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1305 Home Renovation: The Cellar and the AtticBasement & Garage

Home Renovation: The Cellar and the Attic

Home Renovation: The Cellar and the Attic When undertaking a renovation project, an examination of the out-of-sight, out-of-mind spaces may be useful. When undertaking a renovation
1301 Garage Doors 101Basement & Garage

Garage Doors 101

Garage Doors 101 If you’re shopping for a new garage door, style and material choices will be abundant, but which will meet your needs best? As cars have grown more important
1296 Simple Solutions for a More Livable GarageBasement & Garage

Simple Solutions for a More Livable Garage

Simple Solutions for a More Livable Garage In many homes, the garage is nothing more than a place to park the car, store the Christmas decorations and hang up a few rakes. However,
1293 Top Tips for Designing Your Garage Around Your VehicleBasement & Garage

Top Tips for Designing Your Garage Around Your Vehicle

Top Tips for Designing Your Garage Around Your Vehicle A man’s truck can be like a best friend—always ready for an adventure or to lend a hand hauling stuff from the lumber yard
1288 Basement Flooring 101Basement & Garage

Basement Flooring 101

Basement Flooring 101 A surprising number of materials are suitable for basement flooring. This basic tutorial will help you evaluate your basement’s challenges and weigh each
1283 Planning Guide: Garage ConversionBasement & Garage

Planning Guide: Garage Conversion

Planning Guide: Garage Conversion The solution to your need for more space may already be attached to your house! Converting an existing garage is less expensive than building an addition—and

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1102 Top Tips for Choosing a Rain Shower HeadBathroom

Top Tips for Choosing a Rain Shower Head

Top Tips for Choosing a Rain Shower Head I hate my shower! Well, actually, it’s my shower head that I don’t like. Granted, it’s better than the standard fixture that most bathrooms
1098 Easy Bathroom MakeoverBathroom

Easy Bathroom Makeover

Easy Bathroom Makeover When I first purchased my weekend house in Upstate New York, I knew that the bathroom would need to be remodeled. There were many things that I liked about the
1088 Fresh Powder (Room): The 12-Year KitchenBathroom

Fresh Powder (Room): The 12-Year Kitchen

Fresh Powder (Room): The 12-Year Kitchen We can tell a lot about how previous generations lived by looking at the houses they built. For example, they clearly didn’t have as much
1082 Kid-Friendly Bathroom DesignBathroom

Kid-Friendly Bathroom Design

Kid-Friendly Bathroom Design When my husband and I lived in New York City with our two young girls, we had a single bathroom in our one-bedroom apartment. And it was small. If you’re
1078 Fun with Plumbing: Creating a Personalized Shower ExperienceBathroom

Fun with Plumbing: Creating a Personalized Shower Experience

Fun with Plumbing: Creating a Personalized Shower Experience I must admit to a certain hedonistic streak when it comes to bathing, be it a long hot soak in the winter or a wonderfully
1075 9 Designer Tips to Maximize Small Bathroom DesignBathroom

9 Designer Tips to Maximize Small Bathroom Design

9 Designer Tips to Maximize Small Bathroom Design Small baths can live large when designed with care. Choosing the right materials, fixtures, and fittings is key, as is thoughtful spacing

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566 The Five Best DIY Countertop Refinishing KitsKitchen Repair & Reno

The Five Best DIY Countertop Refinishing Kits

The Five Best DIY Countertop Refinishing Kits How to Give Your Countertop a Beautiful and Durable New Look Yikes, your old countertop sure is ugly! Structurally speaking, it’s
608 Before You Buy Ready-to-Assemble Kitchen CabinetsKitchen Repair & Reno

Before You Buy Ready-to-Assemble Kitchen Cabinets

Before You Buy Ready-to-Assemble Kitchen Cabinets Ready-to-assemble (RTA) kitchen cabinets offer homeowners an option to save money on kitchen remodeling. The cabinets are delivered
663 Solved! Dealing with a Carpeted BathroomBathroom

Solved! Dealing with a Carpeted Bathroom

Solved! Dealing with a Carpeted Bathroom Q: We recently moved into a home with wall-to-wall carpeting in the bathroom. We’d like to replace it, but that really isn’t in our budget
641 How To: Drain a ToiletBathroom

How To: Drain a Toilet

How To: Drain a Toilet Before repairing or replacing a toilet, use this tutorial to master an essential prep task. Whether fixing a toilet that’s running or leaking from the base,
1265 How To: Apply Epoxy Floor PaintBasement & Garage

How To: Apply Epoxy Floor Paint

How To: Apply Epoxy Floor Paint Give your dingy old garage floor a gleaming, long-lasting finish with epoxy paint. You lavish attention on the bedroom and living room, bathroom and
325 A History of Flooring: Ancient Floor CoveringsFlooring & Stairs

A History of Flooring: Ancient Floor Coverings

A History of Flooring: Ancient Floor Coverings A lot of flooring materials today are called “traditional” or “timeless.” In some cases, this is just marketing

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894 Get the Look: Modern BathBathroom

Get the Look: Modern Bath

Get the Look: Modern Bath Straight edges, sleek finishes, soothing colors, and an abundance of natural materials like marble and stone all work together to create the serene, simplified
1082 Kid-Friendly Bathroom DesignBathroom

Kid-Friendly Bathroom Design

Kid-Friendly Bathroom Design When my husband and I lived in New York City with our two young girls, we had a single bathroom in our one-bedroom apartment. And it was small. If you’re
85 Can You Install Tile Over Vinyl Flooring?Flooring & Stairs

Can You Install Tile Over Vinyl Flooring?

Can You Install Tile Over Vinyl Flooring? Cutting out a step when installing flooring is enormously helpful. This is why many people want to know if you can install ceramic or porcelain
671 The Dos and Don’ts of Replacing a ToiletBathroom

The Dos and Don’ts of Replacing a Toilet

The Dos and Don’ts of Replacing a Toilet Get the scoop on a special tool and the right techniques that will make this basic bathroom upgrade a snap. Thanks to their solid construction
958 Bathroom Decorating IdeasBathroom

Bathroom Decorating Ideas

Bathroom Decorating Ideas Read up on exciting, easy-to-implement bathroom decorating ideas for every budget. Whether you consider it an in-home escape from your hectic day or simply
347 How to Paint a Plywood FloorFlooring & Stairs

How to Paint a Plywood Floor

How to Paint a Plywood Floor For floors that any budget can afford, why not try plywood floors – painted to suit your style. Yes, plywood. You can make common plywood into something
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