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

  • Haunted America: The Scariest Stories You Haven’t Heard

    We’ve all heard them before; scary stories that your uncle may have exaggerated a bit. Well, now it’s time to see the true details of some of the most talked about horror tales around America.

    By Dorcy Castillo Jun 18, 2015
  • 12 Father’s Day Gift Ideas Under $50

    Finding the perfect Father’s Day gift is anything but simple. On top of not knowing what to get, when we do find the perfect gift to make the big man smile, it’s too expensive.

    By Jacob Hurwith Jun 14, 2015
  • ImproveNet Is On Instagram

    We are excited to announce that ImproveNet is now on Instagram. Whether you are thinking about remodeling, in the middle of a current renovation project or just looking for inspiration, our Instagram is filled with beautiful imagery and easy DIY tips for homeowners across the board.

    By Jacob Hurwith May 13, 2015
  • How Game Of Thrones Families Remodel

    As we know so well in home remodeling, one’s style is the ultimate influence when it comes to home renovations. Whether the House of Lannister is planning their next attack, Starks plotting their revenge or Daenerys Targaryen overlooking her army, all Game of Thrones families have their own unique tastes. Those tastes demand different home remodels.

    By Jacob Hurwith May 11, 2015
  • Remodeling Projects Cost vs. Value

    Different types of projects retain different levels of value at resale; some significantly more than others. Good thing we found some interesting information about which remodeling projects get you the most bang for your buck.

    By Jeremy Cookson May 7, 2015
  • Contractor Spotlight: Air Services Comfort Solutions, LLC

    Unlike many other trades, HVAC is almost always reserved for home improvement professionals. I recently chatted with Will to find out more about his business, problems in the industry and what all homeowners need to look out for when dealing with HVAC contractors.

    By Jacob Hurwith Apr 29, 2015
  • 6 Must-Have, Time-Saving Tools For Your DIY Tool Pouch

    Some guys call ‘em bags. Others, an apron. Then there’s tool pouch or tool belt. Whatever you call it, its purpose is to keep all the stuff you need for completing most projects where it is needed: near you, when you need it.

    By Mark & Theresa Clement Mar 24, 2015
  • Contractor Spotlight: MCS Painting & Decorating

    While interior painting is certainly a popular DIY project, many homeowners call on the pros to get the job done as efficiently and timely as possible. In Northern Illinois, few do it better than MCS Painting & Decorating.

    By Jacob Hurwith Mar 18, 2015
  • Contractor Spotlight: Paul Peterson LLC

    Being in the home improvement arena, we have a chance to work with many terrific contractors across the country and now, we want to showcase a few of the men and women creating your dream homes.

    By Jacob Hurwith Feb 20, 2015
  • 6 High-Tech Ideas To Improve Your Home

    Technology is advancing faster than ever, and sometimes, it can be hard to keep up with all the latest trends. We’ve put together a list of some of the most interesting high-tech products that will make your home feel more futuristic.

    By Jeremy Cookson Feb 17, 2015
  • We Want to Feature You: Send Us Your Before And After Photos

    Homeowners across America are putting their kitchens, bathrooms, basements, etc. through great transformations and we want to see and feature the final product.

    By Jacob Hurwith Feb 16, 2015
  • Best Valentine's Gifts Ever: Make Her Swoon With These Easy DIY Projects

    Valentine's Day is right around the corner, and that means you’re probably starting to stress about what to buy your partner. From hanging her favorite pictures to beefing up your home’s security, we’ve found seven DIY projects that are sure to make her happy this Valentine’s Day.

    By Elli Bishop Feb 6, 2015