Choosing the right kitchen countertop can be tricky (and expensive!). Before splurging on such a big update, check out the pros and cons of the top kitchen countertop materials to help you select the right one for your space.
How to Clean and Restain a Deck
This Old House general contractor Tom Silva breathes new life into a weather-beaten wood deck
How to Clean Cloudy Glass
Have you ever purchased a glass vase from the store and it was really cloudy? I'm teaching you a simple way to clean cloudy glass, without soap and water.
Shedding Some Light: Shed Building Tips
If you find yourself reminiscing about the days when you could actually park your car in the garage, it may be time to build a shed. An outdoor shed is an attractive and convenient way to store things that accumulate and clutter up your garage or basement. Perhaps you just want a place to store your
Window Replacement Costs and Contractors
Get the 411 on window contractors. Learn how they can help you save money on replacement window costs.
How to Choose a Remodeling Contractor
At first glance, it would seem like the easiest way to find a remodeling contractor would be to just Google them. Of course if you did so, you’ll probably find more than enough candidates to choose from. And surely they must be the right ones for the jo
How to Build a Wood Storage Shed
Welcome! I’m really excited to share with you the plans for How to Build a Wood Storage Shed today. This project is sure to dress up your fire pit area or create a nice spot to store and preserve firewood for your home. Learn how to build your own wood shed. My neighbor emailed me the …
Bathroom Renovations: 7 Tips and Mistakes to Avoid
Whether you’re planning to sell your home soon or just trying to make your home more comfortable, a bathroom renovation is one of your best bets. Perhaps you’re ready to make a significant investment to create a spa-like oasis with a separate shower and a deep tub—or if your budget is smaller, you may want to explore what you can accomplish with new fixtures and a fresh coat of paint. Whichever direction your renovation takes you, we at Modernize want to provide you with the best possible guidance for your bathroom renovation. Here’s how to make sure that your renovation goes smoothly, improves your home’s aesthetic appeal, and increases your home’s overall value 1. Start with a realistic budget Once you start taking tiles off the walls or floors, your bathroom renovation can…
Woodworking Projects: DIY Wooden Stools
Next time you have some downed hardwood trees in your way, make easy and beautiful DIY wooden stools.
How to Build a Sand set Patio or Walkway
Walkways and Patios are a great way to enhance the look of your outdoor living space and can create a 'finished' look in your yard. They ...