Home Remodeling

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

Adding garage heating is a task that has become very common for homeowners. Most families rarely use their garage...

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

HOWARD: Yeah,...

Summary: Learn how to successfully construct a solid concrete footing for your deck or other permanent...

Ideas & Solutions

Gutter guards are products that address the very reason this season is called "fall." Besides tumbling...

Is summer your favorite season? Do you love the warm weather, fresh air and luscious produce that comes with it?...

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

What's New

Rocking chairs.  Knitting.  Cast-off shoes.  

Porches  don’t exactly have a hip, modern reputation.  But they...

Having a home is not just about the walls and the spaces created out of brick and mortar. It is your personal and...

At some point, every parent faces the decision of determining whether or not a child is able to stay home...

An increasing number of people are waking up to the prospects of beautifying their home interior with art. Whether...

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.