Death of the 'McMansion': Era of Huge Homes Is Over – m.cnbc.com
McMansion will still have its market. But those huge homes built in small communities on a tiny lot, and only about 5 feet apart from each other, will probably see the end of their days.
Fixing decayed (rotted) wood using an epoxy penetrant and filler - Fixing Our Historic House – hereandthere.org
A nice article on using epoxy penetrants/consolidants to fix rotted wood in old house. It is most definitely the cheaper way comparing with replacing the wood.
This is by far the best article that I can find about wall repairing and wall fasteners.
What is a Credit Union and where to find one – asmarterchoice.org
This site's traffic has jumped eightfold since the Bank of America announced the debit card fee a few weeks ago. The election only happens every few years but you can vote with your money every day. If you are not happy with the moves that large banks are pulling these days, join a Credit Union!
Four Overlooked Homeownership Costs: Financial News - Yahoo! – biz.yahoo.com
Here are some overlooked homeownership costs. Owning a piece of property is a type of investment, however these hidden costs have to be considered.
Home buyer's Guide - a list of things a home buyer should know – findmyroof.com
Buying a home is one of the most important personal and financial decisions you'll ever make. This step-by-step guide will help you find and buy your first home.