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When DIY Goes Wrong -- Traps To Avoid

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There's nothing more satisfying than seeing your hard work come to life. After hours of sweating, sawing, and careful planning, the success of your DIY project is just the boost you need for a meaningful weekend.

But what happens when everything doesn't go as planned?

For DIYers old and new, starting a DIY project could end in disaster, complications, or sometimes injury. It doesn't matter how handy you are, how frugal you are, or even how lucky you might be: DIY problems can and should be[...]

3 Ideas For Home Improvements (Stimulus Edition)

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Home improvement was probably not the first thing on your mind in 2021, but with the most recent stimulus check from the Federal Government, your plans may have changed. As of March, singles and dependents were granted $1,400 as part of an ongoing Coronavirus stimulus package, with married couples receiving $2,800. Still have stimulus money leftover from the spring? You can put this excess cash to good use when you upgrade the parts[...]

Home Projects to Complete this Spring

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You may have big plans this spring to spend some time with your children and grandchildren, spending the evenings grilling out and going on walks. If you’re a homeowner, getting your home ready for spring is also something that should be on your to-do list. Are you wondering where you should start when it comes to completing spring home improvement projects? We share a few[...]