Recent Remodeling Articles


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Women and Home Improvement: Recommended Resources

Posted by Laura Firszt | Mar 08, 2016

"I am woman, hear me roar ..." went the 1970s hit song by Helen Reddy, whose iconic lyrics encouraged the empowerment of the female half of the population. Nowadays, that message could...


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Help! My Dream Home Failed Inspection

Posted by Laura Firszt | Mar 02, 2016

House hunting is an emotional business. Home buyers often talk of "feeling the right chemistry" or "falling in love" when they visit a particular property. Well, we Networxers have...


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Remodel Your Only Bathroom: Maximum Gain, Minimum Pain

Posted by Laura Firszt | Feb 16, 2016

Remodeling any part of your house has a well-deserved reputation as ... shall we say ... one of life's more stressful experiences. This is especially true of a bathroom remodel, which...


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Choose the Best Kitchen Cabinets for Your Home

Posted by Laura Firszt | Feb 10, 2016

One thing you almost never hear from homeowners after they remodel a kitchen is this: "I wish I'd spent less time researching my project before I started." So be sure to do your homework...


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How to Hire a Contractor Without Breaking the Bank

Posted by Laura Firszt | Jan 18, 2016

Take care of your home. Routine maintenance is a great way to extend the life of your house and appliances, reducing the amount you'll need to pay a contractor for repair or replacement....