Owning a home, especially for the first time, is a wonderful feeling. Finally, a place to call your own, where you can relax and unwind at your leisure, where you can decorate and rearrange to your heart’s content, where you can feel safe and secure. But whether it is your very first home, or if you are a seasoned home buying pro, one thing is for sure: you will find plenty of projects to do. If your home is newer, there likely isn’t much to worry about yet, but keep up on routine maintenance so that you can avoid unexpected disasters that call for emergency renovations. If you have an older home, chances are you are going to need to put in some work and tender loving care. Regardless of the age or condition of your house, you will want to spend some time figuring out just where to begin.