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

  • Kitchen Remodel Return on Investment (ROI)

    Remodeling projects always bring up a certain question: is this going to increase the value of the home? On a list of remodeling projects that bring a high return on investment, kitchens come in near the top.

    By Andrea Davis Dec 15, 2014
  • How Much Do Kitchen Cabinets Cost?

    Whether you’re refacing your rustic cabinets, refinishing your painted cabinets or installing cabinets for your new home, it always helps to know the average price of any kitchen remodeling project before jumping all in.

    By Jacob Hurwith Nov 27, 2014
  • 7 Easy Kitchen DIY Projects

    The kitchen is the most popular room to remodel, but sadly, it is not the cheapest. One way to offset those costs is by completing the work yourself.

    By Jacob Hurwith Nov 6, 2014
  • 5 Common Features Of Kitchens Designed For Men

    What once was thought of as a woman’s domain, the kitchen has become the most popular room in the home for both men and women. Nonetheless, when it comes to popular kitchen designs, few only keep the man in mind.

    By Jacob Hurwith Oct 28, 2014
  • Open Floor Plan Pros & Cons

    Open floor plans give you more light, a larger entertainment space and makes small rooms seem larger. Nonetheless, as is the case with any home remodeling design, there are certain disadvantages that come with an open floor plan.

    By Jacob Hurwith Oct 9, 2014
  • Improving Your Kitchen Cabinets with Paint

    You don't have to spend a fortune to ensure that your kitchen looks updated and new. Transform the entire look of your kitchen cabinets by simply painting them.

    By Andrea Davis Sep 24, 2014
  • Small Kitchen Island: The Unexpected Helper In Kitchen Remodeling

    When it comes to creating more counter space in a small kitchen, few think of adding an island. Most homeowners assume kitchen islands are luxurious additions that only exist in big kitchens. Fortunately, this isn’t true.

    By Alyson Yu Sep 17, 2014
  • Electric Cooktop Vs. Gas Cooktop: Which Is Right For You?

    The range is the workhorse of the kitchen, and therefore, the type of range you choose for your remodeled kitchen plays a key role in the functionality of the most popular room in the home.

    By Jacob Hurwith Aug 15, 2014
  • 5 Space-Saving Appliances Small Kitchen Owners Need

    Cooking can be a daunting task for small kitchen owners. On top of not separating the veggies or tossing your pizza dough in the air, a small kitchen makes it difficult to find places for large, yet essential appliances.

    By Alyson Yu Aug 4, 2014
  • 9 Things That Can Go Wrong With Any Kitchen Remodel

    No matter what home remodeling project you undertake, it will not go 100% according to plan. Instead of telling you all about it, I thought I would lighten the mood with a visual presentation (GIFs!!!) of just some of the issues that could go wrong.

    By Jacob Hurwith Jul 30, 2014
  • How To Fix 3 Common Refrigerator Problems

    Refrigeration repair can be one of the most frustrating issues to deal with as a homeowner. As always, there are simple DIY tactics the everyday homeowner can accomplish when it comes to refrigerator repair.

    By Jacob Hurwith Jul 28, 2014
  • Tips for Tile Backsplash

    One of the simplest and most effective ways to refresh your kitchen is to install a new backsplash.

    By ImproveNet Guest Author Jul 15, 2014