Average new homeowner spends $2,700 in first 5 years on repairs

NEW YORK — Buying a new home? Be sure you like the color of those walls. A new poll finds new homeowners are most likely to put off painting over any other household repair. That’s according to a recent survey of 2,000 American homeowners, which found they were most likely to put off repainting (46%), cleaning … Continue reading Average new homeowner spends $2,700 in first 5 years on repairs