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Ripe for Remodeling

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Living in a Fixer-Upper Advice

You’re tempted by the chance to take an ugly duckling of a house and transform it into Cinderella, but before you do, here’s what we learned after buying 14 “handyman special” houses with exactly that in mind. We lived in … Continue reading

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The Internet of Things aka IoT

For a homeowner the Internet of Things (IoT) refers to a variety of devices or things embedded with technology – sensors, electronics, and software – that can interact with themselves and other devices usually through a WiFi connection. Think of … Continue reading

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Rebuilding Together in April

This month nearly 50,000 volunteers will participate in more than 1,700 affiliate led rebuild projects during National Rebuilding Month. The initiative will culminate on Saturday, April 25 and will bring national attention to the low-income homeowners and families who struggle … Continue reading

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Lighten Up Dark Woodwork

Many older homes have the details that make a difference, handsome wood molding surrounding windows, doors and other elements of a room. The downside is that the wood is often darkened by varnish that makes it look old. When we … Continue reading

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Bonus Storage Space – The Attic

Listen to anyone who has moved from one house to another and they sound like born again zealots preaching that they will never again accumulate stuff they don’t need or want.  We’re guilty of being in that crowd despite our … Continue reading

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3 Top Bathroom Job Costs

The most viewed job costs on DIYORNOT are often those involving remodeling a bathroom by making it more comfortable, convenient and attractive. Here’s a look at the top three bathroom job costs that site visitors refer to when planning to … Continue reading

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