Cost Savers and Budgeting Tips

Home expenses can severely diminish your day-to-day savings. Home Matters experts believe in finding ways to cut costs and increase your household budget. So you can spend more money on the things that truly matter. Learn tips in cost-saving strategies, energy conservation, D.I.Y. and more.

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5 Ways to Lower Your Air Conditioning & Energy Bills

Energy costs can add up quickly when you're running your air conditioner. Use these A/C tune-up tips to cut down on your bills and improve your A/C efficiency.

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How to Make Your Home More Energy Efficient

If there’s one thing we can all agree on, it’s that we’d all like cheaper power bills. Most of us would also like to reduce our homes’ carbon footprint. But how do we get there? In a survey of more than 10,000 Americans, only one in three believed their homes to be energy efficient, which could suggest a gap in knowledge of energy-efficient practices.

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What's the Difference Between Homeowners Insurance and a Home Warranty?

While they each provide protection and coverage, home insurance and home warranties offer different types of protection. Learn what each cover and why it’s a wise idea for homeowners to have both.

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