Improvements

real estate

Home Repair Mishaps: Victimized by a Contractor?

2:42 pm, May 07, 2014

Should consumers have to pay a premium for honesty in a home remodeler? This seems to be the expectation.

weather

Here's Your Homeowner To-Do List to Recover From a Polar Vortex Spring

9:00 am, April 30, 2014

Stepping into the spring sunlight only reveals a long list of home repairs needed after one of the most severe winters in recent history.

 

Screaming from the Rooftops: When Insurance Won't Cover Repairs

3:50 pm, March 12, 2014

The roof could pose a threat to one of the most important financial protections a family can have: some providers are refusing to renew existing homeowner insurance ...

 

Don't Forget About This to Maintain Your Home's Value

6:45 am, August 06, 2013

Follow this user's guide to home maintenance.

 

6 Precautions to Take Before Embarking on 2013's Top Home Designs

5:29 am, July 25, 2013

Be careful as you renovate and refurbish this summer.

 

Survey: 60 Percent of Homeowners Will Make a Home Improvement This Summer

1:41 pm, June 26, 2013

According to the Zillow Digs Summer Home Improvement Trend and Spending Survey, 60 percent of homeowners plan to make a home improvement or addition this summer.
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Why More People Are Performing DIY Home Renovations

6:00 am, May 28, 2013

70% of current renovation projects are DIY and/or involve help from family or friends. Is it the economy?

 

11 Tools Everyone Should Have At Home

8:00 am, April 03, 2013

Doing it yourself – important if you want to save money, have fun, or be self-sufficient. Step one? The right tools.

 

Spring Cleaning for Your Finances

7:00 am, March 19, 2013

Spring cleaning isn't just for organization and a fresh start; it can also help you with your finances.

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