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Home Improvement Articles
Home improvement projects are a great way to spruce up a home where you can add a new coat of paint, or embark on something more complex such renovating an entire home. Our Home Improvement Section will provide you with informative tips for both exterior and interior projects, DIY projects and "how-to" articles to make the most of your existing space.

   10 Questions to Ask Before Hiring a Cleaning Service
   11 Cheap (and Easy) Holiday Decorating Ideas for Your Home
   6 Home Improvement Project Skills You Need
   9 Reasons to Update Your Homeowners Insurance
   A Green Move: Where to Dispose of Your Old Stuff When You Move
   A Super Easy Do-It-Yourself Wall Art Project
   All About Ceramic Tiles
   All About Design Principles
   All About Fire Extinguishers
   All About Paint
   Apartment Decorating Tips: Cheap Ways to Spruce Up Your Pad
   Baby's Room: Tips to Decorate a Nursery
   Basic Budget Questions When Embarking on a Home Improvement Project
   Basic Design Concepts to Revamp Your Space
   Bathroom Decorating Ideas
   Bathroom Remodel: Questions to Ask a Contractor
   Budgeting for Home Improvement Projects
   Can an Architect Help With Your Project?
   Carbon Monoxide: The Odorless Gas
   Carpet: Simple Decor Ideas for Your Home
   Cartridge Type Faucet
   Casualty Insurance Types and Coverage Levels
   Caulking 101
   Choosing the Best Plants for a Small Garden
   Choosing the Right Finish for the Job
   Choosing Wallpaper Adhesive
   Cleaning Methods
   Cleaning Stucco and Masonry
   Clearing a Clogged Toilet
   Clearing and Cleaning the Room
   Color Basics to Decorate Your Home
   Concrete and Masonry
   Contemporary Patterns
   Contractors and Cost
   Converting from Gas to Electric
   Cook Top Installation
   Create a Work Zone When Working on Your Kitchen
   Cushion Backed Carpet
   Dealing with Problems Associated with New Wood Siding
   Decks, Fences and Porches: A Guide on Getting the Best Person for the Job
   Decorating Ideas: How to Design a Room with your Kids
   Decorating Your Vision
   Design Concepts
   DIY: Relocation.com's Fun Halloween Decorating Ideas
   Door Installation: How to Do It Yourself, or Hire Someone to Do It
   Draw the Floor Plan
   Electrical Safety 101
   Empty Nest: What to Do With Your Child's Old Room When They Move Away
   Entry Doors
   Essential Repairs for Your New Home
   Estimating how much paint to buy
   Exterior Paint
   Exterior Painting Tips
   Find the Right Contractor for Your Window Install
   Finding a Good Contractor
   Finding a Starting Pattern
   Finding the Focal Point
   First Move: What Questions Should You Ask?
   Five Basic Design Elements
   Five Quick and Easy Outdoor Projects
   Fixing a leaky faucet
   Flocked Paper
   Flushing Mechanisms
   Focus on Finding the Right Insurance Agent
   Follow These Easy Steps
   Frugal Kitchen Decorating Idea
   Garage Doors
   Getting the Right Tools
   Gluing it Down
   Grab Bar Extension
   Grass Cloth, Hemp and Other Cloth on Paper
   Hanging Door Panels
   Hanging Wall Cabinets
   Hanging Wallpaper
   Hardboard Siding
   Hardwood Flooring
   Hinged Door Installation
   Hire a Professional or do it yourself
   Hiring a Contractor: When to Know When You Need One
   Hold the Granite: Kitchen Remodeling on a Budget
   Home Remodeling Projects That Make Sense in a Bad Economy
   Home Security Systems: How to Protect Your Home
   How to Attach Water Supply Lines to the Faucets
   How to Care for Your Doors
   How to Choose an Exterior Finish
   How to Clean Mildew
   How to Cut a Seam
   How to Eliminate a Low Spot
   How to Figure Out Costs for Your Home Improvement Project
   How to Fix a Studio Apartment
   How to Get Along With Your Contractors
   How to Get the Floor Ready for a New Toilet
   How to Hang Wall-Coverings
   How to Install a Dishwasher
   How to Install Cabinets
   How to Install Gas Lines
   How to Make Your Own Bookshelves
   How to Move Specialty Items
   How to Organize Your Closet
   How to Organize Your Garage
   How to Properly Install a Burglar Alarms
   How to Remove and Paint Aluminum Siding
   How to Repair a Ball Type Faucet
   How to Repair Damaged Vinyl Flooring
   How to Set Your Home Improvement Plan
   How to Stage Your Home for a Sale
   How to Stage Your Home for a Sale
   How to Use a Plunger
   Installing a Ceramic Tile Floor
   Installing a countertop
   Installing a Shower
   Installing a Shower (or tub) Door
   Installing Base or Lower-Level Cabinets
