Finding Cheap Furniture

Congratulations on getting your new apartment! So now you need to find some stuff to put in it. But you don’t have to break the bank to get the apartment furniture you want. Thankfully, furniture is one area of recycling that has been around for ages, and you can create a look you’ll love with low-priced or free items found using the various methods below.

Childproofing Your Home

Keeping your home a safe place for children is a crucial step in home maintenance. About 2.3 million children are accidentally injured every year, and more than 2,500 are killed, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. After having children, be sure to make the necessary home improvements to protect your loved ones. Here are some tips to help you.

What Happens at Closing When You Purchase a Home?

A home closing is the event that marks your move from prospective home buyer to official home owner. When closing day rolls around, you won’t have to do much more than sign a few papers and possibly sign over some money. But it is important to know what you’re signing and understand the legal matters involved in the closing process. This guide gives you an overview of what happens at closing so you know what to expect when this big day rolls around.

U.S. home-buying season finally signaling a recovery

WASHINGTON-April 16, 2012- Five years after the housing bust sent sales and prices plunging, the spring home-buying season is pointed to a long-awaited recovery.

More Americans upbeat about homebuying

WASHINGTON-April 9, 2012-According to Freddie Mae’s March 2012 consumer attitudinal National Housing Survey, more Americans may decide the time is right to but a home.