Top 25 Biggest Renovating Mistakes

From ignoring prep work and safety to setting unrealistic budgets, find out how to avoid these mistakes and more when renovating.

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Buying Cheap Materials

Don't Sweat It host Steve Watson says, "One of the biggest mistakes that people make when it comes to home renovation (is that) they try to be cheap when they buy materials. The bottom line is, you're going to get what you pay for."

Carpenter Jimmy Little adds his two cents: "If you're going to do it, do it. If you can't afford to do it, wait."

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