How To Renovate

From a DIY project to a major renovation makeover, remodeling anything in your house is easy with professional tips and tricks.

image The 8 Interview Questions To Ask A Potential Contractor

You may not be the expert, but you are the boss!

image A Newbie’s Guide To Remodeling Permits

If you're planning a big project, get your paperwork in order.


image No, You Don't Have To Hate Your Contractor

Start the relationship off on the right foot and there won't be any terse text messages in your future.


image Check The Definitions Of 15 Common Renovation Terms

It's easier to work with contractors when you have a clue what they're talking about.


image Should You DIY Or Call A Pro?

Not everything can be learned on YouTube, after all.

image How Long It Takes To Renovate Every Room In Your House

The process takes a lot longer than you may think.



image How These Bloggers Made These Ikea Cabinets Look High-End

Chris Loves Julia, and we love this kitchen.



image How to Keep Your Renovation Budget in Check, So You Don't Wind Up with a Money Pit

Designer MA Allen reveals her money-managing secrets.


image What Your Contractor Wishes You Knew Before Renovating Your Home

Including the one thing you should never, ever do.



image Here's What to Know Before You Paint Vinyl Siding

It's crucial to look for "55%" on that paint can.


fall decorating ideas 45 Fall Decorating Ideas To Help You Live Your Coziest Life

Sheepskin throws, plaid accents, warm colors, and more.



types of roofing How to Choose the Right Roof for Your Home

Metal? Clay tiles? Cedar shingles? Here's what you should know.

small space design 20 Ingenious Small Space Design Ideas and Tricks

You won't ever feel claustrophobic again.



image The Best Paint Finish For Every Room

Here's how to choose the right one.

image The Foolproof Way To Paint Your Brick Fireplace

Plus, the products you need for each step of the way.


image This Pop-Up Stone Outlet Is Insane

Now you see it; now you don't.


bed in small room A Crazy-Easy Way to DIY a Bed Frame in a Small Space

Bonus: it costs practically nothing.


ayfraym cabin everywhere co. This Three-Story DIY Cabin Could Be Shipped to Your Door Just in Time for Fall

It comes with everything—down to the smoke detectors.