15 Weight-Loss Tips from Real People Who Lost Over 50 Pounds
You don’t have to take our word for it—but take theirs!
3 Kitchen Appliances Disappearing From Shelves
Labor Day sales won't be as monumental this year as they have been in the past due to shortages of big kitchen appliances.
How to eat if you want a beach body
With the sun starting to make an appearance, you’re probably starting to think about how you’ll look in that swimsuit. However, even if you’re clocking up bugmiles like they are going out fashion, if your diet is letting you down you won’t reach peak summer shape. Eat your way to your perfect beach body with these top tips Eat protein at breakfast Those who eat breakfast are leaner than those that don’t. Fact. However, recent research also suggests that including protein boosts this…
The Massage Client’s Guide to Tipping
It happened again, today; another client expressed confusion about tipping his massage therapist. Actually, he apologized for not tipping me last week and said that his wife chewed him out when she…
Why we will no longer be a welcoming church
We’ve decided to quit being a welcoming church. No kidding. We’re giving it up. Like so many congregations, we’ve sunk an amazing amount of time and energy into becoming a welcoming church. We changed worship styles, trained greeters and ushers, wore name tags, brewed coffee, went to workshops on hospitality and put our friendliest people …
The Best Low-Impact Workouts That Burn the Most Calories
Easy-on-the-joints activities can be just as sweat-inducing as their more "intense" counterparts.
Top Everest Climber Works At 7-Eleven
Lhakpa Sherpa has climbed to the top of Mt. Everest more times than any other woman, and isn't slowing down.
Twenty-four Tips on Stair Building
on November 1, 2019 A handsome staircase is always the glory of any home interior. It is also subject to many onerous contemporary code requirements, and requires the highest level of finish carpentry in the house. Planning ahead is all important. Many carpenters and not a few architects have heard me say that the best way to design a house is to design the handrail first, then the rest of the stairs, and then the rest of the house will fall in around…
Stair Lifts 101: A Consumer's Guide for Residential Stair Lifts
Learn more about stair lifts in our comprehensive consumer's guide to purchasing, installing, and recommending stair lifts. Provided by 101 Mobility.
How to Install a Stair Handrail
In this how-to video, This Old House general contractor Tom Silva installs a staircase handrail
Stair and Railing Design Ideas
Thinking of remodeling but don't know where to start? Take a look at our top stair and railing design ideas for your renovation or new build.
What a Stair Lift Can Do For You
When you're faced with accessibility questions, it's good to know what your options are. Whether it's a sudden issue that someone in the home is facing due to illness or injury or a lifelong struggle, accessibility challenges can be addressed Transitions Lift + Elevator is your home for stair lifts, wheelchair lifts, and elevators, all of which can help overcome the challenges presented by multiple floor…
50 Stair Railing Ideas to Dress Up Your Entryway
Selecting the right stair railing or hand rail for your space is a major design decision that can impact the feel of your home. From glass panels to wrought iron balusters, there are many stair railing options available. Find ideas and inspiration in these photos that will help you choose the right material for your staircase.
How to Install Deck-Stair Treads
In this video, see how an outdoor enhancement to your deck space can be mastered in a minute.
Stair Lift Prices and More: The Ultimate Home Stair Lift Guide
A stair lift is a motorized chair that glides up and down a staircase on a rail mounted to the stair treads. Stair lifts can be installed in homes of all types and can be used by anyone, but they are most popular as a safety solution for seniors. According to an AARP survey, 90% …
How to Replace a Stair Railing
This Old House general contractor Tom Silva shares some tricks for installing a new, sturdy staircase balustrade
How to choose a good home stair lift
Dear Savvy Senior: Can you recommend some good stair lift companies? I have a difficult time getting up and down the stairs and am interested in purchasing a stair lift for my house but could use some help choosing one. Arthritic Ann
Should you install a stair lift or a home elevator?
The home you have lived in and loved may prove to be a problem for you in your golden years if you have stairs. However, you may be reluctant to
Find the Best Stair Lifts on Sale
Choosing the right stairlift can be difficult. We are the largest distributor of stairlifts in the US. Licensed, certified, and insured. We can help you choose the best stair lift for your home.