It’s New Year’s again. Time for resolutions, right? If you’re like most people, those resolutions are directed toward self-improvement— lose weight, stick to a budget, read more— most of us make countless lists! Many people also turn home improvement goals, things like fixing the foundation or replacing the carpet, into resolutions. They make “To Do Lists” for the coming year. But you don’t have to begin 2019 with a long list of home maintenance or repairs. Instead, don’t even think about picking up a hammer or screwdriver, just check out these 5 reasons for skipping home repairs this year.