More from Walls and Ceilings

Basements

Mold impacts human health and the structural integrity of a home. If you find mold growing anywhere in your home, you must take immediate action by killing and removing the mold. By carefully cleaning the infected area, you can also help prevent the mold from returning.

The extent and type...

Choosing Colors and Patterns

Wall coverings can have the biggest impact in a room's décor scheme, both in terms of design and, if you're not careful, your wallet. Fortunately, affordable new technologies and turnkey products are making it easier than ever to achieve professional, predictable results on a do-it-yourself...

Outdoor Living

Let's face it, sometimes in our harried worlds, it's the little things we do for ourselves that count the most. Home improvement is no different and completing a simple project that does nothing but deliver a bit of luxury to a busy life can pay big emotional dividends.   Here are some of our...

Improvements for Small Kitchen Designs

Small kitchens can be a challenge, both to work in day-to-day and to work with when it comes to design decisions.

With a little thought and planning, however, you can make the most of your small kitchen space. Start by assessing the bones of your small kitchen, figuring out what can be moved...

Cracks

Finding cracks in the wall or ceiling of your older home can be an unsightly annoyance. Wall and ceiling cracks are usually a function of age and movement of the home rather than a sign of a real structural problem. As it ages, a home settles, and resulting wall or ceiling cracks are normal. A...

Grout

The holidays are over and the New Year has begun. January is the time to get cracking on lots of little winter home improvement projects, avoiding big winter woes later on. Here's where to start.

WEEKEND #1: Put Away Holiday Decorations

The holidays are officially over, so January's...