Make your old hardwood floors like new again by bringing back their original charm and shine. Here are the basics to refurbish hardwood floors to their original luster.
Knowing how to identify, prevent and treat wood rot is essential for maintaining a safe and healthy deck that will last for years.
With the arrival of spring it's time to open the windows to let the fresh air in and take a weekend to get dirt, dust and clutter out.
You can make big changes with relatively little effort and expense with a DIY update of your home's interior paint.
In the spirit of "waste not, want not", autumn leaves, cast off from summer weary trees readying themselves for winter, can become a rich source of nutrients for next spring's growing season. The compost you create today will literally help your garden bear fruit in the months to come. Just follow these five simple steps.
Selective fall pruning can improve the health and appearance of trees and shrubs come spring, but it's critical to know what to cut and when.
Proper maintenance is a key ingredient for a long and healthy life for your deck. Now is the time to prepare your deck to protect it from the ravages of winter.
Mosquitoes thrive in wetlands, ponds and puddles --- anywhere that water is allowed to stand. Here are a few strategies to protect yourself from the annoying bites and potentially deadly diseases that they carry.
Through thoughtful placement of water features and plants, homeowners can use evaporation, convection and shade to maximize the natural cooling effects of the land.
The sheen or gloss of a paint will determine its ability to hide flaws, enhance architectural features, or make for easy cleanup and stain resistance.