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Wood Deck Construction Vs. Brick Patio Paving

Creating an outdoor living space beyond the four walls of your home is gaining ground as one of the most popular home improvement projects of all. Whether your outdoor room will be a brick paving patio or a wood or composite deck, creating an outdoor room is the least expensive way to extend...

Easy Bathroom Remodeling Ideas

Bathroom remodeling is often high on homeowners' wish lists, with better storage, a more functional floor plan and ease of use for all family members in the bargain. But bathroom remodeling can be expensive.

Luckily, you don't need to tear into walls or completely reconfigure plumbing to get...

Fireplace Mantels:  Add Vintage Charm with Salvaged Surrounds

Looking to add vintage charm to a home that has none?  You can transform the feel of an entire room with one simple project.  Just add a salvaged antique fireplace mantel or surround to the room, and it'll become the decorative focal point.

This is a great solution for those who rent a house...

Container Gardens

Do your shutters sag? Is your door a drag? Do you want a home about which you can brag? Enter the return of the front porch, one of America's hottest housing trends. Porches are one of the top remodeling projects today.

"The value of the front porch has been rediscovered and acknowledged to...
Doors

If you're looking to increase your home's value without spending a lot of money, consider enhancing its curb appeal with a front door replacement. A home's exterior makes or breaks the first impression when prospective buyers see your home, and a spruced-up entryway can add as much as $24,000...

Exterior

When it comes to your home's exterior, the exterior house color is a key factor in the ability to sell your home. With millions of homes across the country currently on the market, smart homeowners are differentiating their houses and wowing potential buyers with the color of their home's...