Tips for vetting a home improvement contractor [Video]
Tuesday, March 14, 2017 at 10:30:43 AM
Lowe's now offering 'virtual reality' home improvement [Video]
Tuesday, March 7, 2017 at 2:21:48 PM
Simple home improvement projects to get ready for warm weather
Wednesday, March 1, 2017 at 12:00:41 PM
Aging homeowners driving boom in home improvement spending
Wednesday, March 1, 2017 at 9:49:49 AM
The best home improvements that can earn you a tax break
Monday, February 27, 2017 at 3:35:31 PM
Remodeling or replacing: Which home improvement tactic is right for you? [Video]
Friday, February 17, 2017 at 1:16:39 PM
Angie's list predicts 2017 to be a record year for home improvement [Video]
Tuesday, February 14, 2017 at 1:46:19 PM
4 home improvement projects to tackle this February
Wednesday, February 1, 2017 at 1:18:59 PM
Home improvement, repair fraud still a concern [Video]
Thursday, January 26, 2017 at 4:00:16 PM
Bolster your home's value with modern upgrades
Friday, January 20, 2017 at 11:11:44 AM
2017 to be another explosive year for home improvement [Video]
Thursday, January 19, 2017 at 3:21:04 PM
Why finance solar home improvements in 2017?
Tuesday, January 17, 2017 at 4:44:21 PM
Taking the safe approach to home improvement
Thursday, December 15, 2016 at 3:30:23 PM
Tips to improve home improvement contractor management [Video]
Monday, December 12, 2016 at 7:43:47 PM
3 top home improvement projects to start the year fresh
Friday, December 9, 2016 at 2:50:54 PM
Necessary versus valuable home improvement projects
Thursday, December 8, 2016 at 5:10:18 PM
Prepare your home for winter! [Video]
Tuesday, December 6, 2016 at 7:39:23 PM
One critical home improvement measure for the cold months
Wednesday, November 30, 2016 at 2:17:07 PM
Projects to boost your home's curb appeal [Video]
Monday, November 14, 2016 at 7:30:54 PM
Critical home improvement projects ahead of winter
Monday, November 14, 2016 at 11:19:42 AM
One final home improvement project before winter falls [Video]
Sunday, November 13, 2016 at 1:50:47 PM
Home improvement investments poised to sustain through early 2017
Thursday, November 10, 2016 at 2:59:09 PM
Are you selecting the best possible home improvement contractor? [Video]
Tuesday, October 11, 2016 at 1:32:34 PM
Improvement projects with the biggest bang [Video]
Thursday, October 6, 2016 at 1:10:55 PM
More tips to better-manage home improvement
Tuesday, October 4, 2016 at 3:34:01 PM
Simpler home improvement projects coming into style
Wednesday, September 28, 2016 at 3:55:26 PM
The financial side of home improvement
Monday, September 26, 2016 at 2:25:24 PM
Quick home improvements to improve energy efficiency [Video]
Wednesday, September 21, 2016 at 4:51:29 PM
Autumn is around the corner…How can I prepare my home for winter?
Monday, September 12, 2016 at 10:57:42 PM
Home improvement projects to prepare for winter [Video]
Thursday, September 8, 2016 at 1:27:52 PM
How to properly budget a home improvement project
Monday, August 29, 2016 at 2:20:42 PM
In home improvement projects, the ceiling might be gone
Wednesday, August 24, 2016 at 2:29:44 PM
Fraud remains an issue in the home improvement arena [Video]
Sunday, August 14, 2016 at 1:51:01 PM
Major association scrutinizes PACE home improvement loans
Tuesday, August 9, 2016 at 10:44:09 AM
Millennials changing the home improvement game [Video]
Wednesday, August 3, 2016 at 8:01:52 PM
Home improvement activity: A closer look
Thursday, July 28, 2016 at 11:51:07 AM
Avoiding issues and loss in home improvement projects
Tuesday, July 19, 2016 at 11:32:34 AM
Certain home improvement segments burgeon [Video]
Wednesday, July 13, 2016 at 6:41:49 PM
How to successfully plan a home renovation project
Tuesday, July 12, 2016 at 2:51:36 PM
The value of exterior home improvement projects [Video]
Tuesday, July 5, 2016 at 12:10:41 PM
The best practices of home improvement
Thursday, June 23, 2016 at 4:45:59 PM
Home improvement becomes a buyer's market [Video]
Wednesday, June 15, 2016 at 4:55:10 PM
Which home improvement projects have the highest ROI?
