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Cheap Home Improvements: More Affordable Home Upgrades

In an uncertain housing market, dropping big bucks on complex home improvement projects isn’t always the way to go.  However, with a little DIY know-how and a conservative amount of cash, there is a lot you can do to enhance both the value and enjoyment of your home.

Here are seven cheap...

Kitchen Cabinets and Islands

When it comes to kitchen remodeling projects, new appliances may be pricey and flooring costs may floor you, but kitchen cabinets can be the single biggest expense of all. That's why it literally pays to take a close look at what you've already got and consider the options...

Siding, Columns and Trim
Pressure washers are fast and effective cleaning tools that can cut hours off otherwise time-consuming projects. 
Pressure washers have the power to really clean the dirt and grime that can build up on your home over time.  Pressure washers are also a good tool for cleaning a variety of...
Interior Remodeling

When it comes to your home's exterior, you can change the color only so often — maybe once a decade if you applied a long-lasting, good quality paint or stain.

Not so with the interior. If you want to change your wall color on a whim, you can do it this weekend.  That's part of the beauty of...

Tips on Painting Weathered Wood

When painting a home with a wood exterior, it’s not unusual to find areas that are worn and weathered.  In extreme cases, the entire house may be weather-beaten. 

Sometimes, a home is this way because it’s been years since the last paint job.  But even new construction – a recent addition,...

How to Paint Stucco

Many homeowners aren't aware that stucco can be painted just like other home exteriors, either for maintenance or simply to change the color.  But there's a lot to know about painting this surface. 

According to Debbie Zimmer, spokesperson for the Paint Quality Institute, every exterior...