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

  • How To Create A Gutter Garden

    Whether you choose to fill your gutters with flowers, or edibles like strawberries and herbs, a gutter garden is sure to be a great addition to your patio, deck, or backyard. Let’s get started!

    By Amanda Curry Aug 10, 2016
  • How To Install Holiday Lights

    There are always safety precautions one should take before hanging holiday lights, but more so, a helpful guide, including tools needed and step-by-step instructions should always be referenced before attempting a new DIY project.

    By Jacob Hurwith Aug 10, 2016
  • What You Need To Know About Water Damage

    Water damage are two of the scariest words a homeowner can hear. See some of the most common causes, the costs to repair and a few precautionary tips for all water damage.

    By Jacob Hurwith Jul 14, 2016
  • Getting Started On A Rooftop Garden

    Living in an urban environment is not the same as living in a house and having a garden yard. While it is true that the urban environment doesn’t quite present the same possibilities, there is one option you can consider and that is designing your very own rooftop garden.

    By Heather Roberts May 20, 2016
  • Create An Energy Efficient Home With A Cool Metal Roof

    With a cool metal roof, you can improve your ROI and create an environmentally-friendly home. Here’s why you should consider metal roof installation.

    By Steve Wright May 9, 2016
  • 8 Home Improvement Projects To Cut Costs

    Incorporate cost-saving upgrades into your home remodeling plans. If you want to decrease your utility bills, cut home service costs and invest in the long-term value of your property, try these 8 budget-friendly home improvement projects.

    By Clair Jones Mar 9, 2016
  • Gutter Protection Breakdown

    You may not realize the importance of keeping your gutters clear and debris free, but if your gutter system is often left neglected and abused, you can wind up with serious and costly home repairs.

    By Amanda Curry Feb 15, 2016
  • How To Choose The Best Roofing Materials For Your Home

    Choosing the right roofing for your home can be a bit stressful. With so many types of roofing available, you'll want to choose the materials best suited to your environment, housing style and budget.

    By Tina Lockwood Jan 21, 2016
  • How Much Does It Cost To Replace A Roof?

    Replacing your roof is one of the unsexiest home remodeling projects, but you would be hard-pressed to find one more vital to your home’s well being.

    By Jacob Hurwith Jan 15, 2016
  • Ice Dam Prevention and Removal Solutions

    Ice dams are caused by warm roofs and cold eaves. When snow accumulates on a roof with insufficient insulation, the snow begins melting near the ridge where the hot air rises first.

    By ImproveNet Guest Author Jan 7, 2016
  • Advantages & Disadvantages Of Solar Energy

    Like any green movement, there are certain advantages and disadvantages of solar energy. See what solar energy is & all the pros and cons of solar panels.

    By Jacob Hurwith Dec 20, 2015
  • Contractor Spotlight: Tanks Roofing & Contracting

    Danny Harding took the big step and started his own business, Tanks Roofing & Contracting, back in 2012. We recently chatted with Danny to hear how he got started and some of his most memorable roofing projects.

    By Jacob Hurwith Aug 6, 2015