Monday, June 13, 2016 at 4:33:57 PM
The dining side of home improvement [Video]
Tuesday, June 7, 2016 at 4:44:47 PM
A closer look at the home improvement arena
Tuesday, May 31, 2016 at 1:19:36 PM
3 home improvement projects for this summer [Video]
Wednesday, May 18, 2016 at 12:52:21 PM
More reasons to invest in clean energy home improvements [Video]
Wednesday, May 18, 2016 at 12:41:38 PM
Are windows involved in your home improvement plan? [Video]
Monday, May 9, 2016 at 4:42:54 PM
A new debate in solar panel installation
Monday, May 9, 2016 at 1:51:58 PM
Home improvement tips from the professionals
Thursday, May 5, 2016 at 4:47:59 PM
More signs that homeowners are going green
Friday, April 22, 2016 at 3:50:01 PM
Home improvement demand outpacing supply [Video]
Wednesday, April 20, 2016 at 3:36:00 PM
In focus: Energy-efficient home improvement's benefits
Wednesday, April 13, 2016 at 1:36:39 PM
Homeowner financial stability made clear by improvement plans
Monday, April 11, 2016 at 6:31:02 PM
Energy-efficient home improvements in style
Tuesday, April 5, 2016 at 11:48:24 AM
Solar panels vs other home improvements [Video]
Monday, March 14, 2016 at 11:54:59 AM
Home improvements that can lower your energy bill [Video]
Monday, March 14, 2016 at 11:12:04 AM
How to begin a home improvement project
Monday, March 14, 2016 at 10:27:57 AM
Kitchen remodels that offer great ROI
Monday, March 7, 2016 at 12:34:23 PM
Home remodeling projected to boom in 2016
Wednesday, February 10, 2016 at 2:09:09 PM
Majority of homeowners plan to spend on improvements this year
Monday, February 8, 2016 at 3:05:00 PM
Home improvements that boost your home's value [Video]
Monday, February 8, 2016 at 1:35:54 PM
Home improvements that add the most value
Friday, February 5, 2016 at 11:08:13 AM
The most in-demand home improvement professionals of 2015 [Video]
Tuesday, February 2, 2016 at 3:56:52 PM
5 tips for DIY home improvement
Monday, January 11, 2016 at 1:54:55 PM
Spending on home improvements set to increase [Video]
Monday, January 11, 2016 at 12:46:30 PM
Home improvement trends in 2016
Friday, January 8, 2016 at 11:41:20 AM
Home improvement plans for 2016 [Video]
Monday, January 4, 2016 at 12:46:32 PM
Winter months the perfect opportunity for home improvements
Monday, December 14, 2015 at 1:10:58 PM
How home improvement fared in 2015 [Video]
Monday, December 14, 2015 at 11:53:03 AM
Residential construction nudged up in October
Wednesday, December 2, 2015 at 4:25:17 PM
Home improvement retailers see strong Q3 sales
Thursday, November 19, 2015 at 9:25:47 AM
Home remodeling will speed up in 2016
Tuesday, November 10, 2015 at 10:43:42 AM
In strong market, homeowners prefer smaller remodels
Monday, November 9, 2015 at 1:14:49 PM
For home improvement, fall season proves best
Friday, October 30, 2015 at 10:48:38 AM
Little movement on fixed-rate mortgages
Thursday, October 29, 2015 at 1:30:43 PM
Path clearer for home improvement program
Tuesday, October 27, 2015 at 11:39:18 AM
Home renovators optimistic through cloudy Q3
Friday, October 23, 2015 at 10:33:16 AM
Keeping remodeling costs under control
Tuesday, October 13, 2015 at 10:38:30 AM
Three hints for affordable home improvements [Video]
Monday, September 14, 2015 at 5:25:20 PM
Introducing the HLIB Advantage Loan for home improvements
Monday, September 14, 2015 at 9:08:06 AM
Set ground rules before a remodeling project [Video]
Tuesday, August 25, 2015 at 9:45:47 AM
Home Depot's strong results a sign of home improvement strength
Tuesday, August 18, 2015 at 8:04:42 AM
How to get the most out of a small home improvement budget
Tuesday, August 11, 2015 at 7:21:57 PM
A summer sprucing up for your home [Video]
Friday, July 31, 2015 at 11:58:20 AM
Remodeling activity to tick up in 2016
Friday, July 17, 2015 at 4:43:35 PM
Getting the most out of DIY outdoor home improvement projects
Monday, July 13, 2015 at 10:49:13 AM
4 impactful home improvement projects [Video]
Wednesday, July 1, 2015 at 3:46:23 PM
Older homeowners seek to make aging in place more comfortable
Monday, June 29, 2015 at 1:03:36 AM
For remodels, homeowners want function, low energy costs and a look all their own
Monday, June 29, 2015 at 12:42:21 AM
Energy-efficient home improvements can earn tax credits [Video]
Sunday, June 21, 2015 at 10:21:16 PM
3 common home improvement mistakes [Video]
Friday, June 19, 2015 at 11:44:34 AM
Millennials just as likely as other homeowners to remodel
Thursday, June 18, 2015 at 11:24:05 PM
Americans overestimate what it takes to buy a home
Wednesday, June 17, 2015 at 11:11:29 AM
Northeast tops regions for home improvement spending
Tuesday, June 16, 2015 at 5:08:01 PM
Home improvement financing with Medicaid
Thursday, June 11, 2015 at 11:01:45 PM
With solar panels, ROI heats up [Video]
Monday, June 8, 2015 at 4:06:04 PM
Top 4 home improvements for first-time homebuyers
Monday, June 8, 2015 at 3:02:51 PM
NAHB: Homeowners have 'discretionary funds' for improvement jobs
Friday, June 5, 2015 at 10:34:01 AM
What to do if your home improvement project turns up pests
Tuesday, May 12, 2015 at 12:39:13 PM
Contest highlights pet-centric home improvement ideas [Video]
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at 1:58:48 PM
Lakewood, NJ tops list of family-oriented cities [Video]
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at 1:41:16 PM
How to make a spring home improvement to-do list
Tuesday, April 14, 2015 at 1:00:14 PM
Stay or go? 3 factors to help you decide during a home remodel
Monday, March 9, 2015 at 11:48:23 AM
Which home improvements provide long-term ROI? [VIDEO]
Tuesday, March 3, 2015 at 8:41:05 AM
Making a comeback: Large home improvements popular once more
Tuesday, February 10, 2015 at 2:25:47 PM
How to stay within your budget during a major remodeling project [VIDEO]
Monday, February 2, 2015 at 10:03:07 AM
Optimism grows in home improvement sector
Friday, January 16, 2015 at 7:53:24 AM
Study: Housing market, jobs impact home remodeling
Wednesday, January 14, 2015 at 7:59:21 AM
Which home improvements will help you sell today?
