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Interior Remodeling

Is there a room in your home that's ready for a face lift? Adding a splash of color with a new coat of paint can easily and inexpensively transform a room. Many paints on the market today offer the ease of one coat coverage at an economical price. Many manufacturers now package paint in plastic...

Buying or Selling a Home

The question of whether to rent or buy a home can pop up more than once in life, and at any stage. Several elements enter into the complicated and very personal equation leading to your answer, and one category that can be expensive to leave out is that of home improvement and...

Buying or Selling a Home

Buying a home in the current market can be done easily and safely with proper planning and strategic thinking. Here are several home buying tips to help:

  1. Know what you can afford, and stick to it. This may seem like a no-brainer in the wake of recent sub-prime loan disasters and...
No Nails or Screws with Scotch Extreme Fasteners

As a growing number of homeowners are venturing into the do-it-yourself arena, Scotch has introduced a product that helps make heavy-duty mounting, securing and bundling projects easier.

Scotch Extreme Fasteners are reusable closures tested and proven to lock three times stronger than Velcro...

Home Theater Design: Top Tips

With all the static about new digital technologies, more and more people are looking to design their very own home theaters. To make sure your new media room is a hit, lead design consultant Davis Remignanti of www.furniture.com offers do-it-yourself solutions for all budgets with these...

Seasons

You'd prefer not to have to, but we all know it happens.  You get a gift you wish you didn’t, and have to face the post-holiday return runaround.  So what are the ground rules? Do you really need that sales slip? How long can you wait? Every store has a different return policy.

According to...