Posts Tagged ‘Home Repairs’

  Owning a home can be a rewarding experience, but it’s also important to remember the additional expenses that go along with homeownership, which go beyond the initial purchase of the home. While some of these costs can be the result of an isolated incident or one-time project (which can still be very expensive, and […]

Are you thinking about putting your home on the market? With the real estate market being very competitive in some areas, it can sometimes be a challenge to sell property for a price you’re satisfied with, especially if it’s your first time selling a home. We spoke with professionals working in the real industry, and […]

If you’re currently house hunting, you may have come across some homes that could use some work—also known as fixer-uppers. Although these homes may need a significant of work done, they could be much more affordable than similar, newer homes in the same area. But before deciding on a fixer-upper home, you’ll want to carefully […]

If you’re about to purchase a home, you may have thought about buying a fixer-upper. Although these types of homes can be priced accordingly, they often need a lot of work, which can require a good amount of time and money. However, there are a lot of benefits of a fixer-upper that are definitely worth […]

  It can be a rewarding and fun experience to be a homeowner, but it also means budgeting for unexpected and expensive home repairs. Some of the following are examples of expensive and unexpected home projects that you may need to be financially ready to take care of: Mold Minor water damage can cause just […]

Saving enough money to cover your expenses and bills for a few months (between three and six months is ideal) is crucial. You never hope to need the money from an emergency fund, but if a situation ever arises, you’ll be happy that it’s there. There are a lot of “what ifs” that could become […]

Making eco-friendly choices can be a great way to help out the planet. After all, every little bit helps. But did you know that going green can save you some green, too? Most eco-friendly lifestyle choices go hand-in-hand with saving money, so not only can you feel good about doing your part to pitch in, […]

If your house is currently on the market, you need to do your best to impress potential homebuyers. After all, you’re trying to sell a home, and this is not a purchase that people often take lightly. Even if you have a spectacular property for sale and at a great price, it’s likely that there’s […]

The following are some of the most expensive home repairs and renovation projects. Please remember that these are nationwide median costs, and depending on the specifics of your home, location, and other factors, costs may be substantially higher or lower. New siding Average cost: $7,900 Insulation Average cost: $2,600 Adding a swimming pool Average cost: […]

First impressions are important, so whether you’re trying to sell your home or you just want to make your home look its very best, don’t neglect the curb appeal. Here are some cheap, but effective ways to spruce up your home’s curb appeal: Fresh paint, new colors Are your exterior colors looking a bit drab, […]