Home Maintenance and Repair
Taking some time to do a little research now about your home’s maintenance needs could save ... read more »
If you’ve got the time and the skills necessary to complete a home repair project yourself, you’ll likely save a little money that otherwise would have been spent on hiring a contractor to do the job. Unless the job you’re doing is a relatively simple one, it might be a good idea to turn to some trustworthy sites on the Web to make sure you fully understand the particulars of performing a home repair project yourself.
- If you ask for advice on a message board, remember that the responses you’ll find there might not be from an expert. Take any suggestions you receive with the appropriate grain of salt.
- Many Web sites that sell tools and parts for home repair also post instructions for various repair projects.
- If the repairs necessary for your home appear that they may be extensive enough to require a remodel, see our findingDulcinea Home Remodeling Web Guide for more assistance.
Whether you’re too busy or lack the skills required to complete a home repair yourself, you ... read more »