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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The Pros and Cons of Interlocking Shingles

If you are looking to install a new roof, you will face a lot of questions. Unfortunately, you can’t just choose a color and call it a day as a roof installer finishes the job. You need to choose the…
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Easy Home Improvements that Increase Value

Whether you’re looking to sell your humble abode or just simply want to make some updates, sprucing up your home shouldn’t leave you eating ramen noodles for the next year. Save your bank account and your sanity by trying out…
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Your Wild Home 8-25

National Dog Day Inspired Home Improvement Projects

Some things just go together: Wine and cheese, Wine and pizza... You get the picture. One pair that isn't commonly associated is dogs and home repair. Probably with good reason, too. The last time I tried to do a home improvement…
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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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YWH 6-30

10 Tips to Save on Summer Cooling Costs

One of my favorite parts of summer is basking in the warm sun. Unfortunately, though, it tends to get uncomfortably hot, fairly quickly. Soon, much of summer means that you're stuck in an air-conditioned room with fans blasting nearly everywhere…
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YWH 6-23

How to Make Your Office Dog-Friendly

Tomorrow is my favorite holiday of the year! Friday, June 24, is “Take Your Dog to Work Day,” and if the thought of having bringing your pup to work delights you, you’re not alone. Research has shown that dogs in the workplace…
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