Posts Tagged 'deck'

An easy summer deck tune-up project

Mid-summer is a great time for enjoying your deck, patio and pool. It's also the best time of year for tending to outdoor improvements and routine maintenance. Juggling your time [...]

Remodeling trends for 2011

Are you wondering what remodeling trends will rise to the top of the pack this year? So did the National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI) when it polled member [...]

Outdoor Decks: The Pressure's On

You've survived your first outdoor barbecue over the Memorial Day weekend. But now your wooden deck is sticky and smells of basting sauce. If you haven't cleaned your deck from [...]

Clear the Decks for Action

Depending on where you live in the country, it might be time right now to plan for treating your patio deck after a long winter. It's time to stock up [...]

Lighting that Makes Your Patio Beautiful and Safe

Here in the winter California rains and winds, it's a challenge to walk safely across the patio at night at my friend's house. There's a series of overhead floods that [...]

Remodeling Design Software Can Lend You a Hand

Looking to get computer-assisted help in designing your home improvement plan? Not everyone can afford an off-the-shelf software solution that runs into the hundreds. And some of the inexpensive remodeling [...]

Return on Investment for Home Improvements

Let's face it: money is tight today. If you're looking to get the most bang for your home improvement dollar, think about making improvements that make your home more livable [...]

New Year's Remodeling Resolutions

As the winter months advance, we're all making resolutions for the New Year. Not all of them are about personal habits that need changing. Home repair buffs and gardeners all [...]

New Year's Remodeling Resolutions

As the winter months advance, we're all making resolutions for the New Year. Not all of them are about personal habits that need changing. Home repair buffs and gardeners all [...]