Renovations Increase Value, Comfort Of Your Home
As the U.S. economy continues to improve, many homeowners are going forward with various home improvement projects. In fact, Harvard University's Joint Center for Housing Studies predicts spending on home remodeling will increase by as much as 20 percent this year.
What Is Your 'Dream Kitchen'?
It's no wonder that kitchen renovations are among the most popular home improvement projects. These rooms, often referred to as "the heart of the home," are used for preparing and cooking food, eating, entertaining, homework, family meetings and more.
Zillow Launches Home Improvement App
Remodeling is big business. According to the Home Improvement Research Institute, American homeowners are expected to spend nearly $285 billion dollars on renovation projects of all kinds in 2013.
Snow Removal Laws Require Property Owners To Clear Snow And Ice In A Timely Manner
While many homeowners spend their time and energy removing snow and ice from their property so they can ensure their own safety, many areas of the country require them to shovel, sand and treat their driveways, sidewalks and walkways to ensure no one else gets hurt as well.
Cooking Outdoors All Year Long
According to the Hearth, Patio and Barbeque Association, 86 percent of American households own an outdoor barbeque. Sixty-two percent of these individuals use their grills year-round, even in the winter.