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...

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

Repair & Improve

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

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

Choosing historical paint colors can be a trip back in time to discover what the colors of the past actually...

Ideas & Solutions

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

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

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

If you’re considering an updated look for your kitchen this year, mixed metals are one trend you might want to...

What's New

If you’re considering an updated look for your kitchen this year, mixed metals are one trend you might want to...

You might not give much thought to your kitchen sink, but it’s one of the most hardworking features of any...

Wondering if it’s time for new kitchen cabinets? If your kitchen remodel involves a new footprint and additional...

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

Welcome to the Money Pit website. This site is a comprehensive resource for home improvement, home remodeling and home renovation, including lots of information on kitchen remodeling and bathroom remodeling. Get advice, info and tips on everything from budgets, supplies and materials, how-to, finding a contractor and more. Remember, you can do-it-yourself… but you don’t have to do it alone.