Do It Yourself
From simple home repairs to high-scale improvements, DIY projects can provide an enjoyable experience and rewarding results.
Planning a home improvement project this year? You’re not alone.
Tackling a do-it-yourself project may seem like a great idea at the time and it could potentially save you money. However, Consumer Editor Susan Koeppen found out how you could end up spending more money and needing more time on your project than you expected.
Whether it’s the economy or the popularity of home improvement shows fueling what seems to be a “DIY movement,” more and more people are opting to take on household task themselves.
The latest news about health care reveals that just over half of Americans have put off some sort of care because of the cost. But there are ways to cut costs without risking your health. CBS’s Dorothy Tucker takes a look at the latest order-your-own blood tests that get results without breaking the bank.