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

  • 13 Home Inspection Tips for Sellers

    After months of sitting on the market, you finally have a family interested in buying your home. Now you have to pass the dreaded home inspection.

    By Jacob Hurwith Aug 13, 2021
  • Thanksgiving Table Décor Ideas

    The season of Thanksgiving would be incomplete without the family get-togethers and the warmth of having your loved ones around. Having a season dedicated to just that and being thankful allows my household to stop and appreciate the things we overlook every day.

    By Dorcy Castillo Nov 24, 2020
  • Closing On Your First Home

    Closing on a new home is exciting, but it comes with a lot of work. ImproveNet is ready to connect you to local professionals who can help you with your closing on a house checklist.

    By Jaclyn Crawford Oct 26, 2020
  • What Is Asphalt?

    Using asphalt for driveways, parking lots, or other similar spaces is a cost-effective and long-lasting option. ImproveNet can help connect you with professionals to get the job done.

    By Jill Scheer Oct 18, 2020
  • How To Get A Building Permit

    Getting ready to begin a new home improvement project? Here are the ins and outs of building permits. Learn how to get a building permit and how to know if you need one for your project.

    By Jaclyn Crawford Oct 13, 2020
  • Building A Fence On A Budget

    A backyard fence can transform the look of your home. But how can you do it on a budget? We have the answer.

    By Jill Scheer Sep 6, 2020
  • DIY Storage Shelves

    A flexible shelving system is one of the best ways to handle storage problems in the basement, garage or utility room.

    By ImproveNet Guest Author Aug 25, 2020
  • Everything Newlyweds Need To Know About Buying Your First Home

    As newlyweds, buying and settling into your first home is an exciting and nerve-racking experience. Knowing what to expect can help the process go smoothly. From budgeting to renovations, here’s your step-by-step guide to first-time home ownership.

    By Elli Bishop Aug 25, 2020
  • Renovation Financing

    Renovating your house–whether it’s building an addition, giving the kitchen a facelift or finishing the basement–adds to your quality of life and increases the resale value of your home.

    By ImproveNet Guest Author Aug 25, 2020
  • Fire Safety & Disabilities Guide

    According to FEMA, each year approximately 17,500 are injured and 3,400 die because of fire. There are dangers associated with fire for everyone, but people with disabilities face unique challenges in these emergencies.

    By Andrea Davis Aug 24, 2020
  • Home Emergency & Disaster Safety

    Weather can change dramatically and often quite suddenly too, causing severe destruction, injuries, and even fatalities.

    By Andrea Davis Aug 24, 2020
  • Guide To Pet-Safe House Plants

    Most pets love exploring their territory and playing near plants, so it's important that pet owners are aware of the potential dangers posed by houseplants.

    By Andrea Davis Aug 24, 2020