A home inventory is a key component in documenting insurance claims, plus estate and financial planning. Read on to find out more.
If you live in a poorly insulated, energy-inefficient home, you might be eligible for government help. The U.S. Department of Energy's Weatherization Assistance Program funds grants that provide free weatherization services to low-income homeowners.
Writing checks for your remodeling project is never fun. The amounts can be staggering and there's always the concern that maybe you didn't get all the value you were due. Besides, every check written means you have less leverage over your contractor. The ideal payment plan keeps you in control of things and is fair to your contractor as well.
A good interior decorator will save you months of hunting down product samples and other research, and prevent some potentially messy missteps. What's more, a decorator can do everything from acting as a sounding board to buying paint and fabric and even supervising the job.