Category: Budgeting

Stucco repair: Here’s what you need to know

Stucco repair: Here’s what you need to know

Despite its higher installation costs, stucco can be a great siding choice for homeowners. In addition to being extremely durable (if properly maintained, stucco can last 50 years or more), it lowers utility bills by keeping your home warmer in the winter and cooler in the summer. It’s also more fire resistant than other types …

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Can You Spot This Renovation Mistake?

Can You Spot This Renovation Mistake?

Let’s face it: you’ll remodel your home at some point during your life. Perhaps you’ll want to add a bit of flare to the kitchen in your new home. Maybe you’ll find mold in your bathroom wall and spring for that new vanity during your repairs. You may just decide it’s finally time to upgrade …

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How to Avoid Unexpected Costs During Your Renovation

How to Avoid Unexpected Costs During Your Renovation

Unexpected twists in home remodels drive ratings for HGTV, but when it comes to your renovation, all you see are soaring price tags and endless delays. According to the 2017 Houzz and Home Report, 36% of homeowners cited staying on budget as their number one challenge. And with 52% planning renovations for this upcoming year, …

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3 Tips to Nail Your Renovation Budget

3 Tips to Nail Your Renovation Budget

Budgeting doesn’t sound fun. After all, you probably see your budget as the place where your dream living space meets reality. But what if you could make budgeting for your project fun (or at least valuable)? What if you could make a budget that spares you stress, saves you money, and most important, gets you …

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