Monday, January 12, 2015 at 9:40:12 AM
Interested in home improvement? Here's how to get started [VIDEO]
Friday, January 2, 2015 at 9:26:54 AM
Zillow: New direction for 2015 home design trends [VIDEO]
Monday, December 22, 2014 at 9:51:40 AM
How to prepare your home ahead of a winter storm
Tuesday, December 9, 2014 at 1:48:34 PM
Smart home improvements can benefit aging in place
Monday, November 10, 2014 at 1:05:12 PM
NAHB: Single-family home trends vary across country
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 at 9:02:50 AM
Preparing your home can minimize damage from severe weather
Tuesday, October 14, 2014 at 10:37:55 AM
Growth forecasted for home improvement industry
Thursday, October 2, 2014 at 10:00:44 AM
The steps you should take prior to a major home improvement project
Monday, September 8, 2014 at 10:11:22 AM
Homeowners have unique remodeling preferences when selling
Thursday, September 4, 2014 at 10:07:39 AM
Buying a fixer-upper can pay off, but it takes planning and hard work
Monday, August 11, 2014 at 10:56:10 AM
NAHB: Confidence in home improvements on the rise
Monday, July 28, 2014 at 9:35:01 AM
How you can tell if a DIY improvement project is right for you
Monday, July 14, 2014 at 10:58:15 AM
Home improvement spending takes aim at outdoor spaces
Friday, June 13, 2014 at 8:17:54 AM
Small home improvement changes can lead to significant return on investment
Wednesday, June 11, 2014 at 9:53:12 AM
Style, practicality appeal to today's homebuyers
Tuesday, June 3, 2014 at 10:19:07 AM
Remodeling activity could fluctuate, improved customer service can bolster local businesses
Monday, May 12, 2014 at 2:38:21 PM
NAHB: Energy-efficient features popular for home improvements
Wednesday, May 7, 2014 at 9:54:19 AM
May is the perfect month for home improvement projects
Friday, May 2, 2014 at 12:36:01 PM
Home improvement activity up due to better conditions
Friday, April 18, 2014 at 8:18:15 AM
New trends, home improvement financing allow homeowners to upgrade
Monday, April 7, 2014 at 9:19:01 AM
Open kitchens, customized homes attract buyers in 2014
Thursday, April 3, 2014 at 9:00:05 AM
Zillow: Majority of homeowners planning spring renovation projects
Thursday, March 20, 2014 at 8:56:01 AM
Home improvement trends shift in 2014
Tuesday, March 11, 2014 at 10:18:20 AM
Home improvement financing, proper planning can ensure a successful remodeling project
Monday, March 10, 2014 at 9:03:04 AM
Big-ticket items offer solid ROI for home improvement financing
Monday, February 10, 2014 at 10:07:48 AM
Remodeling activity expected to pick up as 2014 progresses
Wednesday, February 5, 2014 at 8:56:03 AM
Solid plan is key toward an affordable home improvement project
Monday, January 13, 2014 at 10:05:15 AM
What homeowners can expect in 2014
Friday, January 3, 2014 at 9:32:16 AM
Home improvement trends for 2014
Monday, December 23, 2013 at 10:21:46 AM
Architecture firms report better sales, led by remodeling
Wednesday, December 18, 2013 at 10:06:14 AM
Home improvement financing can help owners stay warm this winter
Monday, December 9, 2013 at 10:25:37 AM
Kitchens top list of 2014 home improvement trends
Tuesday, December 3, 2013 at 10:05:51 AM
Home improvement trends for the winter months
Friday, November 22, 2013 at 10:35:52 AM
Renovation spending high, home improvement financing helps upgrade to sell
Monday, November 11, 2013 at 10:31:40 AM
Home improvement financing can help homeowners raise their property's equity and sell quickly
Homeowners interested in technology, nature
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 11:04:23 AM
Bathroom remodels popular among home improvement projects
Friday, November 1, 2013 at 12:18:42 PM
Home improvement financing ideal for fall renovations, winter preparations
Thursday, October 10, 2013 at 12:56:23 PM
The fall is the ideal time for home improvements, although some have a better return on investment than others
Homeowners look to spend more on remodeling projects
Thursday, October 10, 2013 at 11:07:06 AM
Homeowners plan to spend more on remodels during the fall than in previous years
Home improvement financing ideal for fall renovations, winter preparations
Tuesday, October 8, 2013 at 11:27:09 AM
The fall is the ideal time for home improvements, although some have a better return on investment than others
Specialized, technological homes gain popularity
Thursday, October 3, 2013 at 11:15:32 AM
Homebuyers are focused on specialized rooms and more technology
Roofing demand on the rise across U.S.
