Tips to Get Your Home Ready for Fall

Danny Lipford on porch of home.
Now is the perfect time to start preparing your home for the cold weather ahead. Read on to find out how to get your house ready for fall, including winterizing doors and windows, having your heating system serviced, and preparing for severe weather.

Home Improvement Smartphone Apps

Smartphone using Quikrete app.
Good DIY information is essential when tackling home improvement projects. Watch this video to find out how downloading apps to your smartphone can make projects go easier.

Homemade Nontoxic Furniture Cleaners

Cleaning supplies on wood table.
Freshly polished wood furniture really makes a home sparkle, but most furniture polishes and cleaners contain artificial fragrances, residues, chemicals, and propellants. Read on for some nontoxic alternatives for cleaning and polishing your furniture.

Den Wall and Ceiling Remodeling Project

Repairing damaged drywall after wallpaper has been removed.
Watch this video to see how we gave a dated den a new look by removing the grasscloth wallpaper, repairing the drywall, and painting the paneled walls and textured ceiling.

Enhance Your Pergola or Arbor with Climbing Flowers

Arbor covered in climbing roses.
A pergola or shade arbor is an excellent way to add a visual focal point to your garden and create a shady place to relax. Adding climbing plants provides even more shade and helps the arbor blend in with the surroundings. Read on to find out about seven climbing flowers that add color to your arbor.

Home Improvement Contest Winners 2015 Project

Today's Homeowner crew and contest winners standing around kitchen island with new Broan range hood.
We’re helping contest winners, Anissa and Jerry Arnold, tackle their home to-do list, including downspout and shutter repairs and installing a new kitchen range hood. Watch this video to find out more.

Polyurethane Concrete Crack Sealant

Caulking crack in concrete.
Watch this video to find out how to seal cracks in concrete surfaces, such as driveways and patios, with QUIKRETE Polyurethane Concrete Crack Sealant.

Cool Summer Home Improvement Tips and Products

Danny Lipford attaching mosaic tile to mirror.
Find out about some cool tips, projects, and products to consider when the heat of summer has you trapped indoors. Watch this video to find out more.

Six Steps to Eliminate Fleas in Your Home

Vacuuming room with dog in it.
If fleas from pets or other sources have found their way into your home, follow these six steps to eliminate them without using harmful chemicals. Read on to find out more.

Budget Exterior Home Improvement Project

Small house with white siding and brown trim.
See how we helped a young couple improve the exterior of their house to get it ready to sell, including repairing the asphalt driveway and installing vinyl siding on the gable. Watch this video to find out more.