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Is it Worth Finishing the Basement in My Home or Fix and Flip Project?

Determining what parts of a home should be renovated can be a tricky decision. As the majority knows, money doesn't come easy and large-scale renovation projects should be thought-out and planned wisely. Should you remodel the kitchen or update...

Fix and Flip Pro Tip: Watching paint dry is a whole lot more fun if you save money doing it

We've all done it, don't worry. You get jazzed about the idea of refreshing your walls with a new coat of paint and run out to the hardware store without taking the time to fully measure the room(s) you will be painting. Whether you're a weekend...

Help! My Contractor Quit Halfway Through My Home Renovation! 😢

So, what do you do if your contractor has jumped ship? 

It’s a dreaded situation no one expects or wants to think about, but unfortunately, this scenario can become a reality. If you have found yourself in this position, there are certain steps...

Don't Pick Out That Granite Just Yet: 4 Things to Know Before Flipping Houses

It's tempting to visualize the gorgeous new stone counters and backsplash in your trendy remodeled row house, or to fantasize about how to spend your share of the "flipping" profit. But without a specific action plan that includes extensive...