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A house is much more than just a collection of rooms. Here’s everything that goes into making your house a home.

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    Best Paint for Kitchen Cabinets: How to Choose the Right Paint

    Choosing the best paint for kitchen cabinets doesn't have to be difficult. Learn about the best paint for kitchen cabinets.

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    8 Smart Faucets Worth Buying

    Get the water flowing from across the room or when fingers are covered with gooey cookie dough. Smart faucets are...


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    9 Basement Shelving Ideas To Increase Storage Space

    The basement can be a notoriously messy space. Clean up, get organized and reclaim your lower level with these creative...


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    How To Build A Hidden Cocktail Bar

    Done for the day? Press a button to order up your favorite refreshment.


    How to DIY Laundry Shelves

    Convert your dreary basement laundry into a functional, organized and finished workspace.

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    10 Best Living Room Shelving Ideas

    Not sure what to do with that blank wall? Living room shelves add storage and style. Read on for 10...


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    Smart Faucets: What to Know

    Learn more about smart faucets and how this home fixture trend can fit into your lifestyle.

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    16 Hydrogen Peroxide Uses You Never Knew About

    Keep a bottle of hydrogen peroxide in every room of your house to whiten teeth, clean mirrors, prevent stains and...


    The Most Essential Products for New Homeowners

    From cleaning supplies to tools, here's a list of everything you'll need for your new home.


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    What to Do Within the First Year After Moving Into Your New Home

    When you move into your new home, there are a number of cleaning tasks, basic projects and upgrades to consider....


    14 Expenses New Homeowners Waste Money On

    It's easy for new homeowners to spend money on things they shouldn't. Make sure you steer clear of these unnecessary...

    10 Best Home Improvement Projects Under $1,000

    Updating countertops, painting the exterior or upgrading an appliance are simple ways to add big value to your home.


    10 Best Home Improvement Projects Under $500

    A little can go a long way when it comes to home improvements. For just $500 you can make some...


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    20 Home Renovations Increase Home Value Instantly

    These are the top renovations that increase home value. Some are easy and inexpensive updates that you can do over...


    These Two Home Improvements Stink at Increasing Home Value

    If you're looking to sell your home in the coming years, there are some projects that won't give you much...


    17 Things to Keep Within Reach in the Kitchen to Make Life Easier

    Never worry about having a jar that won't open.

    40 Things You Should Know About a Home By Age 40

    Home repair is learned over time


    4 Proven Methods for Creating Wood Joints

    Make strong, long-lasting joints without needing years of woodworking expertise or a big budget.


    22 Kitchen and Bath Trends on the Way Out

    You spend a lot of time in your kitchen and bathrooms, so keep them up to date. To do that,...


    Quick Home Upgrades That Deliver Big Results

    Simple kitchen and bath improvements that will make your life easier


    13 Home Improvement Projects That Practically Pay for Themselves

    These smart upgrades pay off big in resale value and enjoyment of your home.


    20 Tips and Tools That Make House Demolition Simple

    Demolition shouldn't be a haphazard job, especially for the professionals. These tips and tools will make your residential remodeling and...


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    10 Best Home Improvement Projects Under $250

    A little can go a long way when it comes to home improvements. For just $250 you can make some...


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    10 Cool Bookcases for Kids’ Bedrooms

    Keeping books accessible and organized is key to encouraging your young reader! Check out our favorite kids' bookcases for inspiration.

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    12 Best Home Improvement Projects Under $100

    A little can go a long way when it comes to home improvements. For just $100 you can make some...


    How to Build a DIY Nightstand

    Learn how to build your own custom nightstand using minimal tools and moderate woodworking skills.


    Reclaimed Wood Shelves We Love

    If you're looking for a simple way to update the look of a room or to add just a bit...


    How to Control Dust and Keep Things Clean on the Job

    Learn how to control dust, clean up efficiently, and prevent big messes from accumulating on the jobsite.


    Brilliant Uses For Fenix Self-Healing Laminate

    A countertop that heals itself from scratches and extreme heat? Now that's super cool! Check out Fenix Worktop.


    10 High-Tech Babyproof Products New Parents Simply Must Have

    Babyproof products have moved beyond simple corner guards and cabinet latches. Keep your home, car and yard safe for your...