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Do's and Don'ts of Moving In to a New Home
Before you settle in to your new house, make sure to follow these smart new homeowner tips. And learn what mistakes to avoid, too.
Easy-Care Home Features That Add Value
Don't be a slave to home maintenance. Features like front yard patios, quartz countertops, and vinyl shake siding cut back on to-dos, giving you more time to enjoy your space.
How to Fix the Most Common Home Repairs
A running toilet, a leaky faucet, or a wonky ceiling fan are just a few problems you may face as a homeowner. Find out how to fix these common home repairs.
Why You Should Paint It Instead of Replace It
Painting perks up your space and can save you money, too. Ceramic tiles, appliances, and floors are just a few items in your home that would look great with a new coat of paint.
Home Hacks for Easy Maintenance
Home maintenance can be a breeze. All you need are some unexpected but common household items, including nail polish, blackboard chalk, and cooking spray.
Spring Cleaning Tricks
Want to keep your home cleaner longer? We have some new cleaning tricks for you to try.
Tax Breaks for Homeowners
As a homeowner, you may be eligible for up to six tax breaks and deductions when you file this year. Find out if you qualify.
Remodeling Projects That Hold Their Value
A look at the home improvement projects with the top return on investment.
Are Mortgage Points Deductible?
If you're paying points on your mortgage, you may be eligible to deduct them on your federal taxes. Find out the seven tests you need to meet in order to qualify for the deduction.
How to Stress Less When You Remodel
It?s easy to love your home after a remodel, but getting there -- the budgeting, contracts, and disruption -- can be a bear. Here are our top tips for a stress-free remodel.
Tax Deductions for Rental Properties
If you own a rental property, you can deduct many expenses, including advertising, cleaning, and maintenance. But there are rules about what is eligible and when. Find out more in this week's episode.
Ways to Minimize Home Maintenance
Choosing the right materials will help you reduce hours spent on maintenance, giving you more time to enjoy your home.
Remodeling? Watch Out for These Common Code Violations
Building codes keep home improvements safe. Remodel wisely by learning about the most common code violations DIYers make.
Smart and Stylish Ways to Store Winter Gear
Learn some clever ways to store winter essentials.
Do's and Don'ts for Buying New Appliances
Before you drop dough on a new appliance learn which features are must-haves and which are just fads.
Clean Your Home Before Winter Hits
Forget spring cleaning. Give your home a proper scrubbing before winter hits and you're sealed inside. Here are our top winter cleaning tips.
How Long Do You Need to Keep Tax and Home Records?
This time of year, you may feel buried in paperwork. Here are some guidelines on what to keep and for how long.
Why You Should Program Your Thermostat Today
Set it and forget it: Save up to 15% a year on energy costs by programming your thermostat.
Turkey Day Cleanup Tips
Cut down on post-dinner cleanup and get everything to fit in your fridge with these helpful tips.
Home Projects That Give Back
Improving your kitchen and bath will make your home more enjoyable now and more sellable later. Find out which remodeling projects add the most value.