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Exterior Painting

One of the easiest ways to freshen up the look of your home is to change the paint color of your front door or entranceway.  Prep and painting can often be accomplished in just a couple of hours, less time than it takes to plant...

Container Gardens

The long, dark, cold days of winter tend to give project-loving homeowners the blues. But you don’t have to wait for spring to add cheer. A few thrifty home improvement projects can spruce up your home and your spirits. Here are some ideas on how to beat the winter blues.

First of all—this...

Drainage

If you think a few leaves and twigs in your gutters are harmless, think again. Regular gutter cleaning is the single most important key to avoiding major and expensive home repairs.

Gutters perform one duty: controlling the water around your home. If debris keeps gutters from doing their...

Cheap Home Improvements: More Affordable Home Upgrades

In an uncertain housing market, dropping big bucks on complex home improvement projects isn’t always the way to go.  However, with a little DIY know-how and a conservative amount of cash, there is a lot you can do to enhance both the value and enjoyment of your home.

Here are seven cheap...

Tiki Torches Light Up Backyard Fun

Do you want to make sure your backyard gathering turns into a memorable event? Consider adding tiki torches for instant ambience.  You can get oil burning torches at almost any store that sells outdoor and backyard equipment. You can also use citronella oil in them to keep bugs away....

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...