Maintaining Roof Shingles
These tips and general information on cleaning and preserving roof shingles will help keep a home looking maintained in the long term.
- Step back and take a look at the whole roof. Look for missing shingles, large areas of discoloration or sunken areas in the middle of the roof. Discoloration could signal an algae problem and a sagging, sunken roof could mean rotten plywood below.
How to Prepare Walls for Painting
The key to a successful paint job is in the prep. Learn how to remove wallpaper, strip wood and patch walls to get them ready for a new coat of paint.
Skylight Installation Tips
Is your kitchen or bath dark and dreary? A skylight will not only brighten up the room, but also add an architectural element that is sure to impress.
Tips on How to Weatherproof a Roof
Use these expert tips to protect your home. Learn how to keep the elements out and comfort in.
Tiling a Foyer: Tips on Installing Medallions on Tile Flooring
Installing medallions to tile flooring is an affordable way to spruce up a foyer. DIY experts give tips on how to install the medallions on tile flooring.
How to Close Off or Open Up an Old Fireplace
Learn the proper steps to take when blocking up a fireplace or exposing an old fireplace.
Reorganize a Medicine Cabinet
Don't let your medicine cabinet become a vertical junk drawer. Use these tips and products to keep your important personal items in order.
Hire a Floor Refinisher
When hiring a refinisher there are issues you'll want to keep in mind: the cost involved, the types of available top coats and what the job entails.
Learn how insulation works and why it's so important for your home with our expert overview.
10 Tips for Maintaining a Wood-Burning Fireplace
There can be many advantages to using a wood burning fireplace. Among other things, it can save money on heating costs and supplement your main source of heat.
It's time to find out about the many kinds of siding materials that can be used to cover a home, from brick and wood to cultured stone.
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