Home Remodeling

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

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

Adding or replacing a range hood is a great way to update the kitchen and improve your indoor air quality. There...

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...

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

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...

What's New

The Atlantic hurricane season has officially begun, and it’s expected to be less active than usual. The National...

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...

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.