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Kaia Koglin

What Is a Cottage Food Law?

Cottage food laws allow people to produce and sell food in their homes. No need for a licensed kitchen; you can turn your passion for baking into a business — as long as you understand those laws.

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Before You Start a Crowdfunding Campaign, Take These 5 Legal Steps

Failing to comply with crowdfunding laws and rules could cost you. Avoid legal problems and get the most out of your fundraiser.

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Home Improvement
Hannah Stephens

How Much Does a Pool Heater Cost?

A pool heater can make all-weather swimming a reality. Knowing how much a pool heater costs can make the decision easier if you're unsure whether this project is worth it for your pool.

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Home Improvement
Kaia Koglin

Everything You Need to Know About Upgrading Your Home's Electrical Panel

Electrical panels tend to be long-lasting, but there are times when they should be upgraded. The homeowner owns the service panel, not the electric company. This means that you’re responsible for any issues and upgrades that are needed.

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Home Improvement
Michael Franco

What Home Improvement Projects Have the Greatest Return on Investment?

Here are the top five home improvement projects that have the highest ROI — and they might not be what you expect!

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Home Improvement
Hannah Stephens

How Much Does It Cost to Install a Solar Water Heater?

While solar water heaters cost more up front, switching to solar energy could reduce your utility costs. Solar water heater installation is a costly project, so knowing what to expect can make budgeting more efficient, too.

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Home Improvement
Kaia Koglin

How Much You'll Sink Into a Swimming Pool: Installation Costs by Pool Type

Pool prices can be high. If you want something custom or oversized, think even higher. Knowing pool installation costs for different types of pools can help you decide what to add to your home.

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Home Improvement
Kaia Koglin

How Does a Solar Water Heater Work?

Heating water can account for 20% of home energy use. Save money by switching to a solar water heater that uses free energy from the sun to heat your water.


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