Home Remodeling

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

Late summer to early fall is the perfect time of year for home...

LESLIE: Bruce in Nebraska has a painting question. What can we do for you?

BRUCE: Yeah, I’ve got a little house...

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

Repair & Improve

With winter around the corner, now is a good time to start thinking about how you'll warm up those cold rooms. If...

The fall season evokes thoughts of home and hearth, as families and friends eagerly anticipate reconnecting with...

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...

Ideas & Solutions

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

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

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

Looking for ways to improve energy efficiency and reduce waste and water use? Plus maybe save some money and...

What's New

It’s as much of a tradition as the feast itself: Living off Thanksgiving leftovers for weeks while finding ways to...

If you celebrate Christmas, the annual outing to choose a tree is a favorite tradition. But the results can be a...

Many of us will be spending more and more time in the kitchen as we get ready for holiday celebrations of all...

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.