How to Insulate an Attic

How to Insulate an Attic

How to Insulate an Attic Though it is an often overlooked part of the home, properly insulating the attic can have the biggest impact on heating costs. Learning how to insulate your attic on your own, without hiring a contractor, can help you save even more money. In...
When to Repair or Replace a Garage Door

When to Repair or Replace a Garage Door

When to Repair or Replace a Garage Door Much like your home’s front door, the garage door is a major entryway into your home, so for safety purposes, it must be in good working order and secure. We’ve already showed you how to replace an entry door, so now we’d...
How to Lay a Brick Patio

How to Lay a Brick Patio

How to Lay a Brick Patio Building a backyard patio out of brick pavers can be a relatively inexpensive way to increase the functionality of your yard and make it more aesthetically pleasing. This is also a project that can usually be a DIY project, depending on the...
How to Paint an Old Deck

How to Paint an Old Deck

How to Re-Stain an Old Deck When your deck stain begins to decay and degrade, your deck not only looks bad, but becomes less functional. An old deck with chipping paint or stain can cause wood chips to sliver off and stab your feet, and damage the wood beyond future...
How to Build a Wooden Fence

How to Build a Wooden Fence

Building a wooden fence can be a great way to make your backyard more desirable, give you some much-needed privacy, and even increase your home’s curb appeal. By opting to install a fence yourself you can save money and customize the fence to your liking.  What...