The Lifespan of 20 Essential Household Items!

The Lifespan of 20 Essential Household Items!

If you take care of your home, your appliances and fixtures should last longer. This means keeping them clean, performing regular maintenance and preventing unnecessary wear. That said, even the most well-kept homes will need repairs at some point and it helps to know how long you should expect your items to last. We’ve put together a list of how long certain household fixtures and appliances should hold up. Read more

Home Maintenance 101!

Home Maintenance 101!

In the life of every home, repairs happen. Here are the top 10 most common repairs that, sooner or later, your house will require.

To be safe, you should set aside money every year — 1% to 3% of your home’s purchase price — for repairs and maintenance.

The good news is that most repairs are simple, inexpensive, and DIY-friendly. If you can fix stuff yourself, you’ll only pay for the cost of materials and save a bundle on these common repairs and replacements. Read more

Summertime Home Maintenance Tips!

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Summertime Home Maintenance Tips!

Your home is one of the single biggest investments you’ll ever make. Taking good care of it with regular maintenance is necessary to maintain its value and ensure it will provide a comfortable, safe shelter for you and your family for many years to come. Click on the picture above to get summertime home maintenance tips or click here to take a Home Maintenance Quiz and test your maintenance knowledge!