Home Improvement: Top Projects Under $1,000

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It's hard enough to save $1,000 for your home improvement budget. Trying to decide on the best way to spend the money can be overwhelming when you run into project-after-project that's just a little too expensive. It's easy to become so discouraged that you abandon the idea. And that's unfortunate when there are several worthwhile, reasonably priced improvements out there.

Here are 10 top home improvement projects, one of which will likely answer your needs: