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Carpet

November 15 is America Recycles Day, the only nationally recognized day dedicated to promoting recycling. It’s a great reminder to incorporate more plastics recycling (and other materials) into your daily routine and to look for home building products made with recycled plastics, so your home...

Interior Remodeling

Summer is in full swing, and it's time to get busy with home improvement projects during the warmest season of the year. July is here, but you can celebrate your independence with these July weekend to-do projects.

Weekend #1: Fix Cracks and Gaps
Cracks and gaps in sidewalks and driveways...

Define Your Backyard Space for Summer with Veranda Vinyl Fence from the Home Depot

A beautiful backyard becomes a popular bonus room during summer, and you can add definition and value to your home’s great outdoors with Veranda Vinyl Fence from The Home Depot. Veranda’s low-maintenance, durable good looks provide the perfect finish to an outdoor space, in designs to suit any...

Deck and Patio Planning and Building

Spring is here, and that means homeowners across the country are going to start picking up their shovels for a variety of outdoor projects: planting trees, installing fences, building decks, and more. However, a majority of Americans – 51 percent – who plan to dig this year will put...

Landscaping

What is the secret to keeping your wood fences from falling apart? Most wood fences are installed too close to the ground, where rot and termite damage forms quickly, ruining your fence. To avoid this, treat the bottom of the fence boards with a preservative, and try to keep them at least 3...

Gardens

As you head out to your yard this spring, you may discover you’re not the first to get your paws in the dirt. Deer, rabbits and groundhogs can be pleasant reminders of the wonders of this season, but they’re also destructive intruders, trampling and chomping on all your hard work.

Before you...