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FHA Loans

  • FHA Loans
  • What can I do with an FHA loan?
  • Mortgage limits
  • Am I eligible for an FHA loan?
  • Credit Reports & Credit Scores
  • Your credit report
  • Your credit score
  • Improve your credit score
  • Credit counseling
  • Debt-to-Income Ration
  • Mortgage Insurance
  • MIPs
  • FHA MIP refunds
  • Tracers
  • Appraisals & Inspections
  • How Much Does It Cost?
  • The Loan Estimate
  • Common Fees
  • Purchase Loans
  • One- to four-family home mortgage insurance
  • Mortgage insurance for disaster victims
  • Mortgage insurance for older, declining areas
  • Mortgage insurance for condominium units
  • Insured mortgages on Hawaiian home lands
  • Mortgage insurance programs on Indian Reservations and other restricted lands
  • Manufactured homes loan insurance
  • Good neighbor next door
  • Rehabilitation Loans
  • Rehabilitation loan insurance
  • Energy efficient mortgage
  • Property improvement loan insurance
  • Refinance Loans
  • Streamline refinance
  • Short refinance
  • Reverse Mortgages
  • Home equity conversion mortgage
  • Types of Mortgage Payments
  • Fixed rate
  • Graduated payment
  • Growing equity
  • Adjustable rate
  • Resources

 

  • Pages: 48
  • Physical Size: Pocket Guide 48-00 3.75″ x 5.5″
  • Product Code: 01-0985-000-01
  • ISBN: 978-1-62350-664-3
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Pool & Spa Safety

  • Pool & Spa Safety
  • How safe is your pool?
  • Basic rules
  • Safety Skills & Devices
  • CPR
  • Pool safety toolkit
  • Personal flotation devices
  • Drowning Prevention
  • Drain Covers & Entrapment
  • Barriers & Access
  • Diving Boards & Slides
  • Weather Hazards
  • Recreational Water Illnesses
  • Disinfecting Water
  • Handling Chemicals
  • Electrical Hazards
  • Resources

 

  • Pages: 24
  • Physical Size: Pocket Guide 24-00 3.75″ x 5.5″
  • Product Code: 01-0820-004-01
  • ISBN: 978-1-62350-362-8
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Pool & Spa Maintenance Made Easy

  • Pool & Spa Basics
  • Water Balance
  • Filtering Time
  • Testing the Water
  • Total Alkalinity
  • Calcium Hardness
  • pH Level
  • Total Dissolved Solids
  • Sanitation & Oxidation
  • Treating the Water
  • Equipment Maintenance
  • Pool & Spa Upkeep
  • Troubleshooting Chart

 

  • Pages: 24
  • Physical Size: Pocket Guide 24-00 3.75″ x 5.5″
  • Product Code: 01-0740-004-01
  • ISBN: 978-1-62350-204-1
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Basic Lawn Care

  • Lawn Care Basics
  • Turf problems
  • Selecting a Type of Grass
  • Warm-season grasses
  • Cool-season grasses
  • Sowing Seeds
  • Laying Sod
  • Mowing Your Lawn
  • Watering Your Lawn
  • Fertilizing Your Lawn
  • Aerating the Soil
  • Dethatching Your Lawn
  • Weeds, Pests & Diseases
  • Grass Alternatives
  • Resources

 

  • Pages: 24
  • Physical Size: Pocket Guide 24-00 3.75″ x 5.5″
  • Product Code: 01-0733-004-01
  • ISBN: 978-1-62350-197-6

Home Maintenance: Inspect. Prevent. Repair.

Protect your family’s most important investment. Learn how to identify, repair and prevent problems with this easy-to-follow guide to quick home maintenance.

  • Monthly home maintenance schedule and tasks
  • Home exterior and interior
  • Electricity
  • Heating and ventilation
  • Plumbing
  • Condensation and humidity

FHA Loans

“FHA loans” are mortgages made by approved lenders and insured by the Federal Housing Administration (FHA). FHA loans offer a variety of advantages over regular mortgages and they can help lower-income families and first-time homebuyers buy or build a home.

  • Qualifying for an FHA loan
  • Fees and costs of an FHA loan
  • Purchase loans
  • Rehabilitation loans

Pool & Spa Safety

Homeowners must take precautions to ensure that their pool or spa is safe to use — and used safely.

  • Safety checklist and basic pool rules
  • Drowning and entrapment prevention
  • Recreational water illnesses
  • Electrical hazards

Opening & Closing Your Pool or Spa

Whether you live in a cold or mild climate, the information in this guide can help you open and close your pool or spa.

  • Opening and closing checklists
  • Cold-climate winterizing tips
  • Spas and wooden hot tubs
  • Ideal chemical balance levels.

Pool & Spa Maintenance Made Easy

From water balance to equipment maintenance, this guide tells you what you need to know to keep your pool or spa clean and healthy.

  • Pool and spa systems
  • Testing and correcting water balance
  • Chlorination basics
  • Troubleshooting

Basic Lawn Care

From patching bare spots and laying new sod to regular maintenance, such as mowing, watering and fertilizing, this guide will help you keep your lawn thriving.

  • Patching bare spots
  • Regular upkeep
  • Weeds, pests and diseases
  • Ground covers

Easy Home Upgrades

Upgrade your home and learn new renovation skills with these step-by-step instructions for seven manageable but transformative projects.

  • Dimmer switches
  • Backsplashes
  • Kitchen cabinets
  • Shower grab bars

10 Easy Home Repairs

Performing your own simple home repairs will save you money and give you useful skills and knowledge. This guide offers tried-and-true techniques for some of the most common repairs in the home.

  • Adjusting doors
  • Replacing screens
  • Fixing cracked tile
  • Repairing drywall
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