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Top Five Money Savings Tips for New Home Construction
December 4, 2012 – 5:55 am | 2 Comments
Top Five Money Savings Tips for New Home Construction

Save Big The Next Time You Build
Considering how fragile the economy is right now and how timid banks are to loan money for new homes I thought I’d share my experience with saving money on …

Buying Blinds Online
August 20, 2012 – 6:11 am | No Comment
Buying Blinds Online

More Choices Online
Most every home has blinds or needs blinds. Over the years I’ve noticed a huge increase in online window blind retailers offering all types of blinds from everyday aluminum blinds to really nice …

Construction Estimating – Creating a Preliminary Budget
October 26, 2011 – 7:51 am | 3 Comments
Construction Estimating – Creating a Preliminary Budget

Construction Estimating
Readers often email me asking how much a new home will cost to build. Construction estimating is a complicated process that takes years to refine. However, with a few basic guidelines a homeowner can …

Do-It-Yourself (DIY) and Save Money
February 11, 2011 – 5:38 am | 4 Comments
Do-It-Yourself (DIY) and Save Money

DIY Can Save Big Money
Long before I was professionally employed in the construction industry (I was a practicing civil and structural engineer) I was tackling every home improvement project I could think of around our …

Lowes Coupon: 2013 10% Off Moving Coupon
December 4, 2010 – 7:00 pm | 9 Comments

Get 10% of with a Lowes Coupon
NOTE: Home Construction & Improvement is not affiliated with Lowe’s.
Looking for a Lowes Coupon? Want to save 10% on a major purchase at Lowe’s? Have you moved recently …

The Home Depot is Helping Lead The Way with LED’s
October 16, 2010 – 1:30 pm | 2 Comments
The Home Depot is Helping Lead The Way with LED’s

LED Lighting For Homes
For several years we’ve all become quite familiar with LED flash lights how little energy they take to operate. Over the same time period I’ve been waiting with great anticipation for the …

Programmable Thermostats Save Money
October 14, 2010 – 5:41 am | 6 Comments
Programmable Thermostats Save Money

Save Energy With Programmable Thermostats
Using programmable digital thermostats save money. I can’t stress enough how making an investment in programmable digital thermostats can really pay off with your heating and cooling bills and save you …

Top 10 Ways To Save Money Building Your New House
August 29, 2010 – 12:00 pm | 11 Comments
Top 10 Ways To Save Money Building Your New House

One of the most frequent questions I get from folks is:

“How can I save money building a new house?”

Ways To Save Money
Building a new house is very expensive and very stressful. Today more and more …