Home Tasks & Seasonal Upkeep

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9 DIY Resolutions for 2020

Improve your bottom line with greater efficiency this year.

The Gear You Need To Complete Your Resolutions

These simple items will help keep your goals on track.

7 Tips to Plan Your Home Improvement Year

Consider budget, timelines, and schedules to create a plan.

5 Reasons Why You Should Pay Attention to Your Crawlspace

Prevent mold, insect invasions, and more with regular checks of your crawlspace.

4 Spring DIYs for the Home

Spring is a time for new beginnings. Freshen up your space with these DIYs for the house's interior.

Transition Your Home From Winter to Spring

With winter finally ending, it's time to get your home ready for spring. Here's 6 easy tips to help get you started!

Simple Upgrades Renters Can Make That Landlords Love

These easy upgrades will ensure your landlord adores you!

8 Tips to Get Back Your Security Deposit

Don't leave money behind when you move out of your rental.

Quick Fixes for Top 7 Home Problems

Knowing how to fix things will save you time and money.

9 Beginner Projects to Do in a Day

Give your home a new face and make it efficient with these easy to do one-day projects

6 Interior Winter Home Maintenance Tasks

Complete these simple prep steps to have a care-free winter.

5 Interior Fall Prep Chores

Fall chores usually have to do with exterior improvements. But don't forget the inside of your home!

8 Fast Fall Fixes

Think you don't have time to update your home for fall? These tasks are quick and easy!

7 Must-Do Projects Around the House in February

Beat the February Blues with these must-do projects.

5+ Interior Home DIY Resolutions

Improve the look of your home this year with simple DIYs.

How to Sublet Your Apartment

Make sure it's legal before you get started!

Special Situations in Renting and Renters' Rights

Read this article for a general explanation of renters' rights.

Taxes for The Small Business Owner

Read this article for help when filing taxes for a small business.

Information on Mail Forwarding From the USPS

Important information from the USPS on mail forwarding.

Ten Questions To Ask Before Signing Your Rental Contract

Ten questions to ask your landlord before you sign the lease

Prepare Your Home for Rainy Season

Take early action to prevent damage from leaks or floods.

Our Top 20 Articles From 2019

Clever hacks, landscaping and temperature systems dominated.

Surprising Tenant Rights You May Not Know About

Landlords and renters should both understand the boundaries.

Avoid These 9 Common Home Winter Problems

Protect your home from the worst effects of winter.

15 Crazy DIY Tricks That Actually Work

These clever hacks can save you time, money, and hassle.

The Ultimate Home Checklist

Keep your home healthy with this home maintenance checklist.

Bad Homeowner Habits to Break Now

A new year is upon us, so why not attempt to break some of those habits that are hurting your home?

Tackle Those Projects You've Been Procrastinating

Stop procrastinating home improvement projects and ring in the new year right by finally tackling those tasks lingering on your to-do list.

Top 5 Winterizing Must-Do's

Preparing to winterize your home? Make sure you know what steps take priority. These top 5 will get you ready for Jack Frost's arrival.

Winterize Your Home 15 Ways

Keep winter weather where it belongs -- outside, not inside, your home!

Winterizing Home Checklist

One of the most costly mistakes a homeowner can make is to fail to winterize their home before the winter season.

The 10 Most Forgotten Fall Home Preparation Tasks

If you forget any of these tasks, you'll regret it!

Break Bad Home Improvement Habits

Just in time for the new year.

10 Weekend Home Maintenance Chores that Pack a Punch

Short on time but still have a house to maintain? Tackle these easy DIYs and call it good.

7 Things People Forget When Winterizing

Winter is just around the corner. With it comes the wind, rain, cold, and snow that makes fall the perfect time to prepare for it.

8 Tips to Secure Your Home for the Holidays

When you’re planning to be gone for an extended period, take steps to secure your home from thieves.

Almost Everybody Makes These DIY Mistakes

Proper planning and prep makes for smooth projects.

2019 DIY Resolutions

Here's six goals you can set for your home in 2019.

Home Maintenance for Tiny Homes

Keep your tiny home in top condition!

How to Glue Marble Together

Did you know you can glue marble?

Find and Use the Controls That Drive Your House

One day you'll need to turn valves off.

How to Glue Metal to Metal

Soldering is best, but glue just might do the job.

How to Glue Vellum Paper

An adhesive designed for use with vellum paper will keep the paper in your scrapbooks transparent and neat without any liquid glues seeping through the porous material.

Winterizing a Vacation Home

To save on repairs in the spring, follow this guide to prepare your vacation home for winter.

How to Winterize a Vacant House

Follow these 11 steps to winterizing an empty home.