Regardless of whether you just moved in, or moved out, homeowners are always looking for ways to improve their homes. New paint, new carpet, and new furniture are just a few improvements homeowners frequently invest in. Good Housekeeping recommends you know that each investment has a certain longevity to it. We found the recommendations. Check out the list below.
|Carpet, rugs||With care, at least 15 years|
|Interior paint||5 years|
|Upholstery||With care, if upholstery is made of tightly woven fabric in a long-wearing fiber, at least 15 years|
|Wood furnitire (tables, dressers, desks, etc.)||With care, generations|