home improvement Archive

Infographic: New Year, New Home Projects!

With 2017 underway there is still time for homeowners to commit to making this year their home’s most productive year yet! Here are few ideas for quick and easy home improvement projects from the National Association of REALTORS®....
January 31, 2017

Tis the Season to be…Thinking About Remodeling Your Kitchen?

Homeowners across the country are beginning to open their doors for friends and family in celebration of wintertime traditions. Not coincidentally, it is during the holiday season that homeowners pay particularly close attention to necessary home improvements as they...
December 6, 2016

Story Idea: Can You Do it Yourself?

Being a homeowner means that your home is yours – even the things that need fixing. Is a faucet leaking? Are floor boards squeaky? Is a light-switch not working? Those issues are all yours to tackle. But what projects...

Selling in Spring–Tips from Tom Salomone

The process of selling a home can be a stressful one. There are a lot of steps and things one needs to consider: Is it the right time?  At what price should the home be listed? Where are you...

Story Idea—Best Remodeling Projects Depend on Future Tenure

Tackling remodeling projects is a huge part of homeownership. Once settled in a new home, it’s common to make a list of all the projects you’d want to take on in the future, whether tomorrow or in five years....

Homeowners Reap Remodeling Benefits Whether Selling or Staying

Earlier this week, NAR released the 2015 Remodeling Impact Report, which highlights reasons homeowners choose a remodel, the interior and exterior projects that most appeal to potential buyers, the typical cost for these remodeling projects, and the projects that yield...

Story Idea—Home Makeover Ideas to Tackle in One Football Halftime

It seems there is never enough time in the day to accomplish everything on that trusty to-do list, especially for homeowners. Oftentimes, homeowners have to choose between routine maintenance (like mowing the lawn or fixing a leaky faucet) and...

Story Idea—Become a Weekend Warrior with Some DIY Home Projects

Even though many homeowners have a list of projects they’d love to undertake during the ideal summer weather, the work can be overwhelming. Oftentimes, people are spending their extra cash on a family vacation instead of pouring all that...

Story Idea—Kitchen Remodeling Trends to Make Life Easier and Impress Your Friends

As most people will attest, the kitchen is often one of the most important rooms in a home. It’s where families get together to talk about their day, where kids bake cookies and do their homework, and where meals...

Infographic: Improving a Home’s Curb Appeal

Curb appeal is a home’s chance at a good first impression. Homeowners hoping to sell this spring will want to make sure their homes look just as good from the street as they do indoors. This new infographic from...
April 14, 2015