November 2018

15 Nov 2018

Home maintenance tips for new homeowners

Do the words "home maintenance" make you want to crawl under a blanket and hide? Buying a house is likely the biggest investment you'll ever make, so it's easy to see how taking care of it could seem like a daunting task. But some simple planning makes it all doable. Why home maintenance is important Home maintenance might not be as enjoyable a weekend activity as catching a football game or hosting a cookout, but it's well worth taking the time to do it when you consider the alternative: expensive emergency repairs. According to J.D. Roth of Get Rich Slowly, you can save up to $100 of eventual repair costs for every dollar spent on home maintenance. In addition to avoiding the expense and...
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