If you have recently purchased a home it is easy to get caught up in all the excitement of owning your own home. Rushing renovations so you can enjoy your home sooner is very common. However, the time after you first gain possession of your home is very important. Many mistakes can happen during this time. Do you know how much you should spend on remodeling? Are you doing the repairs yourself? Are you filing your home improvement receipts? These are a few things to keep in mind when you are a new homeowner. For more information on common mistakes recent homeowners make click here.