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Should I Paint My House to Increase Its Resale Value?

If your home is about to hit the real estate market, a fresh coat of paint could be the ticket...


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8 Ways To Conserve Water in Your Home

Water is a precious — and costly — commodity. Fixing those pesky leaks and drips and making some slight changes...


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Common Home Repairs You Put Off

Is the kitchen sink leaking or did someone just drop an ice cube on the floor? Spoiler: It's almost never...


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Most Common Homeowners Insurance Claims

Break-ins and theft account for six percent of insurance claims for Travelers Insurance. Find out the most common homeowners insurance...


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Should You Buy or Rent a Garden Tiller?

Tillers are tremendously useful tools for home gardeners. But tilling is not an everyday task. So is it better to...


10 Smart Ways to Save on Homeowners Insurance

Cut down your home owners insurance expense by learning some easy ways to reduce the bill. Check out some quick...


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Home Warranty Coverage for New Homeowners

Owning a home is the American dream. Consider protecting your investment with a home warranty. Here's what you need to...


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Risks of Skipping a Home Inspection

Thinking of skipping a home inspection? You may have a better chance of sealing the deal, but there are significant...

Target Is Pausing In-Store Returns for Three Weeks

Before you hop in the car, keep this in mind — Target is not accepting in-store returns right now.


Things You Have Around Your Home That Could be Worth A Lot of Money

Declutter all you want, but be sure to double-check these things before you toss them.


Don’t Toss These Things, Repurpose Them Instead

You'll be amazed at what these repurposed items can do.


How You Can Send Mail Without a Stamp

A letter without a stamp probably won't end up at its destination, but there are a few instances where you...


The 10 Biggest Project Mistakes New Homeowners Make

It's completely natural for new homeowners, confronted with an entire house full of possibilities, to dive into projects with the...


13 Tricks to Cut Your Summer Utility Bills

Our money experts share their favorite summer-bill secrets.


21 Things Not to Say While DIYing

DIY work doesn't always go according to plan, but these are some words you definitely don't want to hear during...


12 Fabulous DIY Projects Costing Less Than $50

When you're feeling a little strapped for cash, there's no need to completely hold back on your DIY projects. Check...


32 Things You Should Never Buy at a Garage Sale

Garage sales are great, but you should definitely steer clear of these items.


America Just Named Its Cheapest Grocery Store. Do You Shop There?

So, what's the cheapest grocery store? Aldi tops the list for low prices.


16 Things DIYers Should Always Buy at Costco

You already know about the deals when it comes to food, gasoline and toiletries, but what other deals can you...


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6 Bills You Shouldn’t Put on AutoPay

Putting your bills on Autopay is a simple and seamless way to budget each month. Before you click "autopay" consider...

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This is the Best Time to Go to IKEA

If you love crowds, there's a good chance you'd love visiting IKEA on a Saturday afternoon. But for most of...


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Is It Actually a Good Time to Buy a House?

Various logistic and economic pressures have contorted the housing market in unprecedented ways, making it easier (or harder) to buy...


12 Ways to Fake High-End Looks in Your Home

Make your home look more expensive on the cheap. These small touches, smart decisions and simple DIY projects will help...


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11 Things We’re Buying From Amazon This Month

We're constantly monitoring Amazon for the best deals so you don't have to. Here's what's in our shopping cart right...


10 Things You Think Are Cheaper at Walmart — But Aren’t

Everyone loves a good deal. But while budget shopping and Walmart practically go hand in hand, is it always the...


12 Products Under $100 That’ll Last You a Lifetime

You don't have to spend a fortune for quality products backed with a lifetime warranty. From cookware to knives, backpacks...