Expert Advice on Improving Your Home
Electric space heater blowing warm air into stylish modern living room

5 Tips to Choose the Safest Space Heater

Find out what to look for when buying a space heater for your home, and important safety guidelines for their use. Watch this video to find out more.

Tips to Prepare Your Home for Winter Weather

Temperatures have dipped, so it's important to keep cold air outside your home, where it belongs, and keep warm air inside. Here are quick tips to keep your home insulated during the winter.
Danny Lipford stading in front on outside air conditioner units.

Energy Efficient Air Conditioner Buying Tips

When replacing an air conditioner, investing in an energy efficient model with a high SEER rating costs more initially but will save you money over time. Watch this video to find out more.

Why You Should Rake Leaves

Watch the video above to see Danny's tips on how to make quick work of raking fall leaves.
Hurricane fabric panel installed over a window, plywood hurricane shutter leaning against side of home, and working wooden shutters attached to a window

Hurricane Shutters: The Best, Most Affordable Options

Protect your home from hurricanes by covering its most vulnerable areas — windows and doors. Here’s what you should know about hurricane shutters.

3 Outdoor Chores You Need to Tackle Before Winter

Getting your home ready for the late fall and winter? Don’t ignore these outdoor chores.
Close-up of three pairs of feet, mother, father and child, with warm socks, beside a wood-burning fire

Ways to Stay Warm During a Winter Storm

Winter storms can bring freezing temperatures, snow, ice, and high winds. Watch this video for tips on how to stay warm and safe if a winter storm hits your home.
Installing fiber cement siding on a house.

Advantages of Fiber Cement Siding for Your Home

Fiber cement siding doesn’t burn, rot, or decay and is termite resistant; making it a more durable alternative to wood siding. Watch this video to find out more.
“Today’s Homeowner” host Danny Lipford, pictured on The Weather Channel's segment on lumber prices skyrocketing during the pandemic

Lumber Prices: Why They’re Rising, and What to Expect in 2021

Lumber prices are soaring. But how did we get here, and what can we expect moving forward? Here’s what you should know about the lumber cost crisis.