In the security of your own home, it’s easy to avoid thinking about how comfortable a burglar could get while you’re away or even fast asleep....
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If you think you can skip winterizing your house or apartment just because you rent, think again. Your rental can have just as many energy-wasting leaks as any other home, and sealing it up for winter just makes sense.
Windows typically need the most attention, so check every window frame for...
Summary: Tom Kraeutler from The Money Pit demos Andersen's 400 Series Tilt-Wash Double-Hung Insert Window, which is custom sized to fit inside an existing window for replacement that saves time, money and hassle. It features energy-efficient glass and a tilt-to-clean function for easy care.
Expecting a crowd this holiday season? Here are some holiday home improvements to make sure your guests stay safe and happy and have fun!
Flooring. Installing new carpeting or redoing your hardwood floors will make a good impression on guests.
Paint. Painting is an easy holiday home...
As long as there have been homes, there have been home repairs. If you know the age of your home, however, problems common to homes built in that era that can be avoided.
While home construction has changed quite dramatically over the years, every era of home construction had its strengths...
Can you draw hearts and smiley faces with your fingers in the condensation on the inside of your windows? If so, don’t blame your windows. High humidity in the home often causes “sweating” on windows.
Condensation is a natural occurrence on all surfaces in the home caused by excess humidity...
Heating an apartment is the single biggest energy expenditure during winter. But while home owners can do things like purchase new energy efficient heating systems, renters don't have the same options to improve heat in a home they don't own. Or do they?
Renters can actually make several...