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Interior Remodeling

Ever wonder if you're sitting on a goldmine, literally? Is that old wooden bench or antique chair really worth something, or is it just junk? You might think that only an expert can tell. But there are some tricks of the trade on how to date furniture that even an amateur can use to determine...

Kitchen Remodeling

Thanks to savvy dealers, demolition experts and everyday folks who rescue building materials, furnishings and plumbing fixtures from homes being demolished, there’s a good supply of valuable recycled lumber and other home building materials ready to be recycled and reused.

Here are a few...
Electric

Compact fluorescent light bulbs (CFLs) are a smart, energy efficient way to illuminate your home, but due to the small amount of mercury they contain, they require special handling to be disposed of properly.  To keep you and your family safe and green, the EPA recommends you follow these tips...

Painting

Great painting results depend a great deal on the primer you use -- even when you're applying spray paint to metal surfaces. Metal and wood are the top two substrates on which primers are used, rusty metal in particular.  And corrosion resistance is key.  With Krylon’s new Dual Paint and...

Cooling and Air Conditioning

Home improvement endeavors involve all kinds of choices, from structure to technique to colors and textures. It might seem overwhelming to add one more consideration to the list, but the impact your project will have on air quality isn’t one to breeze over. Today’s well-sealed structures can end...

Decor Planning

Preparing your home for holiday entertaining needn't require an entire season or a big budget. You can easily put your house in order in just one weekend with the right approach, according to Carl Prindle of Furniture.com. Here are his tips for readying any home for festive gatherings of...