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Electric

Although significant progress has been made in the United States in reducing the number of deaths caused by accidental fires in the home, these incidents still kill more than 3,000 individuals each year.  Better education about the dangers of fire and wider use of smoke alarms are generally...

Bathroom Decorating and Design

Whether you’re looking to streamline the look of your bath or change up a fixture for improved convenience, BATH FITTER offers customized bath renovations that are installed in just one day. BATH FITTER’s large collection of seamless acrylic bathtubs, showers, wall surrounds and tub-to-shower...

Kitchen Appliances

Amp up the sensory joys of cooking with the best-in-class illumination of the Broan® EVOLUTION™ Range Hood. Twice as bright as other models, EVOLUTION has four halogen lights to awaken the senses and bring your cooking to life. It also provides the largest filtration area and quietest...

Storage and Organization

Tightening budgets are moving many to downsize their home life, an endeavor which may include adding a roommate to help share expenses.

USA Today reports that many downsizing homeowners and even apartment renters are seeking housemates to help cover their shelter costs. For some,...

Small Bathrooms

The bath is among the top targets in home renovations, and for several good reasons. An up-to-date, functional bath adds to home value, provides high return on investment when you sell, and extends the years you can enjoy a home if you’re planning to age in place.

The downsides of tackling a...

Disaster Proofing

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...