Improve Your Home: 10 Weekend Projects

Improve your home with these 10 incredible home weekend projects. 1. Install beaded boards Beaded boards add a traditional touch to kitchens and bathrooms. Cut holes in the boards or sheets for outlets, phone jacks, and other wall necessities. 2. Add storage to your entry Refashioned furniture can achieve a look that’s stylish and storage-savvy….

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6 Must-Do Outdoor Spring Home Maintenance Tasks

Spring is upon us and now is the perfect time to implement these 6 outdoor spring home maintenance projects. 1. Clean gutters Consider this a bi-annual outdoor maintenance task. Look in gutter bottoms for loose granules that signal your asphalt roof may need replacing. 2. Inspect your roof Look for curled and missing shingles, rusted…

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Why is Window Safety Week Important?

Window Safety Week begins in April in accordance with the arrival of spring when homeowners are opening windows to allow the spring air to fill their homes. Here’s the goal: Understand the role of windows for emergency escape. Learn to safeguard windows against accidental falls. Your Home Escape Plan Ensure windows are not nailed or…

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Welcome to the Age of Big Glass Windows & Doors

Big Glass Windows and Doors Revolution Homebuyers are willing to pay more for natural light and multiply living space. Residential architects, builders, and developers are no longer held back from incorporating oversized glass in their exterior home designs. This natural light revolution has become a hit to both millennials and baby boomers. Benefits This big…

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The Rise of The Traditional Home

In an age of Houzz and Pinterest, an unprecedented online buzz on both contemporary and traditional home design has inspired an openness to merging two distinctly different styles.

This Old House, Generation Next to Benefit mikeroweWORKS

MikeroweWORKS and This Old house are giving away a lot of work eithic scholarships this year in 2017. Find out more about their partnership and what to expect in 2017.

How to Build a Space-Saving Workshop

This Old House general contractor Tom Silva helps a hobbyist woodworker turn her small garage into an efficient workspace-with tips anyone can use

Ten Questions to Ask When Hiring a Contractor

Learn about the questions you should be asking before you hire your next contractor.

Securing Windows

Learn how to safely secure your windows from intruders with these easy, and in depth ideas from better homes and gardens.

Marvin Invites Architects to Enter its 2017 Architects Challenge Design Competition

Marvin Invites Architects to Enter its 2017 Architects Challenge Design Competition.