Wednesday, September 25, 2013 at 11:08:25 AM
Roofing industry expected to grow over the coming year
Changing real estate segment could end 2013 more stable
Friday, September 13, 2013 at 11:56:36 AM
A stabilizing housing market is now driven by buyer demand, instead of inventory supply
Home improvement financing great for remodels, do-it-yourself projects
Tuesday, September 10, 2013 at 11:03:06 AM
HLIB provides home improvement financing for people looking to hire contractors or tackle projects on their own
Majority of homeowners planning fall home improvements
Thursday, September 5, 2013 at 12:45:20 PM
Many homeowners still plan to perform fall home improvements in the coming months
Home improvement revenue expected to increase throughout 2013
Thursday, August 22, 2013 at 11:41:41 AM
Remodelers, contractors confident in 2013's revenue
Little home fixes have a big payoff
Thursday, August 15, 2013 at 10:46:48 AM
Smaller, cost-effective home remodels may improve a property's value
Home improvement financing can help make the perfect summer renovations
Tuesday, August 13, 2013 at 3:43:37 PM
HLIB's Brian Harvey explains a few ideal home improvements for the summer
Residential remodeling activity increased over Q2, expected to remain strong
Monday, August 12, 2013 at 1:02:05 PM
Housing sector growth leads to more home improvements
Friday, August 2, 2013 at 4:22:33 PM
Construction activity up, outdoor designs highlight summer improvements
Monday, July 29, 2013 at 12:59:32 PM
Despite net losses, more people using Angie's List
Thursday, July 25, 2013 at 12:55:28 PM
NAR research highlights popular home improvement projects
Friday, July 19, 2013 at 12:33:31 PM
Watch out for home improvement fraud
Thursday, July 11, 2013 at 3:51:38 PM
Beware of the next big home improvement scam, as many disreputable people across the U.S. are taking advantage of homeowners
Home improvement a trend for 2013
Wednesday, July 10, 2013 at 4:24:16 PM
Home improvement trending in 2013
Fewer foreclosures, boost to home builders and buyers
Wednesday, July 10, 2013 at 11:40:27 AM
The number of foreclosures is down for the month of May
Improve a home to get the most out of home improvement financing
Tuesday, July 9, 2013 at 12:03:39 PM
Improve home equity to get the most out of home improvement financing.
The affordable choice: Roof repair or replacement?
Tuesday, July 9, 2013 at 8:42:53 AM
Choose a roof repair instead of a replacement
Many homeowners consider projects with help of home improvement financing, but not industry professionals
Monday, July 8, 2013 at 3:38:34 PM
More homeowners are choosing to undertake sizable home improvement projects themselves instead of hiring contractors and construction professionals.
The lead paint debate heats back up
Friday, July 5, 2013 at 1:07:52 PM
The lead paint debate remains as changes in legislation sparks a new argument.
New website provides added insight for homeowners
Wednesday, July 3, 2013 at 9:55:48 AM
A new data service called Housefax.com recently began offering detailed property records covering a variety of home topics.
Home design trends: simple improvements
Tuesday, July 2, 2013 at 2:49:06 PM
So far in 2013, new homes are being built with a emphasis on simple, clean designs.
Home improvements for senior citizen safety
Monday, July 1, 2013 at 9:55:21 AM
The older we get, the longer we want to maintain our independence. Most houses need a few upgrades to keep them safe for seniors.
Study shows men, women differ on home improvement
Monday, July 1, 2013 at 8:50:02 AM
Men and women prioritize home improvement projects differently.
Sound home improvements for large families
Wednesday, June 26, 2013 at 4:03:50 PM
Several affordable home improvement solutions could help relieve stress on a cramped home.
PACE program, energy improvements raise home values
Monday, June 24, 2013 at 10:19:04 AM
Changes in a home's energy efficiency can result in an increase in home value. Small or large - any improvement to a home can be a sound investment.
Many Homeowners Plan Summer Improvements
Friday, June 21, 2013 at 4:18:59 PM
More than half of American homeowners will invest in home improvements this summer.
Natural swimming pools afford homeowners attractive, functional outdoor amenity
Tuesday, June 18, 2013 at 11:40:25 AM
Attractive lighting options for your residential property
Friday, June 14, 2013 at 4:40:35 PM
Updating a house with modern window styles
Wednesday, June 12, 2013 at 10:58:54 AM
Enhancing your house to better accommodate older adults
Friday, June 7, 2013 at 1:44:35 PM
Rain barrels: Home improvement project that benefits more than just your garden
Thursday, June 6, 2013 at 6:10:13 PM
Countertop materials to enhance a home's interior design, purchase price
Tuesday, June 4, 2013 at 6:01:28 PM
Incorporating a master closet can boost property values, buyer interest
Monday, June 3, 2013 at 5:15:47 PM
Effective ways to update, improve residential properties this summer
Monday, June 3, 2013 at 12:52:18 PM
Homeowners across the country like to spend time outside their houses and enjoy the warm weather during summer.
Enhancing the look of a residential property using alternative materials
Wednesday, May 29, 2013 at 5:16:01 PM
Features which can effectively improve outdoor patio space
Friday, May 24, 2013 at 12:28:37 PM
Keeping home improvement project costs down
Tuesday, May 21, 2013 at 4:42:38 PM
Updating a home's foyer can improve visitors perception of property
Thursday, May 16, 2013 at 12:10:11 PM
The benefits afforded by replacing grass with artificial turf
Tuesday, May 14, 2013 at 3:32:15 PM
Building a personal garden can save and make homeowners money
Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 6:30:33 PM
How to properly maintain outdoor decks during warmer months
Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 5:46:30 PM
Wallpaper projects that can boost a home's interior appeal
Monday, May 6, 2013 at 2:06:29 PM
A number of home improvements can heighten a property's price, buyer interest
Friday, May 3, 2013 at 9:32:13 AM
Updating staircases incorporates color, allows customization
Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 9:00:50 AM
Two projects to transform attics, basements into rental units
Tuesday, April 30, 2013 at 1:48:46 PM
Eco-friendly countertops which can greatly improve your property
Monday, April 29, 2013 at 1:49:46 PM
The kitchen is one of the most popular rooms American homeowners choose to remodel.
