Spring Cleaning Tips for Home Curb Appeal

HardiBoard Siding

If you’re planning to put your house on the market this season, do some basic spring cleaning to spruce up its curb appeal. Find out what curb appeal chores to tackle before you do bigger projects like repairs, planting and painting.

Landscaper Damaged Vinyl Siding: How to Repair

Cape Cod Home

LESLIE: Tom in Montana is on the line with a question about damaged vinyl siding. Tell us what happened to your money pit. TOM IN MONTANA: Well, I had a little issue with doing some work around the house, landscaping. And they’ve got one of those little, like a Toro Dingo walk-behind loader deal. And Read the full article…

Wet Basement Blues? Easy Way to Fix a Wet Basement

waterproofing basement walls

My basement just flooded in the latest storm.  I can’t figure out the source of the leak and now have wet, moldy carpet.  I need to dry it out and figure out how to get the moldy smell out of the house.  Any suggestions to fix a wet basement? Darcy D., Chicago, IL OK, first Read the full article…

Amp Up Your Home’s Curb Appeal – and Web Appeal – in a Weekend

Sold Home For Sale Sign in Front of New House

Adding attractive photos to your online listing is one of the most important things you can do to help sell your home. There are a number of budget-friendly ways to spruce up your home’s exterior and entice online viewers to your front door for an in-person look.