There's almost nothing more exciting than moving into a new home. In many cases, you've worked hard to save up the money needed, spent a handful of days touring open houses and driving through neighborhoods, and had a lot of conversations with family members and friends about your desire to move. Although it might feel li...

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Your home is a constant project. Fixing plumbing and shoveling the driveway may not be fun, but they are necessary. After finishing the chores, a new project can seem like a hassle, but with these easy home renovations, your house can truly become a home, without breaking your back or your bank account. Install Ext...

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In a society where communication technologies consistently invite people into our lives, it’s nice to have a sanctuary from the public. But much like our wireless routers and cell phone conversations, our homes may not be as secure as we think. Here are seven potential vulnerabilities, and their solutions, that likely esc...

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Are you thinking about moving to a big city? If so, you might want to take some time to look through the infographic we've put together below. In it, we're listing the safest and less safe neighborhoods in a few of America's largest metropolitan areas. What you read may surprise you. Take a look: To embed this info...

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As much as we’d love to believe that our home is a fortress, extra precautions can always be taken to better ensure our safety. In the case of unique circumstances, however, being reactive is just as important as being proactive. Here are ten scenarios that should ...

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Understanding the importance of security means understanding your area's risk. Because of widely varying economic and demographic profiles, identifying your individual danger can help determine whether a security system is worth the investment. For the fol...

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Human beings love stability. Settling down in an ideal location and grow old there is an idea that’s both attractive, and rare. Moves are inevitable in our long lives and knowing what you’re in for is a key part of the process. Here are eight essential questions to ask before uprooting your family, your career, and your p...

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