Tag Archives: home improvement

Budgeting For Home Repairs

When purchasing a new home, it's easy to focus only on the short-term financial requirements (down payment, closing costs, moving expenses), and overlook a long-term plan for home maintenance and upgrades. It's also easy to have tunnel vision about saving for that custom ...

Steaming off wallpaper

The Home Stretch

We are nearing the end of a four-month renovation at my mother's house, and I will be very excited to post photos of the finished product! The longest part of this process has been removing wallpaper from nearly every room and ...