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Custom Rock Pools
Uniting your pool with the natural landscape and features of your home takes careful planning. In addition to building traditional pools, many designers like to create what’s known as a ‘negative edge effect’.

The Handyman’s Corner

Water Source
Depending on where your home is located, your water source may be a public or private well, or your city’s local water supply. All of these water sources have their advantages and disadvantages.

Buying a Home
These days there are many options when buying a home. You need to research where to find the listings, what type of home you’d like to purchase, financing availability, and location.

General Information
For the do-it-yourself roofer there are some things you should know before starting a large project on your roof. General maintenance, costs, fire-proofing and warranties are a few topics to be aware of.

Moving Tips

General Information
Making the big move, but don’t know where to start? Check out these articles before going any further.

Money Matters
Get on top of your moving costs before they get on top of you.

Moving Check Lists
Feeling overwhelmed? Use these checklists to keep your move on the right track.

Moving Tips
Better your move with some hints that you may have overlooked in the rush.


Mortgage Calculators

Adjustable Rate Mortgage Calculator
Mortgage APR Calculator
15 Year vs. 30 Year Mortgage
Mortgage Loan Calculator
Mortgage Payoff
Mortgage Points Calculator
Refinance Breakeven
Mortgage Tax Savings

Renters Guide

Rent vs. Buy
Are you better off buying your home, or should you continue to rent?

Loan & Line Payment
This calculator helps determine your loan or line payment.

Refinance Interest Savings
Use this calculator to see how much interest you can save by refinancing your mortgage.

Amortizing Loan Calculator
Enter your desired payment – and let us calculate your loan amount. Or, enter in the loan amount and we will calculate your monthly payment.

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