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8 Signs You Should Get a Roof Inspection

Here are some of the warning signs it might be time to take a closer look at the roof over your head.

Stop Believing These Summer Maintenance Myths

Believing these myths might actually be costing you money!


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10 Inspiring Attic Bedroom Ideas

These attic bedroom ideas from Instagram will help you turn your dark and forgotten space into a magical upstairs retreat.


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Pros and Cons of Attic Insulation Types

What’s the best attic insulation? That depends on your definition of “best”. An expert home inspector goes through which attic...


A One-Week Plan For Cleaning Your Entire House

Over the course of a week these cleaning ideas will make the whole house shine. Spend one day on each...

How to Get Rid of Bats in Your Attic

Because they can cause structural damage, among other things, it's important to learn how to get rid of bats.


Parts of Your Home Prone to the Most Winter Weather Damage

Knowing where your home is most vulnerable and taking precautions can save you thousands of dollars in repairs next spring.

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What to Do After Hail Damages Your Roof

Don't get ripped off when storm chasers blow into town to repair roofs and broken windows. Here's what you need...


Man Cave Decor and Designs You Should Copy

Get inspired with man cave décor ideas from Houzz contributors. These man cave designs work in the basement, attic, garage...even...


11 Pests That Could Be Hiding in Your Attic

These critters didn’t sign a lease and could be living rent-free and wreaking havoc in your attic. Here’s how to...


12 Rat Myths You Need to Stop Believing

You may see them in alleys, under a patio and even find them living in your attic. Rats can be...

Seeing ‘Through’ Insulation

When you need to work in a specific spot in the attic (to mount recessed lighting, for example), drill a...