Homes & Real Estate

  • This kitchen makeover only cost $100

      

    If your kitchen could use a facelift but you don’t think you have the money to do it, this may be the inspiration that you’ve been waiting for!  Read more: Top 5 lessons...

  • 8 totally random things people put in the dishwasher

      

    Now that we're right smack in the middle of the holidays, we're all using our dishwashers a whole lot. (It's cheaper to run a full load of dishes than to hand wash them. You do know...

  • 29 tactics for living alone without breaking the bank

      

    Living with roommates is a great way to keep housing costs low. But what if you get sick of sharing a kitchen with dudes who help themselves to your breakfast cereal? Or you get incredibly tired...

  • How to lease a home with an option to purchase

      

    Have you ever thought about how to lease a home with an option to purchase? This might be a solid alternative path toward home ownership if you aren’t having any luck getting approved from...

  • 8 money-saving tips for renters

      

    Do you click on money-saving real estate articles only to find that everything is geared toward homeowners? Well then, you're one lucky renter, as every single tip in this article is...

  • How to get trusted referrals for home repairs

      

    Right now, renovating a home is much, much easier than it had been during the real estate bubble. So how do you pick a contractor? I recall back during the bubble how often I'd get calls...

  • 16 ways to lower your energy bill

      

    Paying a high energy bill every month is like throwing your money away. Don't do it! Follow this advice to save money at your home... Change your light bulbs Changing out your bulbs...

  • The $15 insurance policy all renters need

      

    More than one in three of us now rent a home instead of owning, according to the National Multifamily Housing Council. That makes renters insurance a necessity, though few renters are willing to...

  • Amazon Home Services expands to 20 new markets

      

    Need something assembled or installed around the house before the holidays? Amazon's got you covered! Read more: 5 ways to maximize your savings on Amazon Introducing Amazon Home...

  • What your guests notice most about your home

      

    If you always find yourself scrambling to scrub and clean before guests arrive, you're better off just sticking to the basics! What people notice most and how to prepare! Watch the video...

  • 2 hidden dangers of your dishwasher—and 1 way to save water, money and time!

      

    Your dishwasher is going to be working overtime this holiday season. No doubt it will be a godsend to anyone who's having the family over for Thanksgiving and has to contend with all those...

  • Kidde recalls more than 5 million combo smoke and carbon monoxide detectors

      

    Kidde is recalling 5.1 million combo smoke/CO alarms because they may not alert you if there's a fire or carbon monoxide incident in your home, according to the Consumer Product Safety...

  • Buying a home through the VA loan program: What you need to know

      

    When it comes to home buying, there are special considerations that go along with wearing the uniform of our nation. Chief among them is should you even buy a home when you might have to move post...

  • Georgia natural gas guide

      

     Which company has the best rate for you? Our monthly update on natural gas rates in Georgia can help you decide... Here are the low-cost leaders for fixed rate natural gas plans There...

  • 49 cold weather hacks to keep you warm and save you money

      

    Temperatures are dropping in many parts of the US. And as the weather gets colder, this can put a significant strain on your wallet as you try to stay warm!  But the good news is...