   Installing Sinks and Countertops
   Insurance Guide
   Interior / Exterior Paint
   Interior Paints
   Key Questions to ask yourself as you evaluate your space
   Kitchen Remodel: Where to Start, How to Finish
   Large Rooms
   Last Minute preparations
   Laying Carpet with Carpet Pad
   Let the Sun In With a Sunroom
   Liability Insurance
   Liability insurance
   Locating Furniture
   Major Home Renovations You Can Do Yourself
   Making the Sink Cut Out
   Matching Repeated Patterns
   Measure the Space
   Metal Frame Windows
   Moving During the School Year: Pros and Cons
   Moving to Suburbs from the City: What to Consider
   Need Demolition Help? How to Find the Right Team
   Negotiating Moving Packages with Your Company
   New Fridge Installation
   Old Painted Siding
   Painting Concrete, Brick, Stucco
   Painting Paneling and Cabinets
   Painting Sequence
   Painting the House
   Painting the Interior of Your Home
   Painting Woodwork
   Pasting the Wallpaper
   Pasting Tips
   Patching a Hole in Carpeting
   Patching Surface Cavities Before Painting
   Pattern Selection
   Personalizing Your New Home
   Plan before you begin to hang
   Planning and Decision Making
   Plumbing - Finishing the Installation
   Plumbing Lines and Electrical Wires
   Power Washing
   Practical Tips When Moving In Together
   Preference Lines and Mounting Locations
   Preparing Exterior Surfaces
   Preparing for a New Toilet
   Preparing Interior Surfaces
   Preparing Surfaces for Painting
   Preparing Surfaces for Wallpapering
   Preparing Wall Surfaces
   Preparing Wood for Painting
   Pressure Assisted
   Professional Help
   Relocation.com's Rental Guide for the First-Time Renter
   Remodeling Kitchens and Bathrooms
   Removing an Old Toilet
   Removing Wallpaper
   Repairing Damaged Hardwood Flooring
   Repairing Sub Flooring
   Replacing a Broken Window Pane
   Replacing a Damaged Tile and Cracked Grout
   Replacing a Rotted Windowsill
   Replacing a Screen
   Replacing a Strip or Plant or Flooring
   Replacing a Worn Washer
   Replacing Cracked or Missing Grout
   Replacing the Valve Seat
   Replacing Wood Floors
   Roman Stripes
   Roofers: Find the Right One
   Room By Room Moving Tips
   Safety and Preparedness
   Scale and Size
   Sealing New Drywall Before Papering
   Selecting a Shower
   Selecting and Installing a Toilet
   Set Your Landscaping Plan of Attack
   Settling In: Fun Activities and New Family Rituals
   Settling In: How to Have a Low-Key Thanksgiving After Moving Day
   Sheet Vinyl Flooring
   Shower Door Installation
   Sink and Faucet Installation
   Sizing and Finishing the Countertop
   Small-Space Design Considerations
   Small-Space Design: Create More Storage Space
   Small-Space Design: How to Make a Small Room Look Big
   Smoothing Painted Walls
   Spread the Color Around
   Spreading Pattern Around
   Stain – Varnish Combos
   Start Small
   Stem Leak Repairs
   Sticky Windows
   Storm / Screen Doors
   Structural Changes
   Stylish Color Schemes
   Sub Floors
   Tearing Out the Old Stuff
   Texture and Touch
   Texture on Ceilings
   Texture on Floors
   Texture on the Walls
   The Root Cause
   The Snake
   The Snake
   These Big Changes in Your Life Will Affect Your Insurance Needs
   Tightening Loose Hinges
   Tile Cutting
   Tips for Decorating A College Dorm Room
   Toilet Auger
   Toilet Installation
   Toilet Size and Height
   Tools and Supplies for Removing Wallpaper
   Tools for Home Improvement
   Tools of the Trade
   Tools of the Trade
   Transparent Finishes
   Unclogging a Garbage Disposal
   Unclogging a Kitchen Sink
   Unclogging a Toilet
   Unclogging a Tub or Shower Unit
   Un-level Ceilings and walls
   Using Five or Six Patterns
   Wallpaper Sources
   Watch These Missteps When Hiring a Home Decorator
   Water Damage
   Water-Based or Oil-Based
   Weather-Stripping Windows
   What Are Some Alternatives to Moving Boxes?
   What are Some Basic Color Schemes to Jazz Up Your Home?
   What are the Different Types of Floor Finishes?
   What are the Different Types of Windows?
   What Does Homeowners Insurance Protect?
   What is Casualty Insurance?
   What is Chintz?
   What To Do If Your Move Goes Wrong
   What to do in Case of Fire Damage
   What's on the backside of the paper?
   Window Maintenance
   Wood Frame Window
   Working With Texture
   Your Environmentally Friendly Home Improvement Project
   Your Room and Balance
   You're Ready to Paper
   You've Moved! Five Quick Design Ideas to Make Your New House a Home

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