Archive for the ‘Home renovation’ Category

If you’re renovating your home and looking to keep costs down, you may have thought about taking on some of the projects yourself. While some of the easier projects can be worth tackling, it’s important to bear in mind that more complex renovations are best left to the professionals, unless you’re an experienced contractor. Although […]

  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 […]

If you think you might eventually want to sell or even rent out your home, it is important that your home appeals to as many potential buyers and tenants as possible. This often means investing money in certain parts of your home that, in the end, will likely increase the property’s value. The following are […]

Collectively, homeowners in the United States spend approximately $27 billion annually caring for their lawns. If you own a home, you’re probably aware that all the small costs that go into maintaining a lawn can add up rather quickly. The following are some ways for cutting down on those lawn care expenses. Water the grass […]

Have you been thinking about upgrading your kitchen, but don’t have the money to do so? The kitchen can easily be one of the priciest rooms in the home to renovate. According to the Huffington Post, the average cost for a mid-range kitchen renovation is $22,390, with a high-end kitchen renovation project averaging at $54,942 […]

Whether you just bought a new place or you’re getting ready to upgrade some of the major appliances around your home, you’re likely aware of the fact that the costs can quickly add up. With some careful planning and shopping around, however, you can score some deep discounts on certain major home appliances. Look out […]

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: […]

Whether you plan on selling your home one day or possibly renting it out to a tenant, certain home renovation projects can mean more money in your pocket. So how do you know which home renovation projects are potential money pits, and which ones are worthy investing in? Read on to learn more about home […]

Have you thought about remodeling your home, but don’t know where to begin? Some repairs and renovations may be downright necessary, but some are elective. While home renovations can be a great way to improve your home’s appearance and efficiency, the right projects can increase your home’s value. Whether you plan on selling your home […]