Reuse or Replace? How to Save Money on Your Remodel the Smart Way

So you’re trying to save money on your remodel. Welcome to the (highly populous) club! And while choosing to remodel your home shows that you’re willing to spend time and money, I don’t think anyone is opposed to saving a couple of bucks. There are many ways you can save money in a remodel. You can choose moderately priced materials. You can manage the work yourself (though you may spend extra money on headache medication or therapy). But one of the most common money-saving strategies is for people to reuse certain items (usually higher-dollar pieces) from their existing home. Read more.