Cool shingles are increasingly popular because they can lower air conditioning bills, extend the life of a roof, and save the homeowner money. Some cool shingles even qualify for a tax rebate.
Inadequate attic ventilation leaves you vulnerable to condensation — and therefore rust, rot, and mold. Too much ventilation, on the other hand, can leave you with exactly the same problem. So how do you find [...]
Choosing materials for your bathroom floor can be a daunting task. You know it’s important, but what criteria do you need to be thinking about? What questions should you ask? Durability, resistance to moisture and [...]
Upgrading a dull, dreary kitchen will make your home more inviting, more appealing and more valuable. A new kitchen is one of the best investments you can undertake, but perhaps more importantly, it can turn [...]
One of the most important benefits of owning a home is the security of having a warm, familiar place in which to grow old. Let’s face it, no one wants to leave the comfort of [...]
Now that winter has ended and the snow has finally melted, make it your first order of spring-cleaning business to check how your roof fared through the coldest months. Even if the winter wasn't as [...]