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How to Declutter Your Home If You're Moving or Downsizing
Planning to declutter your home — whether you're moving or downsizing — can be overwhelming. Here's how to do it.
Home Upgrades that Pay Off
Smart Buying Some affordable renovations recoup most of their cost when you sell.
By Rivan V. Stinson Last updatedSmart Buying
6 Smart Ways to Cut Your Utility Bills
Tax Breaks Tax breaks and potentially lower home energy costs make these green projects worth a look.
By Lisa Gerstner Last updatedTax Breaks
10 Things You Need To Know About Hurricane Insurance Claims
Becoming a Homeowner Hurricane damage? Know what’s covered, what isn’t, and how to make the most of your policy if you need to file a claim.
By Kimberly Lankford Last updatedBecoming a Homeowner
Flood Insurance: What It Costs and Why You Need It
insurance The average cost of a policy is about $939 a year, but premiums vary depending on your property's flood risk.
By Donna LeValley Last updatedinsurance
15 Ways to Prepare Your Home for Winter
home Now that fall is officially here, it's time to prepare your home for cold weather.
By Donna LeValley Publishedhome
How to Get a Refund on Your Water Bill If Your Faucet Leaks
real estate Many water municipalities will reimburse you for wasted water if you report and fix the problem.
By Donna LeValley Last updatedreal estate
Installing a Central Air System: How Much Does It Cost and Is It Worth It?
A central air conditioning system will make your home more comfortable and add value to the property
By Tom Higgins Published
Check if You Qualify for Home Energy Improvement Credits Worth $1,000s: Kiplinger Tax Letter
Kiplinger Tax Letter Do you qualify for home energy improvement credits worth $1,000s? Kiplinger Tax Letter
By Joy Taylor PublishedKiplinger Tax Letter
Save Big By Going Green At Home
New legislation is packed with tax breaks for homeowners who upgrade to energy-efficient systems and appliances. Bonus: You’ll slash your utility bills.
By Daniel Bortz Last updated