Helping you plan your home improvement project, from start to finish

  • Top 5 Kitchen Appliances You Must Have

    Your kitchen is a space that should look great and be functional too. That’s why your kitchen appliances are so important. However, when you’re looking for the best appliances there are so many options to choose from. See a few of our favorites.

    By Jaclyn Crawford Apr 3, 2019
  • Spring is Coming: 2019 Landscape & Garden Trends

    This year, trends from landscapers and gardeners are centered around making your outdoor oasis easy, natural, and perfect for a little solitude or some quiet moments with the ones you love. See a few landscaping ideas.

    By Jill Laybourn Apr 1, 2019
  • ImproveNet Monthly Roundup: March 2019

    March is here and that means hopefully a little bit of springtime weather for you to enjoy. It’s about that time of year when you start thinking of all the outdoor projects to complete while the weather is nice. I’m here to help if you’ve missed a few articles this month. Check out our top posts and see if there are any tips you can use this spring.

    By Jaclyn Crawford Mar 31, 2019
  • Video: Essential Oil Tips

    Essential oils can help bring a spa-like atmosphere to any home. Take a look at the video below for my top three tips on how to use essential oils throughout your home.

    By Jaclyn Crawford Mar 28, 2019
  • Protect Your Home From Hail Damage

    It’s that time of year when many parts of the U.S. see severe storms with heavy rains, winds and sometimes hail. See the infographic below for more information.

    By Jaclyn Crawford Mar 27, 2019
  • Vintage Kitchen Appliances: Stoves and Ovens

    Vintage-style cooking units look old but cook new.

    By ImproveNet Guest Author Mar 24, 2019
  • Video: Common Gutter Problems

    Gutters are a staple of the home. In fact, they protect your roof and structure from water damage, that can be costly. But if there's a problem, do you know how to find the source?

    By Jaclyn Crawford Mar 21, 2019
  • How To Start Composting (Infographic)

    If you’re new to gardening, you might have heard of composting before, but maybe don’t know where to start. See this helpful infographic for more tips on how you can start composting.

    By Jaclyn Crawford Mar 20, 2019
  • What To Consider When Choosing A Kitchen Backsplash

    The backsplash has become an important part of kitchen decor, combining functionality and style. Narrow down your options with these tips.

    By Megan Wild Mar 19, 2019
  • City Guide: Chicago Events

    While you might know about the bigger summertime events, like Taste Of Chicago, there are events that happen all year-round that make every season a great time to be a Chicagoan.

    By Jaclyn Crawford Mar 18, 2019
  • Budget-Friendly Kitchen Upgrades You Should Make

    From a fresh coat of paint to installing a new faucet, see a few tasks you can add to your home improvement list that can make you fall in love with your kitchen again.

    By Jaclyn Crawford Mar 17, 2019
  • Video: Top 5 Flooring Materials

    There are a lot of flooring options to choose from. We're here to help you with your tough flooring decisions. In the video below, see ImproveNet's top 5 flooring materials.

    By Jaclyn Crawford Mar 14, 2019