Installing fencing can benefit homeowners
Wednesday, April 24, 2013 at 3:40:07 PM
Three tools which can help consumers complete a paint job
Tuesday, April 16, 2013 at 11:31:50 AM
Solar tubes benefit homeowners a number of ways
Friday, April 12, 2013 at 3:07:50 PM
The consumer benefits of installing smart meters
Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 12:40:36 PM
Two universal design home improvement projects with big benefits
Monday, April 8, 2013 at 11:20:21 PM
Springtime may bring increased home improvement efforts
Monday, April 8, 2013 at 12:16:45 PM
As the spring season approaches, many homeowners may be looking forward to the opportunity to spend some time outside and finally make necessary repairs to their properties.
Tips for setting up an effective home office
Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 1:54:43 PM
Strategies for planning the addition of garage space
Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 3:11:14 PM
Three elegant home improvement projects
Monday, April 1, 2013 at 2:18:58 PM
Finished basements can bring homeowners higher property value, personal benefits
Thursday, March 28, 2013 at 11:50:38 AM
Simple home improvements that can boost a property's price
Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 3:03:53 PM
How consumers can ensure they're hiring a reputable contractor
Thursday, March 21, 2013 at 3:32:24 PM
Replacing an oil furnace with one which uses gas can save homeowners money
Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 3:59:25 PM
Home improvement tips for preparing for springtime
Friday, March 15, 2013 at 10:27:08 AM
Water-saving home improvements that can save money
Monday, March 11, 2013 at 4:42:28 PM
Green home improvements that can can greatly benefit the look, price of a property
Friday, March 8, 2013 at 11:28:59 AM
Bathroom, kitchen remodels may account for majority of home improvement projects this year
Wednesday, March 6, 2013 at 4:30:13 PM
Get the most value out of your home improvement projects
Tuesday, March 5, 2013 at 6:04:19 PM
Vital steps to remember when planning a kitchen remodel
Monday, March 4, 2013 at 1:09:02 PM
Costly home improvements that may not lead to property value appreciation
Friday, March 1, 2013 at 4:28:25 PM
Home improvements that will meet homebuyer expectations, market standards
Tuesday, February 26, 2013 at 2:37:53 PM
Two quick fixes for your home's interior aesthetic
Friday, February 22, 2013 at 5:35:21 PM
Three ways to combat ice buildup, roof damage during winter
Thursday, February 21, 2013 at 2:15:31 PM
How to save money when updating your home's windows
Tuesday, February 19, 2013 at 3:55:37 PM
Two easy, value-appreciating home improvement projects
Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at 4:25:45 PM
Solar panels: A home improvement project that pays for itself
Monday, February 11, 2013 at 6:01:21 PM
The importance of incorporating energy-efficient products into a home
Monday, February 11, 2013 at 11:27:34 AM
As consumers nationwide continue to observe the gradual rebound of the real estate sector and see rising home prices in their neighborhoods, many may begin to consider making improvements to their houses.
Making home improvements in preparation for severe weather
Friday, February 8, 2013 at 5:42:19 PM
Energy-saving modifications for homeowners
Wednesday, February 6, 2013 at 12:38:34 PM
An increasing number of homeowners are taking advantage of favorable residential lending conditions and making improvements to their houses.
Consumer confidence remains high in remodeling market
Friday, February 1, 2013 at 2:57:30 PM
With the national housing market continuing to see increased property values in certain areas, American homeowners looking to remodel their existing houses may want to find a contractor and obtain home improvement financing soon.
Exterior projects offer big returns
Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 4:34:22 PM
When it comes to real estate, image is everything.
Home prices rise toward end of 2012
Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at 4:44:40 PM
The prospect of purchasing property became slightly less affordable toward the end of 2012.
Taxpayers benefit from green home improvement projects
Tuesday, January 8, 2013 at 4:48:05 PM
Lawmakers recently came to an agreement to avoid the impending "fiscal cliff" and households planning to complete certain green upgrades to their properties may benefit during the course of 2013.
Rising income levels could yield additional home improvement projects in 2013
Friday, January 4, 2013 at 1:58:49 PM
Nationwide personal income levels continued to increase in October, as a greater number of households found their financial footing.
Contractors opt for more expensive materials
Thursday, January 3, 2013 at 3:36:36 PM
In the wake of the housing market collapse, many contractors were forced to complete projects with more affordable materials.
Do you feel a draft? Common home improvement projects for older properties
Wednesday, January 2, 2013 at 4:18:38 PM
When it comes to making home repairs, some properties need them more than others.
Home improvement projects for baby boomers
Monday, December 31, 2012 at 4:29:45 PM
Every day, countless baby boomers get closer to retirement, and having a home to keep up with their needs once the leave the workforce is important.
More women take on home improvement projects
Friday, December 21, 2012 at 5:22:06 PM
In the past, home improvement projects gained the reputation of being a man's job, but a new report indicates that a greater number of women are getting their hands dirty around the house.
No bang for your buck: Home improvement projects to avoid
Friday, December 14, 2012 at 4:52:23 PM
Home improvement financing gives consumers an opportunity to make needed updates and repairs to the properties.
Key home improvement trends for 2012
Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at 2:56:52 PM
While there are new home improvement trends every year, some contain drastic alterations.
Popular remodeling projects and their estimated costs
Thursday, December 6, 2012 at 5:27:47 PM
When it comes to the cost of home repairs and updates, the sky's the limit.
Rise in personal income may yield additional home improvement spending
Tuesday, December 4, 2012 at 5:17:39 PM
Following the recent recession, in order to keep their funds in check, many homeowners put off needed home repairs and updates until their personal financial situations improved.
Home improvement projects to take on during winter
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 4:05:14 PM
With cold and snowy winter weather descending on many parts of the country, homeowners should take some time to ensure their property is in good working order.
