We purchased a HUD home this spring for a shockingly inexpensive amount of $135,000. It had “good bones”, as they say, but needed some intense scrubbing and painting, along with little repairs to the electric and plumbing. The painting and planting of lots of trees and plants brought this cottage to life and we love it. As we go onward with this project we have decided not to spend any more money due to other issues and wanting to save like crazy. We are using what we have already. When we painted the house, I had chosen different colors for … Continue reading Having fun and spending nothing on fixing up your cottage.