1358 What’s That in Your Garage?  Carpenter Ant Frass vs. Termite FrassBasement & Garage

What’s That in Your Garage?  Carpenter Ant Frass vs. Termite Frass

It’s finally time to tackle your garage, so on a sunny Saturday, you roll up your sleeves and get to work only to find something odd: a small collection of what appears to be wood
1350 How to Attach a Basketball Hoop to a GarageBasement & Garage

How to Attach a Basketball Hoop to a Garage

Transform your driveway into a court and bring one-on-one games to life with the addition of a basketball hoop to your garage.  You don’t have to be a handyman extraordinaire to
1342 Can I Use Solar Panels to Power My GarageBasement & Garage

Can I Use Solar Panels to Power My Garage

Solar panels aren’t just for the cuttingly modern aesthetics of a tech giant nestled in the heart of sunny Silicon Valley.  Modest bungalows, lakeside cottages, and suburban family
1334 What Is the Ideal Garage Size for Restoring a Full-Size Car?Basement & Garage

What Is the Ideal Garage Size for Restoring a Full-Size Car?

Every car-enthusiast asks the question: what’s the point of a garage if it’s too small to properly restore a car? Not all car junkies are lucky enough to have a property outfitted
1326 Residential Construction: How Wide Is a Standard Garage?Basement & Garage

Residential Construction: How Wide Is a Standard Garage?

Every home buyer has their boxes to tick off when shopping for the dream house.  A fireplace? Check.  A sprawling backyard?  Check.  A garage?  Double check.  For a car junkie,
1314 Pros and Cons of Garage BasementsBasement & Garage

Pros and Cons of Garage Basements

A garage is found with most homes nowadays – no wonder either as these spots work great in protecting your car from the elements and provide much-needed space for storage, tools,
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
1277 How To: Clean a Shower HeadBasement & Garage

How To: Clean a Shower Head

How To: Clean a Shower Head To keep the water flowing forcefully from your shower head, you should clean it from time to time. Follow these quick, easy instructions for getting your
1274 Pro Tips: Basement WaterproofingBasement & Garage

Pro Tips: Basement Waterproofing

Pro Tips: Basement Waterproofing There are a variety of possible causes of a wet basement. Although structural problems are often to blame, poor drainage or plumbing leaks can also
1269 How To: Install a Sump PumpBasement & Garage

How To: Install a Sump Pump

How To: Install a Sump Pump If you have a wet basement, installing a sump pump can have significant payoffs. Not only will a sump pump help control basement moisture and protect your
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