Installing wood flooring improves the overall appearance of a room and increases the value of your home. Hardwood flooring costs vary based on the type of wood, width of the planks, stain, adhesive, and style. On average, 50-75 percent of your budget will be for materials and the rest to installation. Some contractors will include the removal of old wood flooring or carpeting with the price of installation and trim while others do not. Learn more about costs to expect when installing hardwood flooring.
While bathroom remodels have some of the highest ROI of any home renovation, costs can quickly escalated for this type of project. Factors impacting the cost of a remodel include room size, shape, number of fixtures, and changing the layout. Higher-end fixtures and finishes also increase the cost. Learn ways to save money and still get the look you want.
When you're switching out a bathtub, insulate underneath the new one to increase heat-retaining properties. Bathtub materials vary in their heat-retaining properties, and it’s easy and inexpensive to increase any bathtub’s ability to retain heat with insulation.
Refinishing hardwood floors is an excellent renovation project for homeowners whether you’re updating a single room or want to give new life into all of the flooring in your home. We're sharing tips for how to prepare and tackle a hardwood floor refinishing project.
Homeowners are choosing concrete floors for their indoor and outdoor spaces because of the material’s beauty and durability. From garage floors to basement floors, and for outdoor concrete patios, you can make your home look amazing with a stained concrete floor.
Although Cork flooring has been around for many years, the plant-based material is becoming a favorite for homeowners due to its durability, ease of cleaning, low cost, and sustainability.
A pocket door is ideal for small rooms or areas where a swinging door would take up too much space. Before cutting walls and installing a pocket door, make sure you understand its mechanics to decide whether it’s the best choice for your space.
There are many hallway lighting ideas - from low-hanging chandeliers to stylish table lamps. Learn about lighting options for adding function and style to your hallways.
Most showers lose floor space to bottles of shampoo and conditioner, shaving necessities, and soap or body wash. If you need more shower storage space, these 10 ideas will help you plan the perfect inset.
If you’re planning a home improvement project, it may cost more than it did a year ago. The coronavirus pandemic caused the price of popular building materials to go up, some to their highest levels in years.