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Sprinkler Systems
From great advances in green living to not-so-great dips and turns in housing market, sometimes it's hard to figure out the best ways to improve your home's value. Here are five that will help your family ride out an unpredictable economy with comfort, efficiency and steady home...
Bathroom Remodeling

Keeping seniors safe at home has become a top priority for millions of Americans and their elderly loved ones.  According to a recent survey by the American Association of Retired People (AARP), most seniors want to remain in their own homes as long as possible as they grow older.  But this...

Bathroom Decorating and Design

Learn tips to keep your home safe by visiting www.MySafeHome.org from the Home Safety Council. The room-by-room virtual safety tour shows you how to protect yourself and your family from the leading causes of home injury, including falls, poisonings, fires and burns, choking/suffocation and...

Buying or Selling a Home

If you're considering the purchase of a vacation home, take steps to ensure that your choice offers low-maintenance enjoyment throughout the year. Start by determining whether the vacation home will be used exclusively by your family or spend most of its days as an investment property rented...

Exterior Remodeling

According to the National Aging in Place Council, an overwhelming majority of Americans want to age in place, the term used to describe homeowners who want to remain in their current homes for as long as possible. In fact, by 2030, Americans 65 and older will make up 20 percent of the...

Kitchen Appliances

Amp up the sensory joys of cooking with the best-in-class illumination of the Broan® EVOLUTION™ Range Hood. Twice as bright as other models, EVOLUTION has four halogen lights to awaken the senses and bring your cooking to life. It also provides the largest filtration area and quietest...