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DIY Tips to Organize Your Bedroom on a Budget

Develop a plan, declutter your belongings and delight in your low-cost, new-look bedroom!…

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What is a Home Appraisal and How Does it Work?

Check out these tips for homebuyers or home sellers who want to know more about home appraisals. …

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Home Warranty Vs. Homeowners Insurance

They can help you save on home repairs and protect your investment. But do you need both?…

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What Are Mortgage Points?

Mortgage points reduce the amount you pay per month on your loan. You can fold them into your closing costs.…

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10 Habits of Debt-Free People

Want to get out of debt? Use digital banking tools and other smart strategies to plan for and achieve debt free living.…

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A Beginner’s Guide to Refinishing Furniture

Furniture, especially tables, brings character and function to your home. It can serve as a gathering space, storage, or a surface for a lamp and your morning coffee. …

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How to Downsize Your Home for a Move

Decluttering and minimizing before departing for your new house can feel overwhelming, but it does not have to be with our guide for how to downsize your house. …

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Winter Home Maintenance Checklist

Wondering how to prepare your home for winter? We’re here to help you prevent minor problems from turning into major ones this season.…

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New Year's Resolutions for Your Home

Give your house extra attention in the coming year by setting reachable goals that can save money and get you organized.…

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Painting Hacks for Beginners

Use our quick tips for a DIY paint job that looks like it was done by a professional. …

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