Congratulations on getting that new home. You’re now both the owner — and the head of maintenance!
Watching a few YouTube videos will give you the confidence to take on small home repairs and maintenance around the house, potentially saving you hundreds — maybe thousands — of dollars on handyman and contractor costs. Now, all you need is a well-stocked homeowner toolkit.
First-time homeowner DIY tool checklist
From small stuff like a basic nail and hammer to bigger-ticket items like lawn mowers and power tools, here’s the essential new homeowner tool checklist.