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Home Renovation

Avoid Overspending: Simple Ways You Can Stretch Your Remodeling Budget

When you remodel on budget, it can require some innovative and frugal ideas. You may not be able to save money on major or structural repairs, but there are inexpensive projects that you can save money on.


How to get the best results from the construction professionals

Pretty much every construction or remodeling project that you undertake will entail a construction or remodeling crew of some kind. When you have such a situation, it is very important that you know how to interact with the guys and the girls doing the job for you as this will reap you the best possible results of your project.

Doors and Windows

5 Reasons to Replace Your House Windows This Summer

Windows are an essential part to any home. They let in fresh air and permit the sunlight to dance across the living room. They provide home décor and they keep the warm or cool air in depending on the time of year.

Roofing and Gutters

Shingles, Tiles, Shakes, Panels? What To Consider When Choosing A Roof For Your Home

Whether it be to replace an old drafty roof, repair holes, or add value to your home, it has never been a better time to replace your roof. The national average of value added to a home following a roof replacement is $12,000.

General News

Five Roofing Options and Which One is Best for Your Home

People who are building an entirely new home or are replacing their roof are in a position to choose from different roofing options. The style of the roof is often determined by the style of the house.

Yard and Garden

Six Thrifty Ways to Create an Outdoor Entertaining Paradise

Now is the time for outdoor entertaining, but to make an outdoor party pleasantly memorable takes a bit of planning and forethought.


Safety Tips for Connecting Home Appliances

If you’ve just purchased a brand new over or dishwasher, you might be tempted to install it yourself. After all, it looks easy, right?

Just Bath

Bathroom Remodeling on a Shoestring

We know that the bathroom can often be the most expensive room in your home to remodel. Luckily, there are ways to cut corners when giving it a stylish new look, but this involves careful planning and putting in the effort yourself.

Home Renovation

Renovation Tips: Modernizing An Older Home To Preserve its Charm

Older homes have a charm and appeal that too many modern homes lack. People love the rich molding and incredible details, but they do come with their share of problems.

Home Renovation

How to Add an Affordable In-Law Suite to Your Home

As our parents age, we face big decisions. One decision may be to invite your mom or dad to move in.

Bed and Bath

Bathroom Renovation: How to Determine Costs and Priorities

There are many reasons people decide it is time for a bathroom renovation project. Maybe the bathroom is not functional anymore and the renovation is done out of necessity. Or perhaps the homeowner is looking to spruce up parts of the house in order to up their asking price.

Green Home

Five Creative Ways to Introduce a Little “Green” Into Your Home

Are you interested in reducing the carbon footprint that some people believe is the reason for recent climate changes? Would you like to save money while making your home more comfortable and eco-friendly?

Home Theater

5 Things To Remember When Upgrading Your Home Movie Theater

Having a home theater can make spending time with friends and family even more enjoyable. Since this technology continues to advance, many homeowners are constantly looking for ways to upgrade their home theaters with the latest technology.

General News

Important Spaces to Clean After Renovation

The usual weekly cleaning of your home is not such a big deal, considering that you probably perform it at least every week. That is an important activity which gives you the guarantee that you’ve taken good care of your place and that you have provided yourself and your family with the necessary sanitizing cares for a safe and healthy indoor living space.

Doors and Windows

Repair or Replace? How to Decide What to Do With Your Old Windows

Over time, your windows can become damaged or warped due to extreme temperatures, storms and other climatic shifts.

Roofing and Gutters

An Introduction to EPDM Rubber Roofing

Though it might sound like some kind of obscure sub-genre of dance music on the surface, EPDM is in fact a synthetic rubber which is used very often as a building material for modern roofing, acting as a waterproof membrane.

Home Renovation

How To Avoid The Most Common Home Renovation Mistakes

A home renovation is a great way to improve the function and style of your home. If you have decided to begin renovating your home, you may be researching contracting companies and sifting through design magazines for inspiration.

Heating and Cooling

10 Tips for Maintaining Your Home Furnace

With summer on the way, it’s the perfect time to do any necessary maintenance on your home furnace. It likely won’t be needed for several more months, so make sure to take care of any issues you might have now.


Fancy Finish: Five Tips for Finishing (and Refinishing) Your Hardwood Floor

Finishing wood floors isn’t exactly rocket science, but it can be time-consuming. If this a project you want to tackle, you’ll need to pay close attention to detail and use a great deal of patience if you want to bring your floors back to life.

Home Repairs

From Bad to Worse: Home Emergencies We All Despise

Tweet Here are four common in-home disasters and some tips on avoiding them. Septic Tank Plumbing problems are some of the most frustrating home emergencies because there is not always