Ways to Save Money
Get ways to save money around your home.
How to Replace a Rain Cap
Older rain caps for metal chimneys and flue liners can deteriorate or fall apart, but installing a replacement cap is as easy as climbing onto the roof.
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Frugal Living Tips for Homeowners
Squeeze more out of your home improvement dollar with these simple money-saving tips. For little or no cost, you can save hundreds of dollars.
Saving Money: DIY Repair Tips
There are some household repairs that are so simple that even the pros feel bad about charging for them (really!). Many of these plumbing, heating, electrical, air conditioning, and appliance repairs are simple things that homeowners overlook. Other solutions in this collection are less obvious, ...
Save Money by Insulating Crawl Space Ducts
Leaky, uninsulated ducts in crawlspaces and attics waste huge amounts of energy and money. Use duct wrap insulation for a quick fix with a big, immediate payoff.
Tips to Lower Your Home Insurance Bill
Making your home safer (and avoiding red flags) makes your home a better risk, which can reduce your insurance premiums by 10 to 45 percent.
Affordable Car Insurance: How to Lower Your Bill
Save an average of $300 per year by following these tips from an experienced insurance expert. And avoid common mistakes.
Ways to Save on New Appliances
Install appliances yourself and save time, energy and money while avoiding costly mistakes by following these installation tips. They'll help you do a first class job. We include buying tips too.
Save energy and money by reducing “stand by” losses through electrical appliances and devices. We show you what wastes electricity and how to stop the loss. Photo courtesy of S. Meltzer/Photolink/Photodisc/Getty Images
Save Money with a High-Tech Thermostat
If you want to save money by setting back your thermostat at night, use a two-stage thermostat on a two-stage furnace.