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Bathroom Cabinets

Improving your bathroom's safety goes beyond purely cosmetic changes to see you through a parade of trends and extend the number of years you spend in your home. That's not an uncommon desire, as AARP has found that nearly ninety percent of adults 50 and over want to stay in their current home...

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...

Landscaping
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 Showers

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...

Insinkerator Hot/Cool Water Dispensers Add Convenience in the Kitchen

The InSinkErator Instant Hot/Cool Water Dispenser is a great convenience to have on tap for entertaining and everyday kitchen chores. Guests can help themselves to filtered water for instant hot beverages or cool refreshment, and the dispenser also speeds up tasks like pasta prep and kitchen...

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...