This month marks one year since stay-at-home orders were put in place. While those were lifted, many people are still spending most of their time at home, and many are still working from home. Working from home definitely has its perks. But if you’re still making do with what once seemed to be a temporary situation, you might think of this as your cue to make some changes and upgrades to your home.
This is a golden age of entertainment, meaning that the options for movies and television shows are virtually endless. From online streaming to cable to Redbox, to the public library, movies are plentiful.
So you’re looking into water heater cost. That usually means one of two things: 1) Your current heater is slowing down on the job and just not heating as efficiently as it used to. OR 2) Your old appliance is going out with a bang—leaking, making weird noises and peppering your hot water with rusty specks.
Whatever your problem—a sink that’s draining ever so slowly or that’s completely blocked—and wherever it may be, never fear. We’ve got ways to fix a blocked sink in your kitchen, bathroom, laundry or wet bar.
Awkward, isn’t it? Even if you’ve mastered the art of tipping restaurant servers and cab drivers, there’s still a gray area out there. You may not normally tip a handyman, but at times, you might want to. But is it acceptable to tip a handyman? If so, when and how much?
In the middle of a pandemic, Amy Traugh saw it as a good time to change her life. Earlier this year, the former health care professional became a professional organizer and launched her own company: Simplify Me.
How can I find the best mortgage loan? Monty’s Answer: I answered this question several years ago, but it bears repeating. Comparing the cost of mortgage loans is a challenge for most mortgage shoppers. Do this before you look for your home. The most helpful lender may also have the best preapproval letter. Here are 10 facts to help you find the right loan.
Homeowners can be passionate about their washers and dryers. After all, we depend on them to get kids’ clothes, work clothes and bedclothes clean so we can go about the rest of our lives. Which ones are the best? We talked to a designer, a tester for Consumer Reports and the owner of a gadget-testing website, as well as two appliance-repair service owners.