Archive for February 6, 2016
Owning a home is a lifelong commitment to the work that may need to be done from time to time, including roof repair, gutter replacement, vinyl siding repair, painting, and window replacement. Home repairs can be costly, but in the long run it is better to get the highest quality work done, that will last the longest, and increase the value of your house. Buying a house means being able to afford to make the payments on it, but you should also have money saved for any necessary repairs, especially if it is an older house. Homeowners can spend about 1%-4% of the home’s value on repairs every year.
32% of homeowners surveyed say that there are restrictions on the colors of the outside of their home, by some outside organization that monitors the neighborhood. Regardless of whether this is th