Top Apps for Home Décor and Design


Here are some of the top apps in the home decor and design space today. Don’t forget to check them out before you plan your next home renovation project!

Home improvement spending to go through the roof?


The home improvement industry could see record-breaking spending in 2015, according to a newly released report from the Joint Center for Housing Studies of Harvard University.

Five Dazzling, Dollar-Squeezing Kitchen Updates


Whether you are ready to put your home on the market or just want to enhance your home’s value and functionality, the kitchen is one of the best places to focus your attention. But if a complete renovation does not quite fit your budget or you simply don’t want the disruption to your daily life, […]

5 Reasons You Should Give Home Automation Some Thought


Whether you have just recently moved into a new home or if you have been considering upgrades for safety and for property value purposes, consider the option of home automation.

Guidelines for Maintaining Commercial Carpets


Maintaining your commercial carpet properly will ultimately save you money because it will give your carpet a longer life expectancy. Commercial carpeting in particular suffers from the wear and tear caused by hundreds of feet trampling it daily.

DIY HVAC Hacks for Making a Home Greener and More Marketable


Many people can be intimidated by giving their home an efficiency tune up, but with up to half of monthly energy bills going to heating and cooling, it’s something any responsible homeowner should be concerned with.

Is Reality TV Giving a False Impression of Home Remodeling?


Reality television shows that feature instant home makeovers are popular, but some remodelers say that such shows paint an unrealistic picture of the time and money required to remodel a home

Easy Ways to Reduce the Cost of Kitchen Remodeling

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Remodeling the kitchen has a reputation of being one of the most expensive home improvements, and figures from the Remodeling 2014 Cost vs. Value Report shows the average cost of doing so is $54.909, while even minor modifications can cost nearly twenty thousand dollars. However an article in points out remodeling does not have […]

The Air Up There: Maximizing Space Above the Refrigerator

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When we recently purchased our first home – a fixer-upper that we planned to live in, update and convert into a rental property a few years down the road – the kitchen was the one place that I couldn’t wait to get my hands on.

Home Maintenance Tips: Taking Care of your Metal Roof


With some light maintenance, a metal roof will last 30 years or longer. Most of the maintenance is nothing more than inspections to make sure sealants aren’t damaged by snow or ice or hail.