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The Top Home Improvements Homeowners Delayed Due to COVID-19


Mar 16, 2021 by Barbara Bellesi Zito

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Delayed repair Percentage of homeowners
Broken appliance(s) 34.3
Water damage 30.9
Electrical issues 29.8
Roof repair 28.9
AC repair 24.9
Siding repair 22.6
Pipe repair or installation 22.5
Heating repair 20.5
Water heater repair or replacement 19.9
Mold removal 17.5
Termite damage 16.9
Foundation repair 16.9
HVAC system repair 15.7
Septic system repair 13.7
Other 8.8

Source: Sears Home Services survey.

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