Three Simple Ways to Keep Your Home Looking New

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It’s a great feeling to be able to own a home. Over time, almost anyone can start to feel a little too at home in their residence. In 2015, statistics reported that 30% of people wanted to purchase a home to have something of their own. It makes sense to do all you can to ensure your new home continues to look that way. In this post, you will learn three ways to keep your new home looking brand new.

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    Homes across the nation are flooded with endless amounts of mail. Buying a new home will keep you safe from mailing up for the near future. Eventually, you are likely to find that you’ve got mail in Continue reading

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I'm Allison Plank, and this is my blog, Family Issues Online. As a recent divorcee and single mom to my 3-year-old, my life revolves around my daughter. I started this website to help families through their issues. I hope you enjoy the site, learn a few things or maybe teach a few :) Feel free to comment on topics that interest you, and ask some questions of your own!

Home Maintenance Costs Become Extensive in Older Homes

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The maintenance on the 19-year old home has become expensive and a burden. After having three large windows replaced a year ago, you now find yourself paying for the residing and painting of the entire exterior. Luckily, an insurance settlement paid for the replacement of a damaged roof. It paid for the installation of new gutters and downspouts as well. Just when you think that you have finally caught up and have paid for the last major improvement, another emergency arises. Luckily, you have already paid to get your two daughters through college, but the stress and cost of maintaining the large 3,000 square foot three story home is ridiculous. You are ready for something smaller. Something with less maintenance.
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About Allison Plank

I'm Allison Plank, and this is my blog, Family Issues Online. As a recent divorcee and single mom to my 3-year-old, my life revolves around my daughter. I started this website to help families through their issues. I hope you enjoy the site, learn a few things or maybe teach a few :) Feel free to comment on topics that interest you, and ask some questions of your own!

Top Three Most Important Things To Consider When Buying A Home

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Buying a new home can be very stressful — think, signing and applying for a mortgage, figuring out how to sell your old home, and the search for the perfect house for your needs. But it doesn’t need to be a source of anxiety — in fact, it should be fun!

The key to looking for a new home is to ask yourself what you want — do you want to live in the suburbs, or the city? In a survey of 1,500 Millennials who were looking to purchase a home, 66% preferred suburban locations, while 24% preferred rural and 10% looked in the central city area of metro areas. Ask yourself what your priorities and goals are before you set out house hunting. Check out this list of common ideas to get you started:

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About Allison Plank

I'm Allison Plank, and this is my blog, Family Issues Online. As a recent divorcee and single mom to my 3-year-old, my life revolves around my daughter. I started this website to help families through their issues. I hope you enjoy the site, learn a few things or maybe teach a few :) Feel free to comment on topics that interest you, and ask some questions of your own!