When it comes to owning your own house, there are certainly benefits to being the one who owns the place instead of a landlord who you rent from. However, with owning a home comes a lot of responsibility, too, and much of that is unfortunately a financial responsibility, so in this post we’re going to share with you some of the house repairs you should always be prepared for … [Read more...] about House Repairs You Should Be Prepared For Financially
Home Life and Maintenance
Even though they rarely occur these days, power cuts can still happen. Sometimes the weather is so bad that it affects power cables and other times, there might be a general fault somewhere on the grid. Even though this might be rare, it’s still a good idea to always be prepared just in case the worst-case scenario happens and you are left without power for a few hours. We’re … [Read more...] about Power Cut? Stay Entertained With These Activities
Buying a home is not a light decision - we know that you know this. The price of homes has shot up dramatically. In 1940 in the United States, the median home value was less than $3,000. You could buy this home (the Westly) for only $1,874. However when you factor in inflation, the median home price in 1940 would be around $30,600 in today's market. That might get you … [Read more...] about Is Your Home A Money Pitfall?
Your home should be a serene environment in which you and your family can relax. And part of being able to relax is unwinding somewhere free from bizarre and sometimes terrifying noises. Not only are sounds annoying while you’re trying to get organized and relax in the evenings, but they can also keep you up at night and scare your kids. Most of the time, noises are caused by … [Read more...] about What Goes Bump In The Night? Strange Home Noises You Can’t Ignore
Maintaining your household doesn’t come for free. From keeping your family healthy to ensuring that your home remains safe, the list of your responsibilities is long. However, while there is a lot to do, there are also plenty of opportunities to cut down your household expenses if you’re smart about it. Indeed, there’s no denying that the American Dream of homeownership can … [Read more...] about 4 Household Decisions That Can Save Money