Home Improvement Budget


Home Improvement Budget

Remodeling a Foreclosed or Short Sale Home

Posted By on Nov 14, 2013 in Design Build Remodeling, Home Improvement Budget, Home Remodeling, Licensed Contractor, Professional Home Remodeling | Comments Off on Remodeling a Foreclosed or Short Sale Home

Remodeling a Foreclosed or Short Sale Home

Despite what has become common thinking, making a profit from foreclosed and short sale properties is far from being ‘easy money’, but if you know what you are doing, it is possible to get a good deal on a house, clean it up, and sell it for a good return on your investment.   Depending on the type of purchase and the circumstances surrounding the property and how it came to be available, there can be extensive repairs that need to be done. Of course, prior to purchasing a property, you will have done your due diligence; it’s important...

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Don’t Put Off Maintaining Your Home

Posted By on Oct 11, 2013 in Home Improvement Budget, Home Maintenance | Comments Off on Don’t Put Off Maintaining Your Home

Don’t Put Off Maintaining Your Home

From the roof to the foundation, there’s never a shortage of maintenance or repair waiting to be done on today’s residential buildings. Unfortunately, turning that demand into reality can become a challenge for homeowner’s faced with tight budgets, a shortage of reserve funds, and a lack of management tools to keep those maintenance chores on schedule. On the positive side, though, are the abundant new products and services designed to help consumers properties look sharp and run smoothly. Each passing year, it seems, brings new advances in...

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How to Budget for a Home Renovation

Posted By on Oct 11, 2013 in Home Improvement Budget, Home Remodeling | Comments Off on How to Budget for a Home Renovation

How to Budget for a Home Renovation

For most home owners a home renovation represents a financial commitment that they hope will pay off for their family as well as for resale value. When considering a home renovation how do you determine if you can afford it, and how to budget for one? Determining your family’s financial resources and life commitments should come before starting to think about a home renovation. Once you are ready to assess your home renovation possibilities use these tips to help you budget. Assess your wants over needs: Renovations can be split into two...

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How to Set a Home-Improvement Budget

Posted By on Oct 11, 2013 in Home Improvement Budget, Kitchen Remodeling Ideas | Comments Off on How to Set a Home-Improvement Budget

How to Set a Home-Improvement Budget

When it comes to projects addressing a home’s interior, homeowners know full well the bottom line plays a big role. For the unprepared homeowner tackling a first do-it-yourself project, costs can quickly escalate out of control. One way to successfully combat that is to make a budget prior to starting a project. When putting one together, consider the following guidelines: Consult a professional: When initially sitting down to plan a budget, chances are you’ll have no idea where to begin. Tools, materials and time frame, all...

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