10 Fall Home Maintenance Tasks Every Homeowner Should Do

Change is in the air during the fall season, whether it is in the color of leaves or in the length of daylight hours. During this time, homes will face drastic weather changes as summer gradually fades.

Don’t wait until the weather gets cold to prepare your home for the wear and tear of winter.

Prepare your home for the colder days ahead, before snow creeps into the forecast.

Below are some simple home improvements and cleaning tips you can do this fall:

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How To Increase the Value of Your Home

How To Increase the Value of Your Home

Many people are under the impression that they need to completely renovate their entire home to change its style and add value. Before you bring out the bulldozers and begin heavy remodeling work, you should know about a few easy ways you can improve your home’s style while making it more attractive to buyers. Learn how to increase the value of your home with these simple modifications.

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10 Factors that Lower Your Home’s Value

10 Factors that Lower Your Home's ValueHave you finally decided to sell your house and move on? I am sure that you have already calculated the approximate amount you can expect for the property, but have you really taken everything into consideration. There is a number of things which can affect your property’s price and home’s value. Keep in mind these ten factors that can influence home and property values. With those that can be fixed, do your math and see whether they are worth fixing.   Read More


What’s the Best Way to Use Your Home Equity?

home equityThe many weekends you spent doing yard work until dark or the hours spent ripping down an entire room covered with wallpaper is paying off. Sweat equity has become home equity and this financial resource can be used in many ways. Experts at Unison explain why: Read More


Managing Your Home Finances for More Effective Home Management

Home Finances PieceManaging a household budget can be tricky if you are not able to document all the details about your average monthly spend. Many homeowners keep a list of electric, telephone, mobile phone, care givers, groceries, water, mortgage and car expenses. But many people forget about their home maintenance spend, their insurance fees and home repair costs throughout the year. These activities either pop up unexpectedly or they are not monthly expenses and are forgotten because they happen periodically. These are just a few expenses that are forgotten when it comes to overall home management. Looking at five key areas of finances that directly impact your home will help you have better visibility and understanding of your home that can help you make better decisions that pertain to one of your largest assets. Read More