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Hurricane Protection for Your Home

If you live in a hurricane-prone zone, here are ten hurricane protection tips to help you stay safe and prevent hurricane damage.

Secure Windows:  If you live along the coast, homemade plywood or professionally built shutters are a must when storms are imminent.  Buy ½ inch plywood stamped...

Exterior Remodeling

April showers won't just bring May flowers, but leaking wet basements too if homeowners don't maintain good outside drainage conditions. Wet basements are one of life's biggest headaches, yet waterproofing is generally easy to accomplish.

When basements leak, people panic. The trouble,...

Concrobium Mold Stain Eraser Targets Tough Stains Indoors & out

If your home has had an outbreak of mold, you might be tempted to turn to bleach to get rid of the mold stains. But bleach has its drawbacks – it doesn’t work against mold on porous surfaces, and it’s also toxic.

A better option is Concrobium Mold Stain Eraser. This powerful cleaning...

Landscaping

Every year, nor'easters, hurricanes and other major weather events do plenty of damage to the nation's homes. Wind and rain can flood basements, wash out foundations and rip shingles from roofs. If you have had a storm like this pass through your area, it's wise to have a home inspection to...

Basement Finishing

Finishing your basement is a great way to add function and value to a home, so if you're feeling the need to stretch out a little and are lucky enough to have a basement, head downstairs and start planning your basement remodeling project.

The basement is perhaps the most valuable untapped...

How to Build a Home Bar

Building a home bar is a favorite home improvement how to project as the popularity of home entertaining continues to grow, and a range of smart, convenient amenities adds a professional touch to the proceedings. The home bar category is really pouring on the options these days, with...