DIY Home Improvement Projects for Beginners to Try Their Hand At

Friday, November 03

Building, repairing, and remodeling a home is a process that requires a wide range of skills and expertise to accomplish. Not every homeowner or real estate investor is going to have the background in construction to do things like plumb a bathroom, repair a load-bearing wall, or replace a roof. ...

5 Tricks for Cutting Costs on Paint Projects

Friday, October 20

Painting is not normally considered as the most expensive part of a remodel project. Especially when there are projects like replacing cabinets or drywalling basement that need to be done, it can be easy to dismiss paint as a minor expenditure. But if you’re working with a small budget, or painti...

5 Ways to Tell That Your Front Door Needs Replacing

Friday, October 06

Many people don’t realize it, but exterior doors (just like everything else in a house) will eventually wear out over time. Even the sturdiest of doors isn’t meant to last forever, and if you intend to maintain the value, the energy efficiency, and the safety of the home, you’ll have to replace i...

6 Rules for Hiring a Contractor for a Flip

Thursday, September 21

Finding and working with a contractor has traditionally been quite the crapshoot. It can be hard to find a trustworthy contractor that does good work, and even when you do, disagreements and disputes between owner and contractor bog down the work. To help you find and work with the right contract...

5 Tips on Finding Houses to Flip

Thursday, September 07

When you’re starting out, finding houses to flip can be a challenge. How do you find out about homes when they go on the market? How do you get there fast enough to make the sale? How do you find a property that will make you the most money on the flip? Finding the right property takes hard work,...

Flipping a House? Don’t Make These 3 Remodeling Mistakes

Thursday, August 24

When you’re flipping houses, remodeling is part of the deal. The problem is, there are a lot of ins and outs to learn about when you get started. If you’re short on experience, and there’s no one on your team who can mentor you about the finer points of home construction and remodeling, you’re li...