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Home Renovation

Is It Time to Sell Your House?

Tweet As for your personal desires, there are certain reasons why you may want to move on as well as reasons why staying put might be the best option for

Bed and Bath

Is it Time to Update Your Showerhead?

Tweet A one-hour project for your Saturday. Moving walls, adding a room to the back of the house and finishing the basement are each important and significant, but small changes

Home Financing

Home Renovation Mortgage Considerations

Tweet HomePath Financing Qualifications To qualify for HomePath financing, you must shop for Fannie Mae-owned properties. If you qualify you’ll be entitled to a low down payment, avoid mortgage insurance,

Home Decor

6 Quick Makeover Ideas to Add Spark to Any Room

In between your various home renovation projects, you can make updates that refresh your home, what can be accomplished quickly and without much effort. Even subtle changes can have a profound effect, adding spark and much visual interest to any room.

Home Structure

Timely Fall Renovation Projects

Tweet Preparing your home now will ensure that it is ready before the first cold winds of winter set in. You may also find that home contractors are available, having

Home Decor

4 Reasons Why to Hire a Home Decorator

Tweet Instead, a home decorator can direct your project, guiding you to make the changes that you seek. You will pay a fee for this professional’s services, but likely will

Home Buying-Home Selling

How to Shorten the House Hunting Process

Tweet At the rate things are going, the holiday season will be here and you will simply give up looking for a new home. Fortunately, there are ways for you

Green Home

How to Recycle Your Stuff With Care

Tweet At least you would prefer not to compound your area’s garbage problem by adding in your own debris. Fortunately, what appears to be junk to you may be useful

Home Interior

Keep These Points in Mind When Renting a Home

Tweet When renting your home, there are some points to keep in mind especially if you desire to make improvements. You’re still the tenant and your landlord may have something

Home Interior

How to Survive Your Home Renovation Project

Tweet Next up is for you and your family to pack up, leave the home and stay out until the work is done. If all goes according to plan, you

Home Interior

5 Home Remodeling Safety Tips

Tweet Your upcoming home remodeling work will take place with you and your family remaining in the home. This option may be the most cost effective approach to improving your

Home Decor

Invigorate Your Dining Room: Five Easy Options

Tweet The dining room has lost much of its appeal over the past few generations as families are more likely to eat on the run and are less likely to

Home Interior Design

6 Quick Room Makeovers for Profound Results

Tweet Turn any tired room into a showcase by incorporating one or more renovation options. 1. Revive your furniture. It would cost you at least $2,500 to replace your current

Home Financing

How to Get Out of Home Refinancing Debt

Tweet What isn’t so satisfying is the bill for the work. You refinanced your home to pay for the project and are now left with a much higher monthly mortgage

Financing

How to Save for a Major Renovation Project

You’ve decided to take the plunge by undertaking a major home renovation project that you have been putting off. You don’t have your money in place just yet, but give it another six months — perhaps one year — and you should be able to tackle the project.

Home Interior

Home Additions: Build Up or Out?

You plan to expand your home. That is a good decision especially if you enjoy where you live and simply want to make your residence more livable and worth more.

Home Renovation

Springtime Renovations Projects

Springtime! When a young man’s thought turns to fancy. We all get the nesting instinct in spring and what better time to think about home improvements.

Home Structure

Home Improvement Shopping Tips and Tricks

If you are planning a do-it-yourself home improvement job, then you are in good company. You do not need to look at statistics to know what is clearly evident: a lot of people handle home projects themselves, with weekend warriors crowding area home centers in search of project supplies and tools.

Garage

Designing the Perfect Home Workshop

When constructing your “Do It Yourself” workshop there are several basic principles which apply and really need to be adhered to. Safety is always first and foremost, but ease of use also needs to be taken into consideration.

Den/Library

Den Possibilities: What’s In Your Room?

If you have been blessed with an extra room in your house, there are many possible uses for it that may come to mind. A workout room. A sewing room. A home office. A library. A den.