How well you maintain your pump will impact how long it lasts — and whether it'll be able to run properly when you need it to. Here’s a sump pump maintenance checklist you can use to extend its life and keep your home dry.
Adding a bathroom can increase home value and decrease family arguments that ensue when your teenager holds the only restroom hostage while they get ready in the morning. Here's what to expect in terms of up-front cost and return-on-investment.
A recent survey by Expertise found that a lot of homeowners experienced sticker shock when lumber prices were at their highest earlier this year and ended up delaying their home improvement projects. Now that prices have fallen, 65% of respondents said they’re gearing up to finish them.
If you're looking for an eco-friendly heat source, a pellet stove could provide the solution. These energy-efficient stoves offer various advantages, but they're not right for every home. Here's how they work.
An overloaded outlet places you at greater risk of a house fire, so knowing the safety principles behind maximum wattage capacities is important. The question remains: How many things can you plug into one outlet? We’ve got your answer.