Home appliances and other home components are made to last, but they just don’t last forever. Often, appliances last for 10 years or less and most parts of your home will require at least some maintenance.
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Homes are getting smarter every day. Video doorbells, digital personal assistants, smart thermostats, even smart lighting and garage doors are no longer exclusive to science fiction: they are common in homes today.
Any home repair can be frustrating, but some repairs are particularly troublesome. A dead air conditioner in the heat of the summer, a failing refrigerator full of food, an oven that won’t turn on — and it’s Thanksgiving Day.
Want to renovate or repair your home? You can find lots of advice and inspiration on Twitter. Experts, fellow home owners, professional publications, and more all offer regular updates on DIY projects, woodworking plans, home repairs, and other home improvements.
For many seniors, there’s no place like home. But living in a home that isn’t well-suited for senior residents can be difficult and even dangerous. Every day, seniors are injured in preventable accidents including slips, falls, and fires.
Most home owners can handle small home maintenance and repair projects like changing air filters or minor drywall patching, but these little projects can add up and become overwhelming.
In every home, there is the potential for mold. Mold is everywhere. It’s outside, it’s indoors — and it may even be hiding in your walls.
Everyone knows home maintenance is important. It can extend the life of your home’s systems and appliances and keep your home in good working order for many years to come.
The holidays are coming, and for many people, that means overnight guests. Are you ready for them? As a good host, you’ll want to make your guests, and of course your guest room, as inviting and comfortable as possible.
Staging your home is an important part of the selling process. You want to make your home look as appealing as possible for potential buyers. Staging your home effectively will make buyers feel comfortable in your home and help them imagine what it might be like to live there.