A layer of snow on your roof can hide ice dams and lead to a collapse if the roof is weak or damaged. Find out how to remove snow from your roof during winter, and how to build protection into your roof.
The Leviton SmartlockPro Outlet Branch Circuit AFCI Receptacle detects dangerous arcing conditions and responds by interrupting power, reducing the likelihood of your home’s electrical system being the ignition source of a fire.
The Chamberlain Garage Power Station puts air, light and power within easy reach for project convenience.
Be prepared for power outages and seasonal storms with the Kohler Automatic Standby Home Generator. Find out how this permanently installed generator connects and protects your home’s systems and appliances.
Winter brings colder temperatures and other weather extremes, including hurricanes and severe storms that can do major damage to your home. Learn how to protect your property and maintain your peace of mind by preparing for winter storms.
Be prepared for power outages and seasonal storms with the Kohler Automatic Standby Home Generator. Find out how this permanently installed generator connects and protects your home's systems and appliances.
Get tips on how to properly store you portable backup generator so it's ready to use when the next power failure occurs. Learn how to maintain and store the generator along with gas.
Your family should always be prepared with a household fire escape plan. Get tips for making your household fire escape plan.
Prepare for fall and winter storms with the new line of smarter, extremely quiet garage door openers from Chamberlain, featuring Battery Backup and MyQ Technology. The built-in Battery Backup system continues to open and close your garage door during power outages, providing 20 additional ups and downs in the first 24 hours for peace of mind and reliable access to your home’s main entryway.
The Sterling Accord Seated Shower provides a beautiful, flexible aging-in-place solution for any bathing space. With a seat that is both movable and removable, a geometric back wall design and block-style side walls, it offers safety, visual appeal and bathing comfort.
May is National Home Improvement Month, the perfect time to tend to the major components of your home. Top projects include roof inspection, cleaning and repairing siding, replacing windows and the front door, and cleaning gutters.
Tom Kraeutler from The Money Pit demos Andersen storm doors, which provide year-round curb appeal, with dependable security against the elements and improved energy efficiency.
Home insurers are cutting back on important coverage, including coverage for wind damage, sinkholes, and damage to home infrastructure.
Andersen storm doors provide year-round curb appeal, with dependable security against the elements and improved energy efficiency. Learn more about the Andersen 4000 Series Fullview Storm Door and the 45-Minute Easy Install 3000 Series Self-Storing Storm Door.
Leslie Segrete from The Money Pit demos Wet & Forget, a cleaning formula that removes moss, mold, mildew and algae from your siding, roof, decks, and walkways without scrubbing, rinsing or power washing. Just use a garden sprayer to apply Wet & Forget to any exterior surface, and then forget it.
Find out why a metal roof is a durable choice for a tool shed. Get tips on using corrugated metal, which will last for the lifetime of your shed. Learn why a metal roof on a tool shed won’t really improve your home’s value over an asphalt
Get tips on candle safety, placement and storage. Find out how to burn candles safely in your home during the holidays.
Learn about cool metal roofing, which uses reflective pigment technology so that solar heat bounces off instead of being absorbed. This energy efficient type of roof can also save you money, lowering both heating and cooling costs.
Learn how to prepare for power outages because an extended power outage can cause significant property damage. A home backup generator is a solid investment when you consider the collateral damage of a prolonged power outage.
Find out why the solution to most wet basement problems is simpler and less expensive than you might think.
Get tips on how to identify and avoid shady contractors who prey on storm victims. Learn about red flags such as cold-calling, panic peddling, hard selling and upselling.
Find out how to inspect your home for storm damage, including the foundation, basement, roof, exterior and windows. Get tips on hiring a professional home inspector or independent insurance adjustor to help you.
Learn how to protect your home with automatic backup power in case of an outage. Find out how automatic standby generators work and what they will power in the event of an outage.
Find out about exterior house color ideas on how to use exterior color to make your curb appeal pop in the best way possible.