Fall-Winter Home Improvement 2019

12 Stories • Available July 2019
Fix Just About Anything

Fix Just About Anything

Maintenance and home repair are a never-ending reality for just about everyone -- homeowners and renters alike. But it doesn't have to be painful or expensive. The secret to making it easy is to

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Making The Most Of Your Compost

Making The Most Of Your Compost

Dear James: I am not very handy with tools, but my daughter wants me to build a compost bin for our yard. I would like to build a simple one, but I want it to be effective. What do you suggest? -

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Winter Plant Greenhouses

Winter Plant Greenhouses

Q: We live in an apartment and are five stories up. We have a balcony with several potted shrubs in large pots. We don't have room for them indoors. The weather started getting cold and windy, so

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Pesky Pipe Problems

Pesky Pipe Problems

Two winters ago, Tim and Alice finished saving up and took their dream vacation. They left the cold weather behind and spent two weeks sunning in the Caribbean. They came home refreshed and were

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Prepped Patio

Prepped Patio

All summer long you've enjoyed outdoor living. But now it's time to close the umbrella, put away the cushions and move the furniture indoors. Before you pack up your patio for the season, make su

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Keep Your Home In Good Health

Keep Your Home In Good Health

As with your health, prevention is better than a cure when it comes to the fall and winter health of your home and avoiding costly catastrophes. Nobody wants the expense, inconvenience or aggrava

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Low-effort Home Efficiency

Low-effort Home Efficiency

With the advent of products and technology, it's become easier and less expensive to run a more energy-efficient home. Make just a few simple changes and you can help your wallet and the environ

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Do What You Can

Do What You Can

Seeing your electric bills spike in the colder months can be enough to make you want to forgo using your heater and just wear a coat indoors. But unless you live in a more moderate climate like C

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Cleaning House

Cleaning House

Over the last few years, the world has joyfully embraced Marie Kondo's tidying methods. With her Netflix show and book, people are sorting through massive stacks of 10-year-old knickknacks, clot

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'i Can't Afford A Remodel'

'i Can't Afford A Remodel'

Remodeling multiple rooms in your home could cost over $18,000, but there's a much more affordable option for a transformation. Painting the interior of a 2,300-square-foot home costs between $96

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Keep It Pure

Keep It Pure

Water. It's easy to take it for granted. We turn on the faucet, and there it is. However, a growing number of people in all parts of the country have water that tastes bad or is unhealthy for hum

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Feeling Warm About Saving Money

Feeling Warm About Saving Money

The comforts of home are worth every penny. But when you can save those pennies, it's a real bonus. You can ensure those savings -- and feel comfortable no matter the weather -- by using a pro

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Fall Winter Home Improvement Info 1

Fall Winter Home Improvement Info 1

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Fall Winter Home Improvement Info 2

Fall Winter Home Improvement Info 2

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Fall-winter Home Improvement Info 3

Fall-winter Home Improvement Info 3

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