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My driveway is very long and very steep.  After we moved in a couple of years ago I had it sealed and it became super slick.  It needs to be...

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We live in a New York City condo with a kitchen that is the size of most suburbanites' master bedroom closet. We are constantly battling a...

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I have a refrigerator that is older than time and I am ready to purchase a new one. With so many models to choose from, can you give me some tips...

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When shopping for new appliances, how important is the Energy Star logo? Exactly what does the Energy Star logo mean?

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Lighting in our kitchen need improving and I'm not sure where to begin. We have one overhead fluorescent fixture that seems to buzz and dim...

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What is the most common problem, product failures due to a manufacturer's mistake, or installation failures due to a contractor's mistake?

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Every time I go to buy something these days, I end up getting offered an extended warranty or service contract.  When it comes to repair issues,...

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I an in the middle of a home improvement project and my contractor has asked me to sign a somehting he called a change order. Can you explain what...

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I'm about to hire a contrator to install new kitchen cabinets. To protect myself , do I need a lawyer for my home improvement project contract?...

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What if I don't get a written warranty with my product? Do I have to send in my warranty card with every product, or fill out all the personal...

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I have some home improvement projects I want to have done this summer. If I have a contract and warranties on all my products, do I need to find a...

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After a couple of months of heavy grilling, my gas grill needs an extreme makeover of its own. Do you any tips for a mid season grill cleaning?

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I love the idea of a weatherproof rug for our patio but the designs are limited. Any ideas?

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My husband and I love to entertain but are short on space.  How can we make our exterior patio feel like an extension of our home and decorating...

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The combination of hot weather and not much rain has my lawn looking more like a hayfield. Is the grass dead? Can it be saved? 
 

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We just completed remodeling our basement. When we tore out some paneling around a window, thousands of little insect wings flew out all over the...

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We've been thinking about buying a pressure washer to clean the siding and walks around our home. I've started to look around but the number of...

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My husband hates to run the air conditioner as he says the house gets too damp. Is this normal or is there any way to fix it?

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We are in the process of building a new house and our gas source is propane. We’ve ordered new Energy Star appliances, but I’m not sure whether an...

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I’ve just moved to a colder area of the state, and am wondering what I can do to keep my apartment’s heating costs down while staying warm this...