If you are considering finishing the lower level of your home, adding egress windows and doors for additional entry points and natural light, or seeking home maintenance tips, be sure to search our archive of articles for design ideas and how-to’s. You’ll find suggestions for whole-house appliance maintenance as well as basement layout and design concepts which can be incorporated into your basement remodeling project plan.
Smart home technology has finally caught up to the bathroom with smart showers, which are about much more than treating you and your family to perfect water temperature every time.
Discover the source of a water heater leak and learn the do-it-yourself steps to remedy the most common culprits.
While both foundation types are used extensively, each one is best suited to specific situations and conditions. Keep reading to find out the seven biggest differences between two popular foundation types.
By familiarizing yourself with these tips for installing trim, you’ll be well on your way to a professional finish that you can take pride in.
If you feel that your home’s water pressure is subpar, use our guide to determine what’s to blame and find out how you can fix it.
For a little low-cost inspiration, check out these 10 bathroom transformations that required just paint, along with a smattering of creativity and a fair amount of determination.
Some of the best home upgrades improve your health as well as your house, and can boost resale value as well. Though the initial costs for a few of these improvements are high, you'll reap savings over time and experience immediate health benefits.
Whether you're fine-tuning choices for a bathroom remodel or just fed up with a drippy drizzle [...]
Learn how to maintain ideal moisture levels in the air to protect your family’s health and comfort, as well as the structural integrity of your house.
Here are the 15 most popular home improvement projects in the country, according to the most current remodeling survey [...]
Choosing the right bathtub size is crucial, whether remodeling an older bathroom or adding a new one. And these days, bathtubs come in more sizes, shapes, and depths than ever, so the key is determining which will fit both your lifestyle and your square footage.
To decide what will work best in your home, first get to know what separates the two options with these key points in the case of prefinished vs. unfinished hardwood flooring.
Whether it’s putting the wrong things down the garbage disposal or doing a bad DIY job, you may be putting your plumbing at risk. To avoid a large plumbing emergency, stop doing these 10 things.
Certain home improvement projects are best suited for spring and summer, for instance, painting the exterior or power-washing the driveway. But you can—and should—take care of important maintenance tasks, even in the coldest weather.
Every homeowner should know how to find a water leak. Read on for advice on determining whether you’ve sprung one and how to identify its location so you can nip the plumbing problem in the bud.
Run through these eight comparisons—furnaces vs. heat pumps—to find out which one is best suited to your heating needs.
Learn how to detect a gas leak and protect your home and loved ones from harm with just a handful of pro-rated tools.
When you own a home, it never seems to be quite finished. If you're busy dreaming up new projects for the new year, check out this top 10 list of renovation trends for 2020.