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Want to know how much it costs to drill a water well? You're not alone. I'm sharing all the best tips from a custom homebuilder - to help you dig own well.

Here's a list of what homeowners insurance covers and what homeowners insurance doesn't cover. Plus, what you can do about it to protect yourself!

Concrete Cement Differences

Trying to decide between concrete vs cement? They have very specific uses. Cement is rarely used by itself. Concrete is used in most building projects.

Traditional air conditioners are the norm in most homes. But evaporative air conditioning is better. See why evaporative cooling is best for your home.


Wondering about the best insulation material for your home? See which residential insulating products can be added to your attic. Attic insulation 101!


Window labels make it easier to comparison shop for new home windows. Before you go window shopping, here's what you need to know about replacement windows.

See what a real estate auction or house auction sale is like. Plus tips to help you prepare for the auction and feel comfortable bidding at a house auction.

Choosing a clay tile roof presents a challenge because there are so many different styles, colors, types and grades. This guide should help you decide how to choose the best clay tile for your roof.

Want to spend less on your home insurance? Aside from raising your deductible, there are a number of other things you can do to lower your home insurance rates.