Summer is in full swing now. Make sure you and your home are prepared for the blazing heat, unpredictable weather and summer-loving bugs.
The cost of owning a home goes well beyond the price you paid for the house itself. When something breaks, you have to fix it, and those repairs can be costly. You can't foresee or avoid every home repair, but some regular maintenance can save you hundreds -- maybe thousands -- on some of these big ones.