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  • Need to Get Rid of Rats? It’s a Community Effort

    If there are rats in your community, you and your neighbors are inadvertently keeping them fat and happy. Rats gnaw through errant plastic bags to eat your garbage and dine al fresco in home gardens and from dog dishes left on the back porch.

    Once they’re full, rats make themselves at home under dog houses, and in weeds, unturned mulch piles, underground tunnels, and any shelter that has even a tiny entry hole. Read the rest of this entry »

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    5 Tips That Will Protect You from This (Expensive) DIY Mistake

    It was their first plumbing project. “It was just a small crack in a pipe,” says Karah Bunde. She and her husband, Joel, had just purchased a fixer-upper they planned to renovate and rent.

    They bought a new piece of PVC pipe to replace the cracked one. “We installed it, glued it, gave it 24 hours to cure. The next day we turned on the water and it busted at the seams. We had extra pipe and did it again, this time allowing it to cure for two days. Same story,” says Bunde, an avid DIYer who writes “The Space Between” blog. Read the rest of this entry »

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    Escrow Accounts: What’s the Deal?

    If you have a home mortgage escrow account, you pay one-twelfth of your annual property taxes and home insurance costs as part of your monthly mortgage payment. You likely find it so handy, you don’t even think about what you’re paying into this de facto savings plan. But if you remain ignorant of your rights and responsibilities, you could lose money, add extra fees to your loan, or end up going mano a mano with your insurer or local government. Read the rest of this entry »

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    5 Reasons for a Mortgage Refinance Other Than Lowering Your Payment

    Naturally, if you’re paying 6% for your mortgage and you can refinance at 5%, you’re gonna do it. Although cutting your monthly payment remains an important motive, there are at least five other reasons to consider a mortgage refinance, for long-term savings and convenience. Read the rest of this entry »

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    What Affects Credit Scores? 7 Misconceptions

    You have to keep your credit score up in case you want to take out a second mortgage orhome equity line of credit (HELOC), or get the lowest premiums on your homeowners insurance. Here’s the 411 on how various money management tactics goose up or ding your credit score. Read the rest of this entry »

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    How to Hurricane-Proof Windows

    Hurricanes are scary enough, but the idea of broken glass flying through your living room at 155 mph is downright terrifying. Add to that the scary thought that hurricane winds coming in through broken windows can create dangerous pressures inside your home that can collapse your walls and roof. Read the rest of this entry »

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