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...

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

When choosing building materials for their homes, many people are drawn to natural options, especially for...

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...

Summer has just begun, and it isn’t holding back. It seems there’s plenty of heat to go around, and no shortage of...

Bathroom remodeling is often high on homeowners' wish lists, with better storage, a more functional floor plan and...

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

In this season of hiking and camping, it’s important to be on guard against ticks. Tick bites can be a very...

Regardless of where you live, disasters can happen. According to the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA),...

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.