Your home is your haven. It’s where you can rest, relax, and recover from a hard day’s work and where your children live and grow to become fine adults. To maintain your home as a sanctuary, you need to keep it secure from external evils such as thieves, burglars, and intruders.
If you’re looking for some home improvement this season, don’t look out; look down. Your basement has a lot of untapped potential. With proper finishing and waterproofing, you can turn it into an extra bedroom or your dream entertainment room.
After taking a break from our "Meet Our Team Monday" series due to the Labor Day holiday last week, we pick back up with an introduction to our newest contributor, Maureen Abuor. Maureen is a prolific young writer. She helps me out here on DIY Home & Garden and also on numerous projects in my … Continue reading Meet Our Team Monday: Maureen Abuor
Studio apartments, tiny homes, lofts, and other small spaces are taking over. While there are many perks to living in a small space, there are oftentimes challenges – one of the most blatant being storage.
When we think of owning a home, we imagine having the freedom to turn a space into a warming environment that is safe and comforting for us. A gorgeous exterior offers us a retreat that looks as plush and protected as we want to feel.
Fall is coming! It might be too early to start carving the pumpkins, but the pumpkin spice flavor has already started to reappear in the sweet aisles and as a quirky add-on to your favorite brew. Soon the kids will be talking about their Halloween costumes!
Now, come on, be honest! We all have a list of annoying, but not urgent little home jobs around the home that need to get done at some point, but not right now. The thing about this list is that it tends to grow ever longer. After a while, its hard to turn a blind … Continue reading Dealing with the Little Home Jobs That Drive You Nuts
Are you fed up with having the same old boring garden? There’s nothing exciting about a lawn and a couple of flower beds so maybe it’s time to do something a little more interesting. Create an oasis by making yourself the ultimate luxury garden.
Responsible homeowners are often on the lookout for danger signs that can affect their home and act accordingly to solve the problem early. One of the most common dilemmas that they face is the occurrence of molds.
Lots of people these days are keen to do as much home maintenance as they can themselves. I’m sure you will already know a few friends or relatives who are taking on various DIY projects to try and keep the cost of regular repairs and work down to a minimum.