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...

If you're thinking of skipping that dreaded chore of leaf raking this fall - forget it!  There are several reasons...

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...

According to the United States Flag Code: "No disrespect should be shown to the flag of the United States of...

LESLIE: Howard in New York needs some help with a cinder block situation. Tell us what’s going on.

HOWARD: Yeah,...

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...

A backyard barbecue skips the formalities and fills a patio with friends who answer the call of “come and get it”...

This year’s allergy season has been one of the worst in recent memory due to what some have called a pollen...

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This year’s allergy season has been one of the worst in recent memory due to what some have called a pollen...

Attendees continued to network, have fun and post as the sun set on the 70th anniversary of the National Hardware...

Held annually in Las Vegas, the National Hardware Show is the event of the year for the home improvement industry....

Who doens't love a secret compartment? You can conceal valuables in the coolest way possible with these secret...

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.