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...

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...

Vinyl siding has long been a great choice for homes because it requires almost no maintenance and is...

Most appliances have an average life span of anywhere from 10 to 20 years. Unless you are “fortunate” enough to...

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...

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

What's New

If you’re big on the soothing power of a hot bath after a long day, a bathtub upgrade could be your dream home...

If poor ventilation is turning your bathroom into a Petri dish, it’s time to call in an HVAC pro to install a fan....

Outdoor kitchens are a growing trend, and for good reason. If you’re big on summer barbecues but tired of running...

Need to update the bathroom in an old house? You can get a lot more room in a small space by replacing an old tub...

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.