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Home Maintenance 101: 7 Things Every Home Owner Should Know

 7 Things Every Homeowner Should Know
When you move into your first (or second or forever) home, there are a few things you should know how to do:

1. Fix a leaky toilet.
2. Repair drywall holes.
3. Adjust cabinet doors.
4. Open a stuck window.
5. Stop a leaking faucet.
6. Silence door squeaks.
7. Turn off the main water line.

Find out how to solve all these common homeowner maintenance issues here:

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7 Things New Homeowners Don’t Realize They Have To Do

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When you move in to your new home, there will be joy and relief and excitement.  But don’t forget there there are also new responsibilities!

First time buyers are often accustomed to having a landlord take care of things for them, so learning to doing it yourself, can be a bit of an adjustment.

BrightNest offers some great suggestions for getting started:

1.  Prepare for Breakage
2.  Form an Inspection Habit
3.  Buy a Bunch of Furnace Filters
4.  Get to Know Your Appliances
5.  Take Advantage of Tax Credits
6.  Start Keeping Records
7.  Beef Up Your Insurance

Read all the details at BrightNest.

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