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

  • Brick Vs. Stucco: What's Better?

    New siding can improve your home’s look and function, and two great options to consider are brick and stucco. What’s the better material for your house? Learn the basics of brick and stucco, plus explore options such as half-brick, half-siding homes, in ImproveNet's comprehensive guide.

    By Jill Scheer Sep 23, 2020
  • 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 Aug 24, 2020
  • How Much Does It Cost To Install Gutters?

    Over time, gutters start to wear and tear and eventually, will need to be fully replaced. That is where gutter installation cost comes into play.

    By Jacob Hurwith Aug 24, 2020
  • What Does Home Siding Really Do?

    Home siding does more than provide a common theme outside the home. It provides protection and depending on your location, that could play a vital role in your home’s security.

    By Jacob Hurwith Aug 24, 2020
  • 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 Aug 24, 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 Aug 24, 2020
  • How Much Does A Fence Cost?

    Fence installation costs vary based on the type and size of your chosen fence and therefore, makes research difficult and long. We have simplified the process.

    By Jacob Hurwith Aug 21, 2020
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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