can save money in some instances, hiring experts for specific jobs ensures safety, precision, and long-term cost savings. 

Here we’ll discuss essential home maintenance tasks that you should probably entrust to professionals.

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Your Go-To Spring Lawn Maintenance Checklist

Spring is a time of renewal, and that also extends to your lawn. After a long, cold winter, your yard is bound to need some upkeep if you want it to look its best.

Nearly 20% of homeowners say yard work is more expensive than they initially expected, which is all the more reason to stay diligent when it comes to consistent upkeep. Regular maintenance will reduce the likelihood of costly projects down the line, help maintain excellent curb appeal, and get potential buyers interested if you’re thinking about selling your home.

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7 Lawn-Care Tips for First-Time Homeowners

7 Lawn-Care Tips for First-Time Homeowners

There’s a lot to learn as a first-time homeowner. After weeks of internal inspections and walkthroughs, the lawn might be the last thing on your mind. Lawns, however, are an important part of homeownership that require dedication and care. A beautiful, well-maintained lawn or garden can even increase the value of your home.

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Smart Home Maintenance: 6 Strategies for Reducing Costs

As a homeowner, it’s important to have a plan for managing your home maintenance budget effectively. This is particularly true if you own multiple homes, as the cost of maintaining several properties can quickly add up.

Read on for some tips for managing your home maintenance budget effectively, whether you have one home or several.

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