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

  • 5 Ways For Maintaining Your Home’s Foundation

    Most homeowners only think about their foundations when something goes wrong. Though by then, it's too late to do any preventative maintenance. You can avoid this situation with a few common sense strategies.

    By Andrea Davis Jul 9, 2020
  • 4 Attractive Fencing Ideas For Your Yard

    Are you looking for a privacy fence or a fence that will keep your pets where they belong? What about a fence that adds curb appeal to your home? No matter what your fencing needs are, there is a fence style to match.

    By Andrea Davis Jul 9, 2020
  • DIY Tips For How To Power Wash Siding

    It's not just the inside of a house that gets dirty. Exterior siding can accumulate a lot of dust and grime, even mildew.

    By ImproveNet Guest Author Oct 8, 2018
  • What Can Negatively Impact Curb Appeal?

    What you see outside the home is representative of what’s inside. That is why curb appeal is so important. Here is what can negatively impact curb appeal and what you can do to fix it.

    By Jaclyn Crawford Sep 19, 2018
  • Frequently Asked Questions About Wood Fencing

    Confused when it comes to wood fence maintenance? Do you know how to budget for your fencing project? We have the answer for you right here.

    By Jaclyn Crawford Mar 25, 2018
  • Harness The Power Of The Sun: The Complete Guide To Using Solar Energy

    This guide is designed to give you everything you need to know about converting to solar. It will contrast the differences between solar and traditional fossil fuels, explain the different kinds of designs of solar energy systems and then address what is perhaps the biggest issue: dollars and cents.

    By Jacob Hurwith Mar 7, 2018
  • Curb Appeal Improvements That Don’t Cost A Fortune

    Curb appeal is the first impression visitors have of your home. Improve your curb appeal to be warm and inviting. Here are a few curb appeal ideas you can do on a budget.

    By Jaclyn Crawford Mar 7, 2018
  • Guide To Composting At Home

    Recycling organic matter into soil conditioning, fertilization, and enrichment material requires a process that is known as composting.

    By Andrea Davis Mar 7, 2018
  • Top Exterior House Color Schemes

    Choosing new exterior house colors can significantly boost your curb appeal. However, it’s an investment that will last. To help, here are a few suggestions on the best exterior house colors.

    By Jaclyn Crawford Sep 5, 2017
  • A Guide To Siding For Your Home

    Whether you’re looking to replace current siding or having to choose the perfect option for your new home, you’ll want to be thoughtful in your siding choice. To help, here are a few things you should know about your exterior siding.

    By Jaclyn Crawford Aug 27, 2017
  • Exterior Paint Projects That Boost Curb Appeal

    Looking to update your home’s exterior? From an exterior paint project to a new coat of deck paint, see a few curb appeal ideas that stand out.

    By Jaclyn Crawford Apr 17, 2017
  • Video: How To Make Light Switch Art

    Looking for DIY inspiration? In this video, MyFixItUpLife shows us how to upcycle old light switches into a unique piece of wall art.

    By Jaclyn Crawford Nov 27, 2016