When you own a home, problems can stack up fast. You might find yourself dealing with leaky pipes, a broken dishwasher, and moldy carpet in a single weekend. However, you don't have to let damage defeat you. A few years ago, my husband and I had to clean up after a devastating house fire. Fortunately, we worked with damage contractors who took the guesswork out of the process. I know that it can be hard, but it is important to realize that most things are fixable. As you go through my blog, look for advice that might help you to overcome your personal challenges as a homeowner.