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Home and Garden Maintenance Guide
With spring cleaning behind you, the warm weather may prompt you to address a few things outside your house. Whether you aim to improve your house’s outward appearance or spend some…
5 Ways to Save Money When Moving on a Budget
Moving can be exciting, especially if it’s for a new job, to upsize for a growing family or as the beginning of an adventure in a new place. But moving…
Cabin Fever? 3 Ways to Get Your Home Ready for Spring
Winter usually means cold weather and a lot of time spent inside. Instead of counting the days till spring, why not update your home’s décor to help bring spring indoors?…
6 Ways to Remodel Your Kitchen on a Budget
If your kitchen is starting to look worn down or outdated, it may be time to think about renovating. Fully remodeling your kitchen can cost thousands of dollars; fortunately, there are…
Carbon Monoxide Facts for New Homeowners
Young families settling in to their first home have a lot to think about — maybe more than they’ve ever had to consider before. With all the new financial and legal…
Home Health Check: Ways to Breathe Easier While Cooped Up
If you find yourself cooped up indoors during the winter months, you may not be getting much fresh air. If the air in your home feels stale or it’s too dry, there…
Cleaning Tips for Your Home: How to Help Prevent Flu from Spreading
Flu season is in full swing. What can you do to help prevent the spread of germs within your home? If someone in your home has the flu, there are steps…
4 Winter DIY Home Improvement Ideas
It’s the dead of the winter and you’re cooped up inside, but that doesn’t mean you can’t be productive. If you are looking for some DIY home improvement projects for…
Winter Fire Safety: Keep Fire Hydrants Clear of Snow
When winter is at its coldest, you may want to spend most of your time inside. However, it’s important to keep an eye on what’s happening outdoors, too. Wintry weather…
Temporary Decor for Your Rental Home
When you rent a home, your landlord will likely restrict what you can personalize. Oftentimes, painting and putting nails in walls are prohibited. And breaking the rules can reduce the refund you…