The Overspending Obsession on HGTV Needs to Stop

HGTV, I promise you can live within a budget and still style and renovate a home. Why does every single renovation show on HGTV spend more money than they really need to? Like Holmes exclusively buying the most expensive materials for your home when there are just as good, and cheaper, options out there.Β Most renovators…

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How to Have the House of your Dreams Without Buying a Mansion

When I was younger, I believed I was going to live in a giant mansion with actual directional wings. My friends would clearly live in another mansion, attached by a pool, and my parents would live in the west wing where I wouldn’t have to see them unless we really wanted to. We would eat…