Recent Remodeling Articles


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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....


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5 Home Improvement Myths You Can Let Go of This Year

Posted by Laura Firszt | Jan 13, 2016

Everybody's an expert when it comes to home improvement ... especially your home improvement. And they're not shy about sharing their opinions with you, presented as cold, hard fact....


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Inspiring Ideas for Redoing Kids' Rooms

Posted by Laura Firszt | Dec 15, 2015

Decorating a child's room should be easy -- a splash of pastel color, a few posters of baby animals, a bed, and the biggest toy chest your local FAO Schwarz boutique has on offer --...