Home Improvement

Home improvement is much easier when you are well-informed. Learn about home improvement, home safety and home maintenance.


Keep Grime and Mold Away with Easy and Effective Shower Curtain Cleaning

Make Your Home Look Sparkling By Keeping Just These Five Areas Clean

Check out the few products you really need to keep your home clean.

Electrical tools may get all the glory when it comes to DIY, but there are plenty of tools that that never need batteries or cords. Here are 10 tools that only need the power of the hands that wield them.

Is your neighbor popping by in five? Here’s how to make your place look great.

Cut down the least-fun cleaning in your home with these bathroom tidying tips.

We love our power drill, but for some jobs, nothing beats a good old hand tool. What are some of the must-haves for your toolbox?

Depending on the rules in your neighborhood, your homeowners association might not take care of your windows. Never fear -- with a few tips, you can handle this job like a pro.

Get your plants out of the garden and onto your table with these simple recipes that make the most of fresh fruits, herbs, and vegetables.

When you’re planning your next garden, get inspired by these classic styles.

Create a garden that’s a feast of the senses.

Create a garden that is both beautiful and full of tasty treats.

Keep your home bug-free this summer in three simple steps.

If you're a renter, cleaning your windows involves taking care so you don't damage anything but still get sparkling results. Let the sun shine in with these window cleaning tips for apartment dwellers not blessed with a window-cleaning service.

Household pests are not only a nuisance but can also cause damage to your home.

By the time you see these insects, they may have already made themselves – and their extended families – at home in your house.

Keep bees, flies, and more away from your backyard outings with these simple ways of controlling pests.

Take homesteading to the next level by building your own chicken coop using one of these unique plans.

Adding a waterfall to your backyard is an easy do-it-yourself project that makes a big impact.

No matter how big your backyard is, there’s a water feature that’s right for you.

Make your outdoor areas as comfortable as your indoor rooms for added living space.

Cozy up by an outdoor fire that’s also an eye-catching addition to your backyard landscaping.

Making the most of your backyard can feel almost like adding a whole new room onto your house – only in this case, the room is shadier, breezier, and – in the daytime, at least – brighter than any of your inside spaces. But taking your yard from bori ...

An influx of mosquitoes can turn your backyard into a big problem. Here’s how to take care of them.