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The Home Depot Sponsors ‘Signing Day’ for Trade School Students
The home improvement center teams up with SkillsUSA to celebrate high school graduates entering careers in the trades.
Residential Construction Employment Fully Recovers from Pandemic Losses
After a year of economic uncertainty, residential construction employment levels have climbed back to where they were pre-pandemic. But will...
5 Best Noise-Cancelling Headphones for Construction
Protect your hearing while you work with these noise-reducing headsets.
What to Know About Virtual Interior Designers
If you need a little help redecorating your home, online design companies can lend a hand — without breaking your...
12 Things You Should Always Ask a Contractor Before Building a House
The idea of building a new home is exciting. However, if you don't ask your contractor the right questions prior...
10 Things To Do When You Have Contractor Problems
There's nothing quite like a home renovation that's firing on all cylinders. It's easy to get excited when your contractor...
Crucial Differences Between Licensed & Unlicensed Contractors
Choosing an unlicensed contractor comes with legal liabilities for the homeowner.
HGTV’s Ben and Erin Napier on the 9 Renovating Mistakes They’ll Never Make Again
The hosts of HGTV's Home Town renovated their home when they were newlyweds. Since then, they've made renovation dreams come...
Construction Industry Still Struggling With Skilled Labor Shortage
New analysis of U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics data shows construction firms still have trouble finding and hiring skilled laborers...
5 Tips For Managing Client Expectations
Acquiring new clients is challenging. Try turning existing clients into repeat clients by managing their project expectations.
What Does the Boost in Young Homeowners’ Remodeling Spending Mean?
More people under 35 are buying homes, and they're starting to spend serious money on improvements.
OSHA Releases Ten Most Cited Violations for FY 2020
Fiscal year 2020 was a complicated year for workplace safety.
Which Homeowners Hire Pros the Most?
Study: More than a third of all home improvement projects require the help of a professional remodeler.
5 Best Resources for Women in Skilled Trades
Succeeding as a woman in a historically male-centric industry is no small task. Here are some of the best resources...
Experts Project Continued Growth for Residential Remodeling
Residential remodeling professionals and economic experts are feeling good about the state of the industry.
National Worker’s Group Criticizes OSHA’s COVID-19 Safety Standards
The National Council for Occupational Safety and Health is not happy with how the federal government has handled worker safety...
Home Building Insights from the Houzz Kitchen Trends Study
Take a deep dive into the world of modern kitchen design and renovation.
Which Home Improvement and Maintenance Services Are the Most Popular?
Some of the survey results may surprise you.
Housing Starts End the Year at the Fastest Pace Since 2006
Home building activity surged at the end of the year, setting the stage for a busy 2021.
Rising Material Costs, Surging COVID-19 Cases Dampen Builder Optimism
After a complicated but busy 2020, home builders are gearing up for an uncertain 2021... and some economic factors are...
Virtual International Builders’ Show to Showcase 300 Exhibitors
This year's online-only International Builders' Show just announced its exhibitors, and there are some pretty big names on the list.
Home Depot Launches “Perk Week” For Pro Customers
The Home Depot is thanking its loyal Pro Xtra customers with a weeklong event that kicks off on Dr. Martin...