DIY

Renovate Your Home for Under $10,000

Home renovation doesn’t have to cost you an arm and a leg. In fact, if you choose the right projects—as well as the right materials and contractors to help—it could actually add value to your home, essentially paying for itself in the long run. So where should you start? What home low-cost, under $10K reno [...]

By | 2018-03-12T17:40:25+00:00 March 21st, 2018|Categories: DIY, Home, Maintenance|Tags: , |

Giving Your Fireplace a Facelift

Inspiration, Enthusiasm, Energy, Creativity Who doesn’t love a warm fire on a damp New England night? I've always loved my fireplace, but the stone was too rustic and yellow for my taste—and what I really wanted was to upgrade from wood burning to a gas insert. The insert would require purchasing the unit and lining [...]

By | 2018-03-07T13:25:11+00:00 March 9th, 2018|Categories: DIY|Tags: , , , , |

Paying for Post-Winter Home Repairs

For a homeowner, the winter can be particularly harsh. The cold snow and ice ruins the once-lush lawn, the biting wind wears down paint and siding, and heavy rains and snowfall cause leaky roofs, broken shingles, and a whole host of other, often dangerous, problem areas. But what if you don’t have the cash to [...]

By | 2018-02-12T16:21:49+00:00 February 22nd, 2018|Categories: Home|Tags: , , , , |

Thinking Long-Term: How to Add Value to Your Future Home Sale 

Unless you plan to be in your home forever, you should always be considering its value---particularly when you choose remodeling projects, upgrades or even just go about the regular care and maintenance of your property. The right projects, upgrades, and care can mean a bigger ROI and more money in your pocket when it comes [...]

By | 2018-01-09T10:44:31+00:00 January 8th, 2018|Categories: DIY, Maintenance, Mortgage|Tags: , , , , , |

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