Tips for rodent control in your house by preventing mice and rats from infesting.
Tips for cheap and easy kitchen remodeling projects. Find out how major kitchen renovations like cabinet hardware and door hardware can be completed on a small budget.
Learn tips to prevent frozen pipes in the winter and avoid the resulting damage.
Learn how to prevent and fix basement leaks and solve 99 percent of wet basement blues. These waterproofing improvements are inexpensive and can usually be done yourself or with a little help from your friends.
Find out how natural non-toxic wood stains can be made from coffee, tea, raspberries, vinegar and walnut hulls. Find out how to apply and protect organic wood stains.
Find out the proper way to store an artificial Christmas tree. Get tips on what kind of container to use and the ideal environment for storing an artificial tree.
Things to know when installing a new floor in your attic. Flooring your attic can make it a perfect place for storage. Doing so the wrong way means that you could weaken your structure, squash your insulation or worse, find yourself with one foot planted firmly through the sheetrock ceiling below!
Now more than ever, people want to get the most for their home improvement dollar. There are definitely great deals to be had, but to get the best prices, you have to know where to look. Some of the surprises on this journey? It isn’t always cheaper to do it yourself, and some bigger-ticket products …
Wondering if you should repair or replace your windows? Here’s a checklist to see which option is right for your situation.
Learn how to install Curtain rod without drilling holes from the experts at The Money Pit. Curtain rod installation tips and free home improvement advice for all.
When you dive into home buying, there are plenty of things you should know. One big part of the process that you should learn about, both before purchasing your home and after, is home improvement. Many of us know little to nothing about renovations in the beginning stages of homebuying, but if you buy a …
Get recycling tips for the holidays. Learn how to recycle your Christmas tree, batteries and more.
Ready to deck the halls for the Christmas holiday? Tom & Leslie share tips on beautiful, affordable holiday decor to add the sparkle to your season!
Learn how to make sure your paint project comes out perfectly every single time. Pressure washing is a great first step to remove old paint and clean dirty or weathered sources. Here are a few of the most common causes of paint problems.
Window inserts reduce energy cost, improve comfort and reduce noise at a fraction of the cost of replacement windows and are completely invisible!
Planning for an energy-efficient holiday can help you reduce the impact of high home heating costs and prevent a budget bust when the holiday bills arrive in January.
The natural beauty of plants and flowers is a favorite ingredient of holiday decorating, but it can also be hazardous to your health. Find out which holiday plants can be dangerous to people and pets.
For many families, Christmas trees are the beautiful centerpiece of their holiday decor. Whether gathering around the tree to hang lights and ornaments, take a family photo or open presents, it’s at the heart of so many traditions and memories. But while the scent and feel of a real Christmas tree is preferred by some, …
Get home security tips to prevent holiday break-ins and ensure that an intruder doesn’t dampen your holiday season.
Have you been sitting on a laundry list of home improvement projects? Home renovations, of any sort, can add significant value to your home, especially for those who plan on selling in the future. Not to mention, these updates can add the personal touch your home needs to make it closer to your dream home. …
Learn how to use your green smarts to make better choices, whether you’re shopping for paint, furniture, flooring or cleaning products.
Whether the plan is to repair, improve or design, all you really need to make a big impact on the home front are the right tools and a little time. Tom Kraeutler and Leslie Segrete deliver both in this useful, FREE, year-round home improvement project guide, which is presented by Arrow Fastener. Get our FREE …
I have had two (2) copper water piping leaks in my basement that are very expensive to repair with a plumbing company. On one occasion the plumber sealed it (pin hole) and used a new shut-off near the site. The second time he sealed the pin hole at the site. Being on a fixed-income and …
Much of the energy spent on home heating and cooling is wasted by poor insulation. Find out how recycled plastic products can help you improve home energy efficiency with proper insulation and sealing.