Four DIY Home Improvement Projects to Boost your Home’s Value Without Breaking Your Pockets

Four DIY Home Improvement Projects to Boost your Home’s Value Without Breaking Your Pockets

Making upgrades to your home can add value and worth.  Most home improvement projects are simple, affordable, and can be done yourself.  Here are four suggestions to improve your home without breaking your budget. Spring clean with four home improvement projects under $300: Paint Your House Painting is a home improvement project that can pay big dividends using inexpensive and easy supplies.  The living room, kitchen, and master bathroom are the most important rooms in a house.  A new coat of paint can freshen up your home and add zip to it.  The most appealing colors universally are neutrals (off white, and other shades of yellow- based tones). Indoor Light Fixtures When renewing lighting, remember to replace the three Ds: Damaged, Dated, and Distracting lighting. -       First replace all damaged lights in your home. -       Renew dated, low-hanging chandeliers with a basic pendant lamp placed higher for less distraction. -       Replace lighting in dark rooms with higher-wattage light bulbs. Landscaping Before you begin, survey the area and make a plan.  Landscaping home improvement projects can range from relaxing Zen themes to traditional yard designs. Aside from lawn upkeep, landscaping consists of floral arrangements, shrubbery grooming, and even the addition of a garden.  Proper watering and careful lawn mowing will keep your landscape looking its best for years to come. Curb Appeal Add curb appeal to your home with easy DIY home improvement projects by: -       Replacing your dated mailbox -       Cleaning your storm door and windows -       Add a fresh…

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What Is Flood Insurance?

What Is Flood Insurance?

In light of the Mississippi River floods, homeowners ask themselves if flood insurance is necessary. Home buyers looking to buy a home in a high-risk zone using a government-backed loan are obligated to purchase flood insurance. Others homeowners may purchase flood insurance just to get peace of mind. Learn about flood insurance, who needs it and where to buy it.

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