Thinking of Remodeling?

~ Here are a few points to consider. Some you may have thought of others you may not. Also the title is hilarious 🙂 ~ America, You’ve Lost Your Freaking Mind Over Remodeling (Image credit: Tana Teel/Stocksy) There's something to be said for appreciating the home you have. In a way, I feel lucky to … Continue reading Thinking of Remodeling?

Staying and Improving Homes appears to be the trend

HomeAdvisor Releases New True Cost Report Highlighting Home Improvement Trends Findings Show Homeowners Are Choosing to Improve Their Homes Rather Than Move GOLDEN, Colo., June 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, HomeAdvisor released its True Cost Report focused on generational trends in home improvement, the negligible impact of rising interest rates on homeowner decision making, and the … Continue reading Staying and Improving Homes appears to be the trend

You’re not the only one putting off your DIY projects

~ sigh of relief, or is that just me? ~ You’re not the only one putting off your DIY projects The average American home has nine DIY jobs that desperately need attention, according to new research. Do you have a home improvement project that you’re putting off? Maybe you’ve been meaning to repaint the bedroom, … Continue reading You’re not the only one putting off your DIY projects

Ranking Home Renovation Resale Values

~great info if you are planning on making some upgrades to your home with either your upcoming tax return or taking advantage of the low interest rates on home loans~ Ranking Home Renovation Resale Values A recent report by the National Association of Home Builders revealed that high home prices limited housing availability are leading … Continue reading Ranking Home Renovation Resale Values

Best Financial Investments for Your Home

Best Financial Investments for Your Home Over the last couple of years, rehabbing TV shows have become increasingly popular. In these shows, people fix or introduce new features to their homes while adding substantial market value to the house in the process. If you own a home, you can make many of these types of … Continue reading Best Financial Investments for Your Home

Incredible homes: American fixer-uppers created from wrecks

~ love seeing these types of renovations! Gives me so many ideas ~ Incredible homes: American fixer-uppers created from wrecks  What a difference a renovation makes Property developers across America are playing house with alternative spaces, turning derelict churches, mills and factories into luxury homes. Do you have what it takes to spot the potential … Continue reading Incredible homes: American fixer-uppers created from wrecks

Real Estate’s New Normal: Homeowners Staying Put

~ I certainly know a lot of people that are in this boat ~ Real Estate's New Normal: Homeowners Staying Put The New York Times For much of last year, Greg Rubin was looking to buy a bigger house. He has been in the same two-bedroom home for 17 years and hoped to upgrade to … Continue reading Real Estate’s New Normal: Homeowners Staying Put

First-Time Buyers Aren’t Afraid of Renovation

~ I remember when I purchased my first home. It was a HUD home and needed everything updated and we did everything slow as we didn't have the money, but we liked being able to work on something we knew was ours ~ First-Time Buyers Aren’t Afraid of Renovation First-time home buyers are showing a … Continue reading First-Time Buyers Aren’t Afraid of Renovation

7 Terrifying Things That Can Happen During Home Renovations

7 Terrifying Things That Can Happen During Home Renovations   Firmafotografen/iStock A home renovation isn’t for the faint of heart. If you’re lucky, you’ll find a good contractor who can take care of the heavy lifting. But even that doesn’t mean you won’t be exposed to your fair share of disasters—including some that can be scary, … Continue reading 7 Terrifying Things That Can Happen During Home Renovations

28 Cheap Ways To Makeover Your Home In 2017

28 Cheap Ways To Makeover Your Home In 2017 Finally put those Pinterest boards to good use.   View this image › Zoe Burnett / BuzzFeed We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales from the links on this page. ID: 10207192 1. Transform small … Continue reading 28 Cheap Ways To Makeover Your Home In 2017