Expert Advice on Improving Your Home
Thanksgiving buffet on plastic table topped with a homemade wood covering.

How to Build a Rustic Table Top

Keep a folding table or two in storage for buffets? Here's how to dress that table top up and make it blend in with your furniture!
Danny Lipford talks about reducing your home's carbon footprint on The Weather Channel

Energy Efficiency: Save Money — and Earth — With These Easy Changes

Want to boost your home’s energy efficiency? These tips require little time or expense, but their results can combat climate change and lower utility bills.
sofa arm tray on a couch arm with checking in with chelsea mug

Keep Essentials in Sight With This Sofa Arm Tray

Constantly losing items in between couch cushions? Build a sofa arm tray! Watch this video to learn how to build one.
Smart home controlled by phone

Today’s Homeowner Radio Show | April 25, 2020

In this week’s episode of the Today’s Homeowner Radio Show, we’re talking about smart home devices that make us ask, “What will they think up next?”
Mike and Becky Nance’s bedroom, after it’s been converted from a loft

Upgrading a Loft to a Bedroom for Just $500

If you want to enclose a loft, it's actually pretty easy and affordable. Here's how we converted a loft into a bedroom for just $500.

Sap Oozing from Deck Boards & A Shrinking Floor

Learn about a solution for sap leaking from deck boards. Plus: Why vinyl plank flooring shrinks, and go behind the scenes of the Today's Homeowner TV show.

4 Tips to Decorate Your Home on a Budget

An interior design project doesn't have to be expensive — just get creative with your budgeting and resources.
Sawing wood outside with a chainsaw

Today’s Homeowner Radio Show | September 19, 2020

How to handle a chainsaw, how to clean dirty caulk, and what to do when lint from a clothes dryer blows onto your grass — all on this episode of the Today's Homeowner Radio Show!

Today’s Homeowner Radio Show | February 29, 2020

Gary wants to add a new vent fan into a bathroom.  The contractor he's working with seems to be suggesting venting to the attic.  He's not sure if that is the best option.