Remodeling

Remodeling can be a stressful endeavor, whether it’s a DIY job or you hire a professional. When done right, the payoff can be enormous. Check out how to have a SUCCESSFUL remodel with our expert tips.

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    Pros and Cons of Various Tile Backers

    Learn the pros and cons of various tile substrate products so you know which to pick for your next project.

    What Happens When Chip and Joanna Gaines Renovate a Castle

    The latest restoration project from the HGTV stars is the historic Cottonland Castle in Waco, Texas.


    Things I Wish I Knew Before Buying a Fixer-Upper

    From sloping floors to living onsite, here are a few surprises we encountered while fixing up a century-old abandoned house.


    What To Know About Building a Bump Out Addition

    We'll explain what a bump out is and when it's the right choice to expand your home's footprint.


    This New App Keeps Home Pros on Speed Dial

    The company calls it "the future of home services."

    What Is a Renocation?

    Is a renocation all it's cracked up to be? We look at the recently coined term, and why you might...


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    Should You Ditch Your Shower Curtain?

    Yes, you could renovate your entire bathroom, but there are other ways to achieve the sophistication of a doorless shower.

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    Guide to Renting a Construction Dumpster

    Searching for an easy, time- and cost-effective solution for getting rid of that construction debris? This guide will help.


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    Make Your Own Built-In Bookshelves with This Easy IKEA Hack

    Now you don't have to be a pro carpenter to get gorgeous shelves!


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    Common Older Home Problems

    Take immediate action if your home has any of these problems.


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    9 Signs Someone Did a Bad Job on a House Flip

    How to tell if your dream home is really a house flip gone wrong. Where to look, what to ask...

    How To Make Vision Boards for Your Home Renovation Projects

    Vision boards motivate you to accomplish your goals. Learn how to make a physical or virtual one for your next...


    10 Home Improvement Books You Need to Read

    These 10 expert-approved picks are great for new and seasoned homeowners who are looking to avoid costly repairs or increase...


    Watch This Woman Transform Her Bland Closet Doors

    Who doesn't want a new spring color palette?


    With Just a Few Supplies From Dollar Tree, You Can DIY This Headboard

    Who knew your latest bedroom upgrade came from the gardening aisle?


    Top Handled & Professional Airless Paint Sprayers for Clean & Even Paint Finishing

    Need a little help on your next DIY home project? This collection of the best airless paint sprayers has you...

    Best Towel Warmers and Heated Bar Options for Luxurious Baths

    Pamper yourself with a towel warmer, like a towel rail or bucket, that heats towels for a warm, spa-like welcome...


    Amazon Finds: Slobproof Touch-Up Paint Pens – My Wall Repair Journey

    Make your space look new again with the help of a refillable touch-up paint pen, like this option...


    Upgrade Your Loo with the 6 Best Bathroom Vanities

    A new bathroom vanity can switch up the look of your space. Take your pick from this selection of the...


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    How to Install an Egress Window

    Adding a code compliant egress window makes a brighter, safer basement.


    NOW STREAMING: Mr. Build It Tackles Renovations and Fun DIY Projects

    Ready to transform your home into the ideal modern living space? Tune in to Mr. Build It on At Home...


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    How Much Does a Basement Remodel Cost?

    The cost varies greatly and can be jaw-droppingly high. With an average return on investment of 70 percent, though, it's...


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    How To Remove a Cast Iron Tub

    Removing a cast iron tub is a labor-intensive project, but it can be done by patient DIYers. Here's how.


    8 Best Kitchen Design Apps and Software

    Nail your new kitchen design by mocking it up and test-driving it on kitchen design software first. Here are our...


    What To Know About Hiring a Kitchen Remodeling Contractor

    Is your kitchen stuck in a different design zone? Get the updated room of your dreams by learning how to...

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    Best Soft-Close Drawer Slides for the Effortless Glide

    An open-and-shut case: Drawer slides ensure that your kitchen drawers work like a dream.


    Best Stovetop & Hanging Range Hoods For Optimum Kitchen Ventilation

    Having the right range hood makes cooking a breeze. Check out the best models for every budget and style.


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    10 Amazing Before and After Kitchen Remodels

    From budget-friendly DIY to luxurious dream kitchens, these remodels will help inspire your own kitchen makeover!


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    What You Should Know Before Renovating Your Kitchen

    Learn some of the ins and outs of a kitchen renovation before you tackle the project yourself.


    We Tried Metabo Battery Powered Cordless Air Compressor – We Approve!

    Experience the freedom of running air tools without being tied to a wall with this Family Handyman Approved cordless air...


    How to Add a Covered Entryway to Your Home

    Take your home's basic facade to the next level. Add a roof over the entryway.