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

  • How To Host Thanksgiving

    Thanksgiving brings us all together for a joyous afternoon away from work, the world and all our stresses. However, if you’re hosting this annual affair, then you know the stress that comes with preparing, hosting and cleaning a Thanksgiving meal.

    By Jacob Hurwith Nov 26, 2014
  • Baby Proofing Checklist: Electrical

    Before you bring your first baby home, you must childproof your home. By doing a quick online search, expected parents will find thousands of baby proofing checklists, but few are exclusively dedicated to electrical situations.

    By Jacob Hurwith Nov 18, 2014
  • 13 Easy Winterizing Projects

    Winterizing your home may feel like a chore, but it’s easy, cheap and will surely make the winter go by as smoothly and comfortably as possible.

    By Jacob Hurwith Oct 14, 2014
  • 7 Reasons To Not Buy A Home

    We all know the American Dream, but who said that dream didn’t come with the occasional scare? Buying a home is certainly high on everyone’s bucket list, but there are certain aspects of home ownership that will surely frustrate even the handiest individuals.

    By Jacob Hurwith Sep 11, 2014
  • 6 Projects All Homeowners Should Finish Before Fall

    Home improvement is a year-round activity and even when it’s warm, it can’t hurt to think about the future and the colder months ahead.

    By Jacob Hurwith Aug 27, 2014
  • Guide to Minimizing Indoor Allergens in the Home

    Over the course of a person's life, one spends a great deal of time indoors. A significant amount of that time is within the walls of their house or apartment.

    By Andrea Davis Aug 26, 2014
  • Home Improvements Return on Investment (ROI) Facts

    Major improvement projects are guaranteed to raise the value of a home, but some may not bring a positive return on the initial investment.

    By Andrea Davis Jul 23, 2014
  • The Secrets To Home & Apartment Security

    Many may think that protecting a home vs. an apartment is quite different, but when you break it down, homeowners, condo owners and renters will see that they are really one in the same.

    By Jacob Hurwith Jun 23, 2014
  • The Top Home Security Systems of 2014

    There are numerous home security systems out there, all offering a range of prices and unique advantages to you and your family. Your family’s safety should never be taken lightly, so I am here to showcase the five best home security systems of 2014.

    By Jacob Hurwith May 29, 2014
  • 5 Easy Ways To Protect Your Home Without A Security System

    Protecting your home doesn’t have to be an expensive project. While we should never skim on such an important job, safe homeowners should know that there are easy and cheap ways to protect your home and your family without a home security system.

    By Jacob Hurwith May 22, 2014
  • The Home Inspection Checklist

    Home inspections can save homeowners thousands of dollars and that fact alone should encourage all current and future property owners to hire a home inspector before they purchase their next residence.

    By Jacob Hurwith May 15, 2014
  • 5 Easy Ways to Lower Your Gas Bill During the Winter

    There are numerous ways homeowners can keep their houses warm, decrease their gas bills and not spend a fortune doing it. Below are our five easy DIY tips to decrease your natural gas bills during the winter.

    By Jacob Hurwith May 7, 2014