Expert Advice on Improving Your Home
Faced or Unfaced Insulation

How to Receive Free Help Weatherizing Your Home

If you live in a poorly insulated, energy-inefficient home, you might be eligible for government help. The U.S. Department of Energy's Weatherization Assistance Program funds grants that provide free weatherization services to low-income homeowners.
New wooden deck on house.

Top Home Improvement Investments for 2014

Thinking about adding a deck or remodeling your kitchen to increase the value of your home? You might want to check out Remodeling magazine’s 2014 Cost vs. Value return on investment stats before you do. Read on to find out more.
Cleaning a brick patio with pressure washer.

When And Why Renting Equipment Is A Good Idea

If you are looking for a way to get some of your home improvement projects done quicker, you may want to consider renting equipment from a local rental center. You will be surprised by the myriad of choices of tools and equipment available for rent.
Replacing a return air filter.

Top 10 Home Improvement Projects Under $50

Check out our top 10 inexpensive home improvement projects that can be completed for $50 or less each. Read on to find out more.
Storm Damage

How to Prepare Your Home Inventory List for Insurance

Do you have home inventory? All home insurance claims require one, so why not spend a day preparing yours? Here's how to do it!
Cabinet with dovetailed drawer.

How To Get The Most Kitchen and Bath Cabinets for Your Money

Once upon a time, cabinets were built on site by trim carpenters. Today, that's true only for the highest-end units. Most cabinets are now made in shops or factories, where the environment is ideal for controlling wood quality and craftsmanship.
Danny Lipford standing in front of home.

Top 10 Projects That Add the Most Value to Your Home

Watch this video to learn about the home improvement projects that add the most value to your home, including bathroom remodels, kitchen renovations, and siding replacement.
House on water destroyed by hurricane.

Home Insurance Policy Limits

Homeowners who receive a homeowner’s insurance settlement often ask why the amount was lower than they expected. What most don’t realize is that their policy had coverage limits for some of the items lost.

How to Find a Reliable Contractor for Your Home

Learn how to find a reputable, reliable contractor for your home addition or other projects from home improvement expert Danny Lipford.