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6 questions to ask if you're building a deck
The first step toward creating anything is to have a vision in mind, an idea of where your project is going. Planning a deck is like that. Whether you intend to do it on your own or hire a contractor, it all begins with design.
Universal design: upgrades for multi-gen houses
As a larger percentage of the American population reaches 65, some older homeowners may find themselves living with their children. Learn why builders and remodelers are incorporating universal design into multi-generational homes.
What's your home (and remodeling) style?
Figuring out what you really want out of your home will help you embark on the improvement projects that serve you best in the long run. This quiz can help you uncover where your remodeling budget would be best spent.
Best summer home renovation projects
Planning on home renovations? These home improvements are best tackled during the summer, when the weather is warm and the weekends are long and lazy. Here's a list of upgrades to try before fall.
Tax refund? Home improvements are worthwhile ways to invest it
If you overpaid Uncle Sam and receive a tax refund, home improvements can be a wise way to spend on comfort and may even add to the resale value of your home. Learn what your refund dollars buy.