Expert Advice on Improving Your Home
Chelsea Lipford Wolf in front of wood accent wall

Chelsea’s Picks: 3 Paint Colors That Work for Any Accent Wall

Paint trends come and go, but some shades are timeless for any accent wall. Chelsea Lipford Wolfe shares her three go-to colors.
Jodi Marks with Behr Dynasty

Behr’s Dynasty Paint Resists Scuffs and Repels Stains

This revolutionary paint is stain-repellent, scuff-resistant, fast-drying and gives one-coat coverage. Watch Jodi Marks' review to learn more.
Whitewashed fireplace

How to Whitewash a Brick Fireplace

Whitewashing a brick fireplace can add character to a dated room. Watch this how-to video and try this project to get that unique look so many love!
Rock wool insulation in unfinished house

This Side Up: Installing Insulation Correctly

If insulation with a vapor barrier is installed on the wrong side, moisture will be trapped inside wall cavities.
Rock fireplace with dark mortar in living room

Changing the Mortar Color on the Fireplace

Changing the color of the mortar on your fireplace can give the whole room a new feel.Mortar is the "grout" in your...
Colorful cans of paint

3 Main Paint Ingredients You Should Know About

Ingredients are key when it comes to purchasing good-quality paint. A thin film of good paint protects, seals, hides and decorates.
Large window with natural light

Light & Ventilation – Rules & Regulations

Before your building department approves a house or an addition, or even a window change, certain light and ventilation rules must be met.
Scepter fuel and water container

E-Shopping E-zier Than Ever for Buying Much-Needed Fuel, Water Containers

Since March 2020, there's been an acceleration in online ordering for Scepter water and fuel containers.
L.J. Smith® Stair Systems has introduced a new Concealed Iron Baluster Installation Kit

New Concealed Iron Baluster DIY Installation Kit from L.J. Smith Stair Systems

L.J. Smith® Stair Systems has introduced a new Concealed Iron Baluster Installation Kit, making it simpler for homeowners to tackle the DIY project.