Scary Homeowner Nightmares

NEW YORK (CNN/Money) - Pressed for time and can't do everything your home requires to keep it in tip-top shape? If so, you could be at risk for any number of disastrous situations -- from creepy, moldy crawl spaces to crawling critters.
In honor of Halloween, we're taking a look at home nightmares and giving you five tips to sidestep these hair-raising problems.
1. Don't let the vampires bite.