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“Today’s Homeowner” host Danny Lipford, seen at The Kuppersmith House in Mobile, Alabama

Kuppersmith Home Renovation Project 12: Landscaping

The Kuppersmith home renovation project follows the extensive renovation of a two-story, Tudor style home built in 1926 in Mobile, Alabama. In the twelfth of our 13-part series, we landscape the yard, finish the garage floor, and install entry locks on the house.
Velux Solar Hot Water Heater

Velux Solar Hot Water Heater for Your Home

Solar water heating systems are a great way to reduce energy use and save money on utility bills. While costing more than traditional water heaters, solar hot water heaters can pay for themselves over time in the amount of energy saved. Watch this video to find out more.

Master Bath Makeover, Part 2

In the second of our two-part series, Danny completes the total renovation of his dated master bathroom, complete with new tile floor and shower surround, vanity with granite top, freestanding soaking tub, a chandelier and wall sconces.

Advantages of Retractable Screens on the Kuppersmith Project House

We've installed some cool features on the back porch of the Kuppersmith Project house to make it more useable as living space, including skylights and retractable motorized screens that can be opened and closed at the push of a button. Watch this video to find out more.
No leak skylight being installed on roof of Kuppersmith Project house

Installing Roofing and Stucco on the Kuppersmith Project House

Watch this video to find out about the architectural style asphalt shingles and no leak skylights we installed on the Kuppersmith house roof. In addition, see how cement backer board and stucco were applied to the gables on the home.

The Kuppersmith Project 3: Exterior

With the demolition and foundation work out of the way on the Kuppersmith Project, we’re finally ready to start building the addition and renovating the existing exterior to turn our 1926 house into a practical home any family would love to own.
Danny Lipford in front of completed Kuppersmith project house renovation

The Kuppersmith Project 12: Landscape & Garage

The final touches are underway on the Kuppersmith Project before the decorators arrive. From landscaping and outdoor lighting to finishing the garage and installing door locks, my renovation of this historic 1926 home is almost complete.