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Five Handy Household Tips for Tuesday 1) Bypass Automated Phone Systems - It’s the end of summer and your patience is running out. When you want to talk to an operator NOW, try searching www.gethuman.com. This free database provides cheat codes for some of the most frequently dialed custo...
Remodeling: Home Owners' Seven Deadly Sins Here are the seven deadly home-improvement sins to consider before committing to projects that may work against you and lessen your resale value. Over expanding. Outdoing all the homes on the block is never a good idea because it makes the house more ...
Why Buying is better than Renting: One of the best justifications for owning a home, at least for financial reasons, is the tax savings that result from deducting mortgage interest and real estate property taxes. Under the current tax code, mortgage interest on first and second homes is general...
Household Hints Five Monthly Fix-It Solutions and Money Saving Tips 1. Make a list – Studies show that consumers spend almost 50% more when they shop without a list! So, whether you are off to the home improvement store or local grocery, make an inventory of your needs FIRST! Your Wallet...
Moving Made Easy Helpful things to know about moving! So you’ve decided to make the big move. Did you know that moving is ranked among life’s most stressful events? However, with proper planning, preparation, and my help, your next move can be a smooth one. Here are some key items you s...
Garbage Disposal Dos & Don'tsIf your kitchen has a garbage disposal, you know how easy it makes mealtime clean up. But what you may not realize is that your disposal comes with some pretty important rules. Here are some of the most vital:Do:• Insert food slowly. Stuffing it all into your dispos...