Home remodeling spending expected to increase in the near future
Monday, November 12, 2012 at 2:45:48 PM
Spending on home remodeling is expected to surge in the coming months, which could be another indicator that the housing market recovery is well underway
Hurricane Sandy could dampen home remodeling in the Northeast
Monday, November 12, 2012 at 2:43:53 PM
Hurricane Sandy recently wreaked havoc along the eastern seaboard and homeowners are starting to pick up the pieces.
Home builders more confident in remodeling sector
Friday, November 9, 2012 at 5:00:52 PM
Falling property values in the wake of the real estate bubble burst forced a number of homeowners to stay in their current homes and make updates rather than move into bigger properties.
Home improvement projects worth the investment
Tuesday, November 6, 2012 at 5:05:28 PM
When it comes to remodeling a home, there are some projects that make more sense than others.
Winter's coming: Make sure your chimney is not in disrepair
Thursday, November 1, 2012 at 3:56:07 PM
With Thanksgiving and the holiday season just around the corner, countless households will host friends and family to celebrate.
Think home improvement financing - it's beginning to look a lot like winter
Monday, October 29, 2012 at 9:07:22 AM
When the snow starts to fall, your home had better be prepared for the drastic effects the wintry season will have on the yard and the house.
Home improvement loan seekers get new attraction
Monday, October 29, 2012 at 9:04:20 AM
A lot of homeowners want to upgrade their houses and get the best tools and trends for design and maintenance, but they may not know what all their options are.
Shop local to do more with home improvement loans
Tuesday, October 23, 2012 at 10:42:08 AM
When it comes to getting the best deals on lumber, wood finishes, plant protectors and other tools for weatherizing your home for winter, a lot of shoppers will head to mega chain stores for the lowest prices.
Take out the autumn chill with energy efficient home improvements
Wednesday, October 17, 2012 at 11:43:20 AM
This time of year the days are getting shorter and the nights are becoming colder.
Turn your attic into a usable space
Monday, October 15, 2012 at 9:30:17 PM
Once viewed as dark, creepy areas used to store rarely used items, attics have been rebranded as extended living spaces.
Fall landscaping ideas
Friday, October 12, 2012 at 4:03:46 PM
While spring is the traditional season for home improvement projects outside, don't forget about the fall.
Add a custom touch with a breakfast nook
Wednesday, October 10, 2012 at 8:58:35 PM
While the concept of a formal dining area has largely gone the way of the dodo, many homeowners still desire to have a table set aside for eating with the family.
Hanley Wood Remodeling Show approaches
Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at 4:08:12 PM
Once a year, home improvement experts can attend the Hanley Wood Remodeling Show to learn about the latest industry developments.
Don't fear remodeling projects
Thursday, October 4, 2012 at 4:29:11 PM
Are you tired of looking at your outdated kitchen, but are too daunted by the remodeling process to start?
Don't fear remodeling projects
Thursday, October 4, 2012 at 8:44:13 AM
Are you tired of looking at your outdated kitchen, but are too daunted by the remodeling process to start?
3 ways to save money on a home improvement project
Wednesday, October 3, 2012 at 4:01:18 PM
Whether you are planning on completely renovating an entire room in your house or altering a key structural feature, financing plays an integral role in your decisions.
Home improvement sales taking off in 2012
Tuesday, October 2, 2012 at 4:38:23 PM
Following the darkest days of the recession, many homeowners determined that investing in their current house was the smartest financial decision.
Materials to use in a bathroom renovation
Friday, September 21, 2012 at 6:08:37 AM
If you're intent on using home improvement financing to redo a bathroom in your home, selecting the right materials is key.
Three home improvement ideas for the fall
Wednesday, September 19, 2012 at 9:17:07 PM
The holiday season is right around the corner, and if you're planning on renovating your home before the hordes of family members and friends come over, now is the time to start.
Create a functional multi-purpose room
Wednesday, September 12, 2012 at 9:05:25 PM
For many people, the multi-purpose room can quickly become a catch-all space for junk and excess materials.
Get organized: Custom tips for saving space with home improvements
Friday, September 7, 2012 at 3:30:36 PM
If you're tired of the avalanche of belongings that tumbles out of closets when the door is opened or of having to step over clutter in an entryway, it may be time to use a bit of home improvement knowledge to increase the organization in your life.
Unique features to add to the living room
Friday, August 31, 2012 at 7:43:13 PM
Homeowners looking to improve the interior design of their house may want to consider focusing on the common areas such as the living room.
Home remodeling features that are popular with the baby boomer generation
Thursday, August 30, 2012 at 7:40:41 PM
As the first wave of the baby boomer generation enters retirement, many are considering the design and flow of their homes.
Remodeling to-do lists expand
Friday, August 24, 2012 at 3:55:24 PM
The traditional home-project to-do list is lengthening for many homeowners.
Experts predict accelerated growth in remodeling industry
Thursday, August 23, 2012 at 4:10:28 PM
Professionals in the remodeling industry may wish to prepare for job growth in the near future.
Home renovations for the kids
Monday, August 20, 2012 at 4:04:56 PM
Homeowners looking to remodel their property with their children in mind may want to consider incorporating a few features.
Consider luxury elements in a remodel
Friday, August 17, 2012 at 3:45:34 PM
Homeowners seeking to create an oasis of calm through the design of their master bathroom may want to consider investing in luxury materials and features.
Green products increasingly becoming the norm
Wednesday, August 15, 2012 at 5:00:54 PM
As the use of sustainable products slowly becomes the norm in high-end homes, more remodeling professionals are looking toward the mid-range market as the next demographic to target.
Remodeling ideas to remove clutter
Friday, August 10, 2012 at 4:02:32 PM
As one of the rooms homeowners spend the most time in, a kitchen requires a certain level of organization.
