Your Wild Home Banister Repair 12-9
Your Wild Home 10-13
YWH 7-28
YWH 7-14
YWH 7-7
Your Wild Home 3-10
Your Wild Home 3-4

Transitioning from a renter to a home buyer? You’ve come to the right place. Here, you’ll find information on everything from researching homes to signing on the dotted line, along with general advice about home repairs.

Your Wild Home Banister Repair 12-9

Easy DIY Banister Repair Tricks

You love your home, but there are always small projects that need attention. Maybe the front-porch steps are a bit shaky or the steps off the back deck feel like someone took more than a few tumbles, or maybe it’s…
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Your Wild Home 10-13

When Is It OK to Use Untreated Lumber at Home?

You found that cute DIY project on Pinterest, and now the preparation begins. So, you head over to your local hardware store and check out their lumber wares. There are many different types of wood, so you may be wondering,…
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5 DIY Tips for Your Summer Lake House or Cabin

Summer is obviously the ideal time to enjoy your lake house or cabin. Summer is also an ideal time to put a little bit of work into your property. Don’t be alarmed, though: a few small DIY projects can have…
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YWH 7-28

How to Plan for Your Home Improvement Loan Project – Series 4/4

Hey! Thanks for sticking with me through this series explaining home improvement loans. If you're just jumping in, make sure to read part one, part two, and part three before reading this post. Let me know what you think of…
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What Types of Home Improvement Loans Are Available? – Series 3/4

Hey there! Just joining us? We're in the middle of a series explaining the ins and outs of home improvement loans. Click here to read the first post that talks about what a home improvement loan is, and then click…
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YWH 7-14

Where Can I Get a Home Improvement Loan? – Series 2/4

This is the second part of my series on home improvement loans. If you're just tuning in, make sure to check out last week's post on what a home improvement loan is before you start reading this week's post! This week,…
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YWH 7-7

What is a Home Improvement Loan? – Series 1/4

As I've begun searching for my own humble abode, I've come across a topic that few realtors or home buyers are very well versed on - a home improvement loan. I've already grown to love upcycling, so it only seemed…
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How to Patch a Hole in Drywall or Plaster Walls

I still remember walking into my first off-campus apartment with my parents during college. My Dad took one look at the Hulk-Smash holes in the walls and asked, "Do you know how to patch a hole?". I politely responded, "No,…
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Your Wild Home 3-10

These 5 Home Improvement Projects Require A Contractor

Thinking about undertaking a do-it-yourself project? Are you sure you’re up to the task? Don't get me wrong, there are a lot of great guides and books out there, not to mention the click hole that is Pinterest. While handy…
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Your Wild Home 3-4

10 Tools You Need Before Starting A Home Improvement Project

How do you eat an elephant? One bite at a time. Or, at least, that’s how the saying goes. I’m not advocating eating elephants. Fairly certain you shouldn’t put Dumbo’s mom on your dinner menu. But the old adage holds…
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