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Rowan Guthrie

Top 10 Most Expensive Home Repairs

For most homeowners, any unexpected home repair may seem too expensive. These are, objectively, the top 10 most expensive home repairs.

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Home Improvement
Shelley Frost

You're Gonna Need a Bigger House! 7 Signs It's Time to Upsize

House size affects how much you enjoy your home and how functional it is. Consider these signs to determine if you need to upgrade to a bigger house.

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Home Improvement
Kaia Koglin

7 Signs It's Time to Replace Your Dishwasher

Worried your dishes aren't getting cleaned properly? Here are seven signs it may be time to replace your dishwasher with a newer model.

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Home Improvement
Shelley Frost

Should You Buy a Fixer-Upper? Pros and Cons of DIYing Your Digs

The low price tag of a fixer-upper is tempting, and it could make it a good investment, but properties that need a lot of work also come with some drawbacks. Compare the pros and cons to help decide whether you should buy a fixer-upper.

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Home Improvement
Shelley Frost

6 Signs It's Time to Replace Your Fridge

Your hard-working fridge may eventually show signs that it's at the end of its life. Watch for these indicators so you can determine when it's time to replace your refrigerator. 

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Home Improvement
Rachel Elle

What's the Difference Between Flood Insurance and Water Damage Coverage?

Where the water comes from isn't necessarily the primary concern for homeowners dealing with floods — but it is for insurance companies. This is what you need to know about the difference between flood damage and water damage.

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Home Improvement
Kaia Koglin

What Is a Home Inspection Like?

Most real estate contracts include a home inspection contingency clause, which allows you to renegotiate or back out of the sale if serious problems are discovered. That’s why it’s important to have a home inspection and know what to expect from the experience.

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Home Improvement
Team eLocal

How Much Does Mold Removal Cost?

Hiring a mold remediation company to treat the growth can help make your home a safer and healthier place to live. Knowing how much mold removal costs can help you prepare for your project.


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