Consider replacing windows to increase energy efficiency
Thursday, August 9, 2012 at 2:50:53 PM
Although appliances and fuel-burning devices may receive a lot of the attention, there are many other elements of a home that contribute to energy efficiency.
Green remodeling trends in 2012
Tuesday, August 7, 2012 at 4:08:39 PM
As emphasis on sustainable energy practices gains ground in the remodeling industry, more Americans than ever are selecting green materials and home designs.
Where to spend and where to save those home improvement funds
Thursday, August 2, 2012 at 6:42:47 PM
Homeowners intent on remodeling their property, but concerned about the associated costs, may want to consider strategically choosing the features to update.
Add drama to a home with statement staircases
Wednesday, August 1, 2012 at 4:47:15 PM
Homeowners looking to add a bit of flair to the design of their house may want to consider adding a dramatic staircase.
Key trends impact remodeling market
Tuesday, July 31, 2012 at 8:59:47 AM
As the residential real estate market continues to recover from the housing bust, there are a number of changes developing.
Consider using natural materials in a remodel
Friday, July 27, 2012 at 3:47:44 PM
Homeowners looking to improve the design of their property may want to consider implementing the use of natural materials.
Improving housing market may lead to increase in remodeling
Monday, July 23, 2012 at 5:40:14 PM
As more people purchase property, remodeling will see an increase in activity.
Top two hottest markets for remodeling
Wednesday, July 18, 2012 at 7:49:07 AM
The recent economy encouraged homeowners to turn toward remodeling instead of buying new.
Green energy standards updated in 2012
Tuesday, July 17, 2012 at 4:40:40 PM
Updates to the International Energy Conservation Code (IECC) may impact the remodeling industry.
Incorporate new kitchen features in a remodel
Friday, July 13, 2012 at 7:51:06 AM
Homeowners wishing to add a touch of personality to a kitchen may want to consider a room renovation.
Home improvement market trends in 2012
Tuesday, July 10, 2012 at 11:35:14 AM
Home improvement projects remained popular in the first quarter of 2012.
Home improvements on a dime
Thursday, July 5, 2012 at 3:12:13 PM
Homeowners who are hoping to increase the value of a house and create a space that is more desirable and inviting can do so with home improvement projects.
Top two home improvement renovations to avoid
Monday, July 2, 2012 at 4:54:05 PM
Home improvement projects provide a property owner with the dream space they desire and may increase the value of a house.
Restore the architectural details of a home with modern twists
Wednesday, June 27, 2012 at 10:04:11 PM
Living in a grand Victorian, classic colonial or sprawling plantation is a dream of many Americans.
Three affordable home renovation ideas
Tuesday, June 26, 2012 at 9:52:15 PM
Your home is your castle. Keep it in tip-top shape by using home improvement financing to complete projects around the house.
Go green and get LEED certified
Monday, June 25, 2012 at 9:40:09 PM
Green, sustainable or energy efficient ? regardless of what adjective you use, the conservation movement is becoming increasingly popular.
What style are you?
Friday, June 22, 2012 at 4:24:00 PM
Are you fascinated by the do-it-yourself (DIY) phenomenon that has exploded in pop culture?
How should a homeowner finance a home renovation?
Thursday, June 21, 2012 at 9:52:47 PM
Lending guidelines were quickly tightened following the housing bust of 2006.
Increase the appeal of your kitchen with new cabinets
Wednesday, June 20, 2012 at 10:32:12 PM
After moving into a new home, you may want to consider putting your personal touch on a few rooms.
Kitchen and bath remodeling levels increase
Tuesday, June 19, 2012 at 9:34:53 PM
Remodeling a home can increase the value of the property in a resale and improve the functionality of a space.
How to choose a remodeling contractor
Thursday, June 14, 2012 at 8:24:59 PM
Too often you will hear remodeling horror stories about an incompetent or swindling contractor.
Get inspired: Use DIY culture to renovate your home
Monday, June 11, 2012 at 4:49:21 PM
It?s hard to miss the sudden explosion of DIY culture across the nation.
Create storage with customer built-ins
Wednesday, June 6, 2012 at 6:54:40 PM
When closets are bursting and drawers are jammed full, it may be time for a homeowner to consider investing in built-ins.
Three tips on financing a remodeling project
Thursday, May 24, 2012 at 6:17:52 PM
Remodeling projects are increasing in popularity in this post-recession economy.
Create an outdoor space for the summer
Wednesday, May 23, 2012 at 3:37:27 PM
After moving into your new house, consider using home improvement financing to renovate the backyard to create a relaxing and fun space for the entire summer. It will provide you with the perfect oasis of calm after spending time at work.
Spruce up your yard to improve its curb appeal
Friday, May 18, 2012 at 3:52:48 PM
Spring is here and you know what that means ? yard work.
Renovate your garage for efficient storage
Thursday, May 17, 2012 at 4:22:40 PM
Consider using home improvement financing to renovate your garage for an efficient use of space.
Affordable ways to update a bathroom
Friday, May 11, 2012 at 3:05:40 PM
A modern and updated bathroom can add significant value to a property if the renovations are done correctly.
Social media impacting home renovations
Wednesday, May 9, 2012 at 4:56:32 PM
Social media is everywhere. Already prevalent in business marketing, customer relations, and socially conscious movements, it is also coming in strong in the home improvement market.
Three tips for hiring a home improvement contractor
Tuesday, May 8, 2012 at 7:52:23 PM
Are you tired of that dark and dingy kitchen? While wood paneling may have been all the rage in the 70s, it may be time to update. Use home improvement financing to hire a contractor to tear out those funky fixtures and renovate your kitchen into a modern paradise.
