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How to Keep Your Home in Prime Condition

How to Keep Your Home in Prime Condition

frugalhomediy August 20, 2013 2

If you own a home, you know how important it is to make sure it’s properly maintained. After all, you don’t want to see all of the hard work you’ve put in go to

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7 Creative Uses Of Baking Soda At Home

7 Creative Uses Of Baking Soda At Home

frugalhomediy January 28, 2013 1

  This is a guest post from Jason Harter.  Jason is driven by the engineer in him to find uses for everything, including baking soda. He also enjoys blogging and is a contributing writer

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Be a Modern Homesteader

Be a Modern Homesteader

frugalhomediy July 30, 2012 0

I was reading the This Old House website and came across this article on “Modern Homesteading.”  Apparently the cities on this list are giving away land for free in hopes of spurring economic growth

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Build a Backyard Cottage for Family

Build a Backyard Cottage for Family

frugalhomediy June 25, 2012 0

Sorry I haven’t posted anything in a few weeks.  I have been very busy with work and the house I’m flipping.  I have a lot of progress to write about,  it’s just hard finding

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How to Remodel a Bathroom on a Budget

How to Remodel a Bathroom on a Budget

frugalhomediy April 7, 2012 2

Here’s a great video by Lowe’s that talks about how to remodel a bathroom on a budget.  Just like the kitchen remodeling video, this video contains some great tips&#

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How to Remodel a Kitchen on a Budget

How to Remodel a Kitchen on a Budget

frugalhomediy April 2, 2012 0

Here’s a great video by Lowe’s that talks about how to remodel a kitchen on a budget.  There are some great tips in this video, including the counter top kit I’ve mentioned before that mimics

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The Small House Movement

The Small House Movement

frugalhomediy March 27, 2012 0

There’s a “small” movement sweeping the country of people living in micro-houses.  The houses are typically between 100 and 700 square feet.  For the most part, people are choosing to build these houses in order to  simplify their lives

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The Ecomony Kitchen Remodel

The Ecomony Kitchen Remodel

frugalhomediy March 16, 2012 1

My parents purchased a house for my sister to live in while at college.  She lives there with a few friends.  It’s a great deal because she lives there for free while my parents collect

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Avoid Car Payments, Grow Wealth, and Own a Nice Car

Avoid Car Payments, Grow Wealth, and Own a Nice Car

frugalhomediy March 10, 2012 0

This is a great video by Dave Ramsey that explains how car payments cost more that you think.  It talks about why and how to avoid car payments.  There’s a hugh swing of fortune that takes place

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The Most Cost Effective Countertop Material

The Most Cost Effective Countertop Material

frugalhomediy March 6, 2012 0

The most cost effective countertop material to use is tile. Most tile is durable, elegant, heat resistant, stain-resistant, and inexpensive when compared to alternatives. Tile is available in a wide variety of materials including

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