Home Remodeling

Converting a garage into a spare room can be a cost effective way to add useable living space to your home, and...

In the 20 years I spent as a professional home inspector, the top three problems my home-buying clients were...

Attic spaces are tough to work in.  Since they are outside the “living space” of your home, finding the right...

As long as there have been homes, there have been home repairs. If you know the age of your home, however,...

Repair & Improve

If you’re looking for a natural, non-toxic wood stain, you might want to raid your kitchen. Coffee, tea, vinegar,...

Adding garage heating is a task that has become very common for homeowners. Most families rarely use their garage...

If you live in an older home, you might have a curtain rod conundrum. You may have plaster walls that crumble...

Water heaters use a lot of energy. In fact, they are the second-largest energy user in the home, and as they age...

Ideas & Solutions

For home sellers, home inspections can be like a scene from a reality television show. Strangers arrive at your...

Gutter guards are products that address the very reason this season is called "fall." Besides tumbling...

Love grilling up dinner? You can actually do it year-round if you know how to tackle the challenges of grilling...

How do you estimate utility costs in a new home?  Whether you’re moving into your first home or upgrading to a...

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Love grilling up dinner? You can actually do it year-round if you know how to tackle the challenges of grilling...

There’s nothing like a crackling fire on a cold, winter evening. But building and stoking that fire can be...

By Joseph Truini

There’s no such thing as a typical chandelier, which is why shopping for one is so much fun....


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How to Install a Chandelier
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