March 2017

March 2017 DIY Blog Archive

Small Contractors: Make Social Media Work for You

Running a small business isn’t easy. With so much to do (and so few hours to...


Creaks and Bouncy Spots in Wood Laminate Flooring: Causes and Solutions

You love your new wood laminate floor. It’s practical and beautiful and sets...


Door Hardware: It's More Than Just Knobs

When you're working on a major home improvement project or renovation, it'...


Laminate Flooring Questions that You are Wanting the Answers To

If you are considering having laminate flooring installed in your home, then...


Are Kitchen and Bathroom Cabinets the Same?

To an untrained eye, kitchen cabinets and bath vanities may seem basically the...


DIY Kitchen Projects: How to Install Your Drawer Pulls

Of all the home improvement projects you can invest in, a kitchen renovation is...


What Do You Do if Your Bathroom Walls Are Sweating?

You may have noticed beads of water on your bathroom walls after a shower....


What Makes a Rental Unit Inhabitable?

One cold Thanksgiving morning a few years ago, I awoke early in our rental to...


Easy Ways to Eat Well During a Kitchen Renovation

So, you’re trucking through the big kitchen remodel. You can only eat out for...


How to Report a Bad Contractor

In 2016, remodeling projects increase industry revenues by more than...


Starting Your Tile Backsplash

Want to make a big impression in your kitchen? Install a tile backsplash....


Is a Home Improvement Loan Tax Deductible?

Tuesday, April 18 is this year’s tax filing deadline. It’s time to take...


After Applying for a Mortgage: The Do's and Don'ts

Applying for a mortgage can seem a bit daunting at first. This is why it is so...