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Yard and Garden

7 Ways to Add Some Fun to Your Backyard

Tweet To maximize the potential fun that can be gleaned here though, consider what kinds of things you picture yourself doing here for fun. The options could go on for

Exterior Home

Home Improvement Projects That Require Professional Help

Tweet Adding on to Your Home One of the things you might be considering is adding on to your home. This can be a very difficult and lengthy process especially

Plumbing and Wiring Weekly Sunday Tips

Sunday Morning Tip for Jan 29: A Plumbing System Checklist

Tweet Carefully evaluate the pressure of the water – by turning on the showers and flushing the toilets. The toilets should be able to empty and fill smoothly. Also, the

Home Repairs

Old House Repairs: 4 Rebuilding Tips For Your Fixer Upper

Tweet If you opt to save some money and purchase a fixer-upper, you can guarantee that you’ll be putting some sweat equity into making it your dream home. The good

Just Bath

4 Small Things You Might Be Overlooking in Your Bathroom Remodel

Tweet If you have recently decided to tackle this project, then take a look at these different upgrades and features that many homeowners tend to overlook. The Exhaust Fan Your

Swimming Pools

Hot Tub and Spa Maintenance

Tweet While you might not need to do a ton of maintenance work on your spa, there are still certain things that need to be taken care of to keep

Energy Savings

Efficient Heating: 4 Money-Saving Ways To Keep Your House Warm

Tweet Although it’s enjoyable to feel cozy in the home, it can cost more money to keep your heater running throughout the day and night. Fortunately, there are a few

Energy Savings

8 Easy and Inexpensive Ways to Insulate Your Doors and Windows

Tweet Considering that a significant amount of heat is lost through doors and windows, proper insulation is very important to make your indoor living space cozy. Increasing Durability and Efficiency

Home Interior

Invest by Improving: 4 Home Renovations with a Great ROI

Tweet Not all improvement projects provide a good return on investment. Here are a few remodeling and updating projects that pay for themselves, and then some. 1. Install Energy-Efficient Heating

Energy Savings

Warm It Up: 4 Tips to Better Insulate Your Home

Tweet Here are four tips to improve your home’s insulation during the cold winter months. Seal Your Doors As long as your doors are relatively new, then you might be

Roofing and Gutters Weekly Sunday Tips

Sunday Morning Tip for Jan 22: Gutter Cleaning

Tweet gutter systems • gutter guards • down spouts • rain barrels • gutter cleaning Let’s View View Gutter Systems roof shingles • roof panels • flashing • ventilation •

Doors and Windows

4 Window Designs to Make Your Home Better Than Before

Tweet Here are a few ideas that are worth considering if it’s time to replace your windows. Round it Out Fan windows are great toppers for any double-hung fixture, and

Exterior Home

Structural Danger: 4 Ways Your Home’s Foundation Is At Risk

Tweet Understanding these factors can help you to take action and protect your home from costly damage. Shifting Soil Places with sandy soils may experience a loss of soil or

Outdoor Structures

Increase Your Garden Shed Space in 3 Easy Steps

Tweet If you can’t seem to cram any more items in it, you have to find an alternative way to expand it. Here are some of the ideas how to

General News

Steps to Take When Working with Lead Paint at Home

Tweet Lead used to be a common material used in paint products. Its benefits included helping paint dry faster and to resist moisture that lead to corrosion. There are still

General News

3 Simple Steps to Growing Your Home Improvement Business

Tweet Your business isn’t just important to you, it’s also necessary to the others you serve. If you want to stay in business and keep helping people, you need to

Home Interior

When DIY Home Improvement Doesn’t Make Sense

Tweet Certain tasks, such as laying tile, replacing light fixtures or installing a new bathroom vanity are well within the expertise of many weekend warriors. However, there comes a time

Garden Maintenance

Tips on How to Keep Nature Under Control in Your Garden and Yard

Tweet A wide range of garden pests and other unwanted intruders are attracted to people’s gardens and you need to find ways to control them, so that the damage they

Plumbing and Wiring

Your Old Home: 6 Signs You Need Electrical Upgrades

Tweet If uncorrected, electrical problems can cause a lot of costly damage to your structure. But how do you know if your electrical system is faulty? Here are 6 signs

Heating and Cooling Weekly Sunday Tips

Sunday Morning Tip for Jan 15: What’s New in Home Heating and Cooling

Tweet coal furnace • gas furnace • oil furnace • floor heating • radiator heating • portable heating Let’s View Shop Home Heating programmable thermostat • non-programmable thermostat • WIFI