In the dead of winter, what could be nicer than stepping out of the shower onto a nice warm floor? Adding radiant heat to the bath can actually be a do-it-yourself project, assuming experience with electricity.
The bathroom is one of the most dangerous rooms in the house, but you can make a number of smart changes to help prevent accidents. Learn about easy bathroom upgrades that enhance safety and convenience.
Want to give your home a green makeover, from the bottom up? Finding eco-friendly flooring is a matter of knowing what to look for. The greenest options offer sustainable beauty through recycled or renewable content, have product and adhesive formulas that are free of formaldehyde and VOCs, and support indoor air quality through easy cleaning and maintenance.
A poorly insulated home leaks away valuable energy dollars whether you’re using new solar or old-school electric, so do all you can to improve your home’s structural efficiencies before taking on a new power technology.
If you’re playing host for Thanksgiving this year, your first step should be to make sure your kitchen equipment is up to the task -- starting with your range hood. The right range hood doesn’t just make cooking more pleasant, it actually improves the air quality of your entire home.
If you like the idea of fresh, locally-grown produce but can’t get it during winter, why not try growing it on your own? With the right light, the right soil and the right pot, you can grow herbs and even some vegetables all year long.
Cleaning a deck can give it a fresh new look. Learn how to clean a wood deck with this simple deck cleaning recipe of bleach, water and detergent. Plus get tips on the best time of the day for deck cleaning.