Home Improvement News
News on Home Improvement continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.
4 hrs ago | The Review
You walk through them continually throughout the day, but do you really think about the doors in your home? From the front entry door that helps set the personality and curb appeal of the house to your fast-access patio doors that allow you to enjoy your outdoor living spaces, you live in a "house of doors."
8 hrs ago | Deseret News
BEFORE: Before you attempt to be your own general contractor for a major remodel or new construction, try managing a smaller project like this fireplace remodel.
9 hrs ago | Albany Times Union
An Amsterdam building contractor with a history of shoddy work and running afoul of the law will be serving state prison time for a scheme to defraud dozens of homeowners throughout the Capital Region and Mohawk Valley, state Attorney General Eric Schneiderman said Friday.
13 hrs ago | Lifehacker
There are lots of places to donate clothing and other items to charity, but few will take things like interior doors or sink fixtures.
14 hrs ago | Cleveland.com
Popular DIY Network host and licensed contractor Jason Cameron helps homeowners by wrecking and remodeling their worst rooms in DIY Network's newest series, "A AoeSledgehammer."
19 hrs ago | KISU-TV Pocatello
America's favorite home improvement series, the Emmy Award-winning THIS OLD HOUSE, with host Kevin O'Connor, general contractor Tom Silva, plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey, landscape contractor Roger Cook and master carpenter Norm Abram.
A Monroe County contractor has been ordered to pay nearly $85,000 in restitution and other costs after accepting payments from 14 homeowners and then doing shoddy or incomplete work, according to a lawsuit filed by the state Attorney General's Office's Bureau of Consumer Protection.
The harsh winter weather took some of the bloom off the rose in home remodeling as many home- owners postponed projects until the warmer months.
The owner of a Uniondale home improvement company has been charged with bilking four Queens homeowners out of almost $250,000 for contracting work that he did not complete, the Queens District Attorney's office said Thursday.
Growth in home improvement spending is expected to peak during the second half of 2014 and then begin to ease heading into next year, according to the Joint Center for Housing Studies of Harvard University .
According to police, Terry Lee Stahl, 58, repeatedly asked the victim, a 67-year-old man also from Spring Mills, for blank checks to purchase materials for the victim's home, which Stahl was remodeling.
American Flooring and Cabinets continues to grow and evolve as a business. They want to be known as a one-stop shop for all your home improvement, remodeling, or new construction needs.
The Milwaukee Chapter of the National Association of the Remodeling Industry , the area's leading home improvement and remodeling industry resource for more than 48 years, announced that the following 14 companies have been accepted for membership: As Milwaukee/NARI Home Improvement Council, Inc. members, these companies and their staffs are ... (more)
The Attorney General's Office has announced it is taking legal action against eight contractors across the state.
Carpet cleaning is not only for embellishment but also for the dismissal and sacking of dirt, stains and sand.
A former Wantagh resident pleaded guilty and will repay money he stole from them in a repair scam, according to the Nassau County District Attorney's office.
Noisy pipes and the sound of rushing water inside the walls can be really annoying.
Updated: Fri Jul 25, 2014 10:23 pm
Copyright © 2014 Topix LLC