Home Remodeling

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

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...

Repair & Improve

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

This is Part I of a two-part series. Stay tuned for Tom’s story to follow!

When we bought our home, the kitchen...

In the security of your own home, it’s easy to avoid thinking about how comfortable a burglar could get while...

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

Ideas & Solutions

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

LESLIE: Charles in New York is feeling the chill and needs some help with a space heater. What can we do for...

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

Believe it or not, your local electric company actually wants you to save money. They are introducing new ways...

What's New

Need more room in your home? It could be underneath your feet. The basement is a tremendous bonus area, a huge...

By Jeb Buffington, Pneumatic Fasteners Merchant, The Home Depot

Nailers are having a major moment right...

by Yuka Kato for Fixr.com

The summer months bring outdoor fun for many families. Unfortunately, they can also...

So, you’ve found some extra space in your home and want to make it functional. What’s the first step? It’s...

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.