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Home Repairs Tips by Age of House

As long as there have been homes, there have been home repairs. If you know the age of your home, however, problems common to homes built in that era that can be avoided.

While home construction has changed quite dramatically over the years, every era of home construction had its strengths...

Easy Bathroom Remodeling Ideas

Bathroom remodeling is often high on homeowners' wish lists, with better storage, a more functional floor plan and ease of use for all family members in the bargain. But bathroom remodeling can be expensive.

Luckily, you don't need to tear into walls or completely reconfigure plumbing to get...

Porch Repair, Maintenance and Inspection

There's nothing nicer than kicking back on your front porch with a fresh breeze and cool drink to help you watch the world go by.  And today, the front porch is back in vogue as families look to reconnect with each other and their neighbors.  But maintaining a porch is anything but relaxing,...

Design Your Outdoor Room with Veranda Decking from the Home Depot

The official outdoor season is just around the corner, so now’s the time to create a space you’ll enjoy all summer long. Composite decking makes a beautiful base for an outdoor room, and The Home Depot’s two lines of Veranda decking offer design flexibility, resilience and value.

Veranda...

Pet Friendly Spaces

When you are taking on a home improvement project, be sure to keep your pets safely out of the danger zone. It might even be worth it to board your cat or dog or have it stay with friends.