If you have items and materials already on hand, you’ll obviously end up spending a lot less than you ordinarily would. If you want to be a little greener and more sustainable, this will help with that too.
You don’t necessarily have to hire someone else to do the job for you if you know how to do it yourself. You may not get as good of results or quality but at least you won’t spend hours waiting around while they work their magic!
When you’re looking to make improvements to your home but you want to keep costs low, you should try to slow things down. Doing so helps to spread those costs over a longer period of time, which is usually more sustainable and easier to digest from a financial point of view.