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...

LESLIE: Rosetta in Illinois needs some help with a cabin. What’s going on at your money pit?

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...

Late summer to early fall is the perfect time of year for home maintenance projects.  In fact, we like to call...

Choosing historical paint colors can be a trip back in time to discover what the colors of the past actually...

What's New

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...

The global color authority creates a jovial hue that reflects the popular characters from the Despicable Me series...

Decorative touches and tables built around ice and fire are exciting trends for customers building and furnishing...

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.