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Pro or no? For these 10 home projects, here's when to hire an expert
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Pro or no? For these 10 home projects, here's when to hire an expert

When it comes to maintenance and repairs, professional labor can be one of the more costly portions of a homeowner’s budget. While many people opt to save cash by doing work themselves, not everyone possesses the skills necessary to fix their own homes (even with the help of online instructional videos).

Attempting a DIY project without careful preparation and a complete knowledge of the task could result in expenses that far exceed the cost of a contractor.

Even if you have the experience and know-how, it’s important to consider the time, materials, tools and permits required for your home-improvement project. Here’s how to know which projects you can tackle yourself and which you should probably leave to the experts:

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