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Budget-Friendly Home Improvement Ideas That Add Value

Everyone’s always looking for ways to increase their home’s value without breaking the bank. It’s a common misconception that you need to spend a fortune on home improvements to see a significant increase in property value. That’s not always the case.

In fact, there are numerous budget-friendly home improvement ideas that can add substantial value to your home. These improvements won’t just enhance your living space; they’ll also attract potential buyers if you’re planning to sell. Let’s dive into some of these cost-effective strategies that’ll give your home

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Easy ways to update your home on a budget

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If only you could make your home look fresher, cleaner and bigger — without the hefty price tag that goes along with home renovation!

Here’s some good news: there are easy ways to update your home on a budget. And if you’re trying to sell your house — or you might eventually try — realtors and interior designers are brimming with

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International Designs Group Enters Into Agreement To Be Acquired by the Home Depot

With a focus on the Pro Customer, the Company will continue its expansion under the Construction Resources umbrella.

International Designs Group Acquired by The Home Depot.International Designs Group is a leading distribution company specializing in supplying high-quality materials for the kitchen and bath industry.

The Home Depot, the world’s largest home improvement retailer, has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire International Designs Group (IDG), a Mill Point Capital platform company which owns and operates Construction Resources and other design-oriented subsidiaries. IDG is a leading supplier of home products for the construction and design industry.

IDG is known for its impressive portfolio of well-established companies, including Construction Resources, United Materials, European Granite and Marble, Marva, and Cancos Tile & Stone.

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Can’t afford high mortgage rate but want a new home? Try these projects

When the pandemic brought on record-low mortgage rates, many Americans bought new homes or refinanced.

Fast-forward about three years to now when rates have nearly doubled, though, and a lot of those people are realizing a claustrophobic truth: That great deal has now shackled them to a property they might have outgrown.

But if you’re in that situation, you’re not without options.

Many homeowners are now reinventing their houses rather than trading up to a different house and a much higher rate.

“With low inventory levels in the housing market, many Twin Cities homeowners are turning to home improvement projects

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Your Valuable Home Podcast & Award-Winning Interior Designer, Donna Hoffman, Offer FREE E-Book For Design-It-Yourselfers

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Your Valuable Home Podcast is presented by our sponsor, ProVia, manufacturers of doors, windows, siding, stone and roofing.

Every Design-It-Yourselfer needs to listen to Donna Hoffman on Your Valuable Home and download her FREE e–book” – Ron Melk, Producer and Co-host, Your Valuable Home

WASHINGTON CROSSING, PA, UNITED STATES, May 7, 2023/einpresswire.com / — Listeners of the popular Your Valuable Home Podcast will be able to download the 93-page e-book, What Would an Interior Designer Do…Checklist Your Way to a Great Room by multi-award-winning interior designer, Donna Hoffman The e-book – normally sold for $27 – is

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That Instagram Dream Home Will Have to Wait


Three years into the pandemic, America’s better-home obsession is fading fast.

The thirst for $13,000 leather couches, $1,200 coffee tables and $100 lamps that led to a boom for Williams-Sonoma Inc. and R-H Inc. and resurrected the fortunes of Wayfair Inc. looks solidly in the past. Inflation is driving people to buy less of the nice-to-have home purchases and more of the need-to-have. For anyone riding high on the home investing boom, that bubble has burst.

Look no further than Thursday’s bleak retail numbers. November retail sales fell by the most in nearly a year,

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Topps Tiles delivers record sales as home improvement boom continues

TTopps Tiles has posted record annual revenues for the second year in a row as the home improvement boom continues post-pandemic.
// Topps Tiles has delivered record annual revenues for a second year
// The retailer said adjusted profits for the year are expected to be towards the upper end of market expectations

Topps Tiles has posted record annual revenues for the second year in a row as the home improvement boom continues post-pandemic.

The specialist DIY and home improvement retailer now expects profits to be towards the upper end of market expectations after group sales in the 52-week period reached £247.3m, a second consecutive record year of turnover, with year-on-year sales growth of 10.6%.

The business said it continued to

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Diamond Hill Capital Believes The Home Depot (HD) has Huge Growth Potential

Diamond Hill Capital, an investment advisor, released its “Large Cap Concentrated Strategy” second quarter 2022 investor letter. A copy of the same can be downloaded here. The second quarter was challenging for US stocks, and the large-cap Russell 1000 Index fell by more than 16%. Despite a challenging second quarter, the fund outperformed the Russell 1000 Index. The stock selection in technology, consumer discretionary, healthcare, consumer staples, and industrials sectors contributed positively to the fund’s performance in the quarter. In addition, you can check the top 5 holdings of the fund to know its best choices in 2022.

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FirstPurpose Wealth LLC Acquires 236 Shares of The Home Depot, Inc. (NYSE:HD)

FirstPurpose Wealth LLC raised its holdings in The Home Depot, Inc. (NYSE:HDGet Rating) by 12.3% in the second quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 2,159 shares of the home improvement retailer’s stock after purchasing an additional 236 shares during the period. FirstPurpose Wealth LLC’s holdings in Home Depot were worth $592,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

A number of other institutional investors and hedge funds have also recently made changes to their positions in HD. Norges Bank bought a new position in

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Washington Trust Advisors Inc. Has $2.45 Million Holdings in The Home Depot, Inc. (NYSE:HD)

Washington Trust Advisors Inc. lessened its stake in The Home Depot, Inc. (NYSE:HDGet Rating) by 6.6% in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 8,923 shares of the home improvement retailer’s stock after selling 629 shares during the quarter. Washington Trust Advisors Inc.’s holdings in Home Depot were worth $2,447,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Several other large investors also recently made changes to their positions in the stock. McDonald Partners LLC raised its stake in Home Depot by

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