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

  • DIY Tips For Cleaning Tile Floors

    Floors come in a myriad of choices, but tile remains an attractive choice among homeowners. Unlike hardwood floors, tile floors are durable, waterproof, easy to install and available in an array of styles. Most importantly, they don’t require as much maintenance as carpets do.

    By Alyson Yu Aug 24, 2020
  • DIY Tips For How To Fix Squeaky Floors

    Hardwood floors are a wonderful option for a warm and inviting home, and there are few other flooring materials that can last as long or look as beautiful as hardwood.

    By ImproveNet Guest Author Sep 23, 2018
  • How To Install A Carpet Runner

    A stair carpet runner can add luxury to your stairwell. By making this a fun DIY project, you can save some money. See how you can install a carpet runner on stairs to get the look.

    By Jaclyn Crawford Jan 14, 2018
  • DIY Carpet Cleaning For Your Home

    Keep your carpets clean and your home looking beautiful with a regular maintenance schedule. You can save money by creating carpet cleaning solutions yourself. To help your carpets look their best, see a timeline and a few DIY cleaning tips

    By Jaclyn Crawford Aug 7, 2017
  • How To Replace Carpet In Your Home

    If your carpets are out of date & you like to DIY, replacing your carpet could be the next project for you. Here’s how to replace carpet in your home.

    By Jaclyn Crawford Nov 28, 2016
  • How To Retile A Shower

    Nothing in the home lasts forever, including tile, and since the bathroom is the most trafficked room in the home, retiling a shower is a project one must consider.

    By Jacob Hurwith Aug 10, 2016
  • How To Clean Grout On Tile Floor

    Grout locks the tiles together and keeps moisture above the tile. Unlike tile, grout is porous, which means it’s not stain-proof or waterproof. Therefore, if your 3-year-old spills his apple juice, cleaning the tile is easy, but cleaning the grout is another animal all together.

    By Jacob Hurwith Sep 4, 2014
  • DIY Tips For How To Remove Pet Stains & Odors From Flooring & Carpets

    Having an animal companion in the home can make your life more rewarding and enjoyable.

    By ImproveNet Guest Author May 14, 2014
  • DIY Tips For How To Fix Vinyl Floor Seams

    Vinyl floors are a popular choice for many rooms in the home, including the basement, kitchen and bathroom. Sometimes their seams get loose or curl as part of the aging and consistent use, and it's not always hard to get those fixed.

    By ImproveNet Guest Author May 7, 2014
  • DIY Tips For How To Fix Loose Or Broken Ceramic Floor Tiles

    Ceramic tiles can crack or come unhinged after time. Luckily, because they come in tiles rather than as a complete set, it’s easy to fix them when they come loose or one gets cracked.

    By ImproveNet Guest Author Apr 1, 2014