How To Renovate

From a DIY project to a major renovation makeover, remodeling anything in your house is easy with professional tips and tricks.

image The 8 Interview Questions To Ask A Potential Contractor

You may not be the expert, but you are the boss!

image A Newbie’s Guide To Remodeling Permits

If you're planning a big project, get your paperwork in order.

image No, You Don't Have To Hate Your Contractor

Start the relationship off on the right foot and there won't be any terse text messages in your future.

image Check The Definitions Of 15 Common Renovation Terms

It's easier to work with contractors when you have a clue what they're talking about.

image Should You DIY Or Call A Pro?

Not everything can be learned on YouTube, after all.

image How Long It Takes To Renovate Every Room In Your House

The process takes a lot longer than you may think.

image The One Thing You Should Always Make Custom in Your Home

Trust us, it'll make a huge difference.

How to Block Print Fabric You Can Make Custom, Block-Print Pillows in Less Than 10 Minutes

Bonus: Washable ink makes this an oops-proof DIY!

how to fix a running toilet Here's Exactly What to Do When You Need to Fix Your Running Toilet

It's actually sooo easy to fix yourself.

Starter tool kit for homeowners and renters: saws, hammers, drills, knives, screwdrivers, wrenches, pilers The 10 Tools You Absolutely Need In Your Home

No. 4 is a must for renters.

image Here's Exactly What You Need to Do to Install a New Door

It's a project, but the curb appeal is worth it.

image How These Bloggers Made These Ikea Cabinets Look High-End

Chris Loves Julia, and we love this kitchen.

image How to Keep Your Renovation Budget in Check, So You Don't Wind Up with a Money Pit

Designer MA Allen reveals her money-managing secrets.

image What Your Contractor Wishes You Knew Before Renovating Your Home

Including the one thing you should never, ever do.

image Here's What to Know Before You Paint Vinyl Siding

It's crucial to look for "55%" on that paint can.