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Landscaping

With school out for summer and a list of seasonal projects ahead of you, don't discount the potential value and fun of getting young do-it-yourselfers involved in home improvement project plans. Working together to make a repair or build something new not only teaches lifelong skills but also...

Bathroom Remodeling

Green living ideas and easy do-it-yourself solutions are high on homeowners’ shopping lists, and a range of products that fill the bill at the National Hardware Show. Here’s a list of my favorite products offering value, sustainability and at-home comfort. 

Great values for landscaping...
Container Gardens

Home improvement projects are great ways to teach kids new skills while building their confidence. These used to be a common part of family life, and most of us grew up surrounded by opportunities to learn building, gardening and general home maintenance skills from such sources as family...

Windows and Skylights

Leaving windows open in warm weather lets air circulate while screens help keeps bugs out, but without childproof window guards this can pose a potential danger of a fatal fall. Modern screens are not strong enough to protect kids because today's window screens are not made of the tough...

Bathroom Floors

Millions of people every year are injured from falls at home that could have been prevented.  Nearly six thousand are killed.  That makes falls at home the leading cause of home injury and injury-related death in the U.S.  That’s pretty scary.  What's even scarier is that only a quarter of...

Great Spring Home Improvement Products from the 2010 National Hardware Show

Spring means a new home improvement to-do list for most homeowners, and a variety of great products for those projects are making their debut at this month’s National Hardware Show. Shop the following solutions as you make plans to refresh your home for a new season and greater long-term...