Add value to your home with a finished basement
Thursday, May 3, 2012 at 6:13:12 PM
Sometimes a home can feel a bit cramped. Consider increasing the usable space of your house without the expense of an expansion.
Two remodeling tips to keep your home cool this summer
Thursday, May 3, 2012 at 6:09:57 PM
Summer is just around the corner, and if you spent the last one suffering from the heat, consider remodeling your home.
Check out the value of an updated kitchen
Monday, April 30, 2012 at 8:35:25 PM
If your kitchen is looking a bit like a throw back from an episode of Mad Men, consider using home improvement financing to rip out the wall paper from inside the cabinets and update the appliances.
Three ways to save on your spring home improvement project
Wednesday, April 25, 2012 at 4:31:47 PM
If you?re in the mood for a change, consider taking on a home improvement project. Not only can a renovation spruce up the design of your property, it can also increase the value of your home.
Homeowners expected to spend more on renovations in 2012
Thursday, April 19, 2012 at 8:01:40 AM
According to the latest Principia survey of 1,000 homeowners in North America, people are expected to increase spending on modest property improvements over the course of the next year.
How smart is your home?
Friday, April 13, 2012 at 4:59:09 PM
A recent trend is showing more houses are being built and renovated to enable broadband connections.
Top three renovation mistakes
Tuesday, April 10, 2012 at 3:35:51 PM
If it is time to renovate your home, beware the common mistakes many owners make. Don?t waste the funds from your home improvement loans on materials that may not improve the look and value of your home.
What home improvements may look good in a rural home?
Monday, April 9, 2012 at 8:10:27 PM
Every home has a unique identity composed of its location, ownership history and the design treatments it has undergone.
Consider purchasing fixer-upper properties in California
Thursday, April 5, 2012 at 4:40:40 PM
First-time homebuyers looking to save a little cash may wish to consider purchasing a fixer upper on the West Coast to get more bang for their buck.
Improve the value of a home with a master suite
Friday, March 30, 2012 at 8:44:26 PM
If you are trying to decide what renovation will not only improve the function of your home, but also increase the value of the property, consider updating the master suite.
Are Boomers obtaining reverse mortgages too young?
Monday, March 26, 2012 at 2:42:52 PM
A new report by MetLife Mature Market Institute found that baby boomer, ages 62 to 64, represent one out of five applicants for reverse mortgages, according to Forbes.
Make the switch from renting to homeownership
Friday, March 23, 2012 at 4:54:10 PM
Consumers seeking a new home may want to forgo looking through rental listings and instead focus on ownership. According to the most recent Trulia study, 98 out of 100 U.S. housing markets are more affordable to buy in than rent.
Common home improvement renovations for spring
Monday, March 19, 2012 at 3:02:02 PM
It's time to throw those windows open wide and let that crisp spring air inspire you to tackle a home improvement project.
Increase your homes energy-efficiency with LED bulbs
Thursday, February 16, 2012 at 8:31:33 AM
Energy-efficient home improvements can benefit a homeowner's conscience as well as his or her wallet.
December 2011 marks slight increase in new single home building projects
Wednesday, January 25, 2012 at 10:04:53 AM
In December 2011, builders broke ground on a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $657,000 single family homes, according to the U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development.
Potential budget busters for bathroom renovations
Friday, January 20, 2012 at 9:26:16 AM
A homeowner creating a budget to appropriately allocate funds gained from home improvement financing should consider keeping in mind all of the little or not-so-little things that can pop up and burst a budget.
How to budget for a bathroom renovation
Wednesday, January 18, 2012 at 4:33:58 PM
Homeowners seeking luxurious bathroom renovations with a limited amount to spend may wish to consider constructing a budget.
Environmental Protection Agency offers homeowners improvement incentives
Tuesday, January 10, 2012 at 9:46:01 AM
Homeowners interested in home improvement financing to better their property's indoor air quality may wish to contact their state radon office.
The benefits of a home remodeling expo
Wednesday, January 4, 2012 at 4:27:09 PM
Homeowners who are taking on a project may wish to attend a remodeling expo to gain some insight to potential projects and solutions. Expos offer the perfect opportunity to browse and consider the available options.
Is a pool a smart home investment?
Friday, December 30, 2011 at 11:05:38 PM
Pools are a luxurious addition to many homes, but depending on where you live they may in fact decrease the value of your home.
Expand the home without ever adding another square foot
Friday, December 30, 2011 at 11:03:59 PM
Many homeowners are expanding their usable space by transforming the basement into a living space.
Create a grand first impression with valuable landscaping
Friday, December 30, 2011 at 11:03:12 PM
The American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA) recommend that homeowners invest 10 percent of a home?s value in landscaping
Consider a minor kitchen remodel for return
Friday, December 30, 2011 at 10:59:30 PM
If a homeowner is looking for a high return investment, they may wish to consider a minor kitchen remodel. Home improvement loans are available for homeowners looking to invest in their property.
Painting - a worth while renovation project
Friday, December 30, 2011 at 10:56:31 PM
Homeowners looking to improve the look of their property, as well as its worth, may wish to invest in a cosmetic renovation project.
Don't forget the lights!
Friday, December 30, 2011 at 9:42:03 AM
When considering a remodel, lighting may be one of the most important aspects to contemplate.
Builder confidence rises in December 2011
Thursday, December 22, 2011 at 3:50:20 PM
Builder confidence rose in December for the third straight month in a row, according to the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB).
Investing in your home with a remodel project
Wednesday, December 21, 2011 at 6:01:42 PM
Purchasing a home is an investment, which is why remodeling can add great value for the future.