Month: January 2023


You May Want to Hold Off on That DIY Project

There’s a ton of work that goes into the standard upkeep of a home. Whether it’s carpet replacement or putting in new cabinetry, the work can sometimes feel like it will never stop. Some of these projects can be completed by the homeowner over a short period of time, while other more intensive jobs require outside professional help. A recent survey found that 56% of DIYers attacked a home project with the intention of saving money, while 20% said they wanted to challenge themselves with a new task. Whatever that reason may be, the potential for disaster remains, such as higher than expected costs and unwanted or accidental damage to your home. For starters, replacing a faucet is a common project that homeowners feel they can do themselves. Installing a new sink fixture may seem cut and d...