When I bought my house, I knew that it was going to take a lot of work to get it to the point where I could live comfortably in it. I bought it from a very elderly man that didn't do much for many years to upkeep the property. At first, I tried to do all of the work myself, but after a year, and not much progress, I decided that it was time to call in a contractor for help. So, what home improvement and repair projects can you quickly and easily do on your own and what should you leave to the pros? Find out right here.