Home Improvement

Home improvements don’t have to break your budget. Learn more about typical home improvement costs and how to use loans to help finance renovations.

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  • Eco-friendly home improvements that make a difference

    The promise of green energy home improvements is long-term energy savings in exchange for one up-front cost. These eco home improvement renovations are designed to lower your carbon footprint and save [...]

    4 min read Jun 25, 2020
    Programmable thermostat in home
  • How to stick to your home improvement budget

    Home improvement projects can be costly, whether it’s installing a pool that rivals your neighbor’s, adding a mother-in-law suite to your home or simply replacing a sink and toilet in the guest bathroom. [...]

    7 min read Mar 24, 2020
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  • How to finance a tiny home

    Would you trade in your home for a tiny house? Downsizing to a micro-living space is the latest trend in housing, and in large part stems from growing environmental and financial concerns, along with the [...]

    5 min read Feb 21, 2020
    Tiny home in woods
  • How much does it cost to replace your home radiator?

    Radiators may have been around since the mid-1800s but are still widely used — and for good reason. Radiators are modular in nature and often easy and inexpensive to repair since most individual parts [...]

    4 min read Jan 28, 2020
  • How much does vinyl siding cost?

    House siding is durable and can withstand quite a bit, but the elements or the current housing market trends will eventually dictate that it’s time to update your siding. When it comes to siding, vinyl [...]

    4 min read Jan 24, 2020
    Installing vinyl siding
  • How much do garage doors cost?

    As with any home improvement project, garage door prices vary widely. If your garage door is damaged or broken and needs replacing, it’s important to know the average garage door replacement cost. There [...]

    5 min read Jan 22, 2020
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