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Surviving a Home Renovation Project


While it may look like constant fun and joy on television, home renovation is among the most stressful projects a couple will undertake. Over time, the project can expose or even cause serious relationship problems. You should be aware that most couples who renovate a home together do not agree on every last detail. And there are many details to be sorted out. There is the budget, the timeline, design elements, who to hire, etc. Preparing yourself for the stress and impending frustration will help your relationship in the long run. 

Communication is the key to working together. Based on the principles of successful communication, these suggestions are intended to help couples get through the work while keeping their relationship intact. The infographic, found below, offers 10 tips to help couples navigate their major home remodel project.

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