Do It Yourself Or Pay the Expert?
They make it look so easy on all the home shows to renovate your kitchen, add a bathroom or even make a brand new sidewalk to your entryway. Certainly in today's economy the do-it-yourself (DIY) route is tempting, but is that home improvement job really that simple?
In a recent interview, Angie Hicks, founder of Angie's List pointed out that some DIY jobs end in disaster. More than 136,000 DIY injuries require medical attention annually. As many as 35,000 injuries were from nail guns. So, how do you decide to DIY or pay the expert?
Before you begin a DIY project, ask yourself three questions:
Do you have the right training and experience? Read Full Post →
Do you ha...