EMERGENCY! Or Just Minor Inconvenience?

EMERGENCY! Or Just Minor Inconvenience?

What a wonderful weekend we had. Sun was out, birds were singing and our water heater stopped working….wait. WHAT?! Yup, it finally happened. Owning a home had finally caught up to us and we were about to fork out some serious dough to get our precious hot water back. People had warned us about the "true" cost of home ownership. Many people said homes are a burden compared to renting because of all the repair costs. And it seemed like we were about to prove them right by forking out $1000+ on our first home repair ever. Be Prepared And then I remembered that we had actually … [Read more...]