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  1. pool

    Beware of Value-Killing Home Renovations

    Beauty is in the eye of the beholder. That old adage should be a warning for homeowners. What you do to a home — in terms […]

  2. roach

    Hate Bugs? Tips On How To Be Your Own Exterminator

    Exterminators are expensive, but you don’t always have to call in a professional.

  3. money monopoly

    Rent Out Your House, Move to an Apartment, Pocket the Difference

    With its astronomical home prices and high percentage of renters, Manhattan isn’t exactly representative of the national home market. Still, homeowners elsewhere might get some inspiration […]

  4. $100

    Get a Foreclosed Home for $100 Down

    Got $100? That’s enough for the Department of Housing and Urban Development to approve you to buy a new foreclosed home. The deal isn’t good for […]

  5. The Burglar

    7 Ways to Make Your Home Safer

    If you need to protect your home, a traditional alarm system isn’t the only option.

  6. Cleaning Furnace

    5 Fast Ways to Boost Home Energy Efficiency

    Consumers in many U.S. locales can expect to start cranking up the heat soon as cooler weather settles in. But with oil trading at around $90 […]

  7. Movers

    8 Things Your Movers Don’t Want You to Know

    After you’ve spent hundreds of thousands of dollars on a new home, hiring a mover can almost seem like an afterthought. But if you’re not careful […]