Expert Advice

Choosing the right professional is half the battle in home improvement. If you're not a savvy do-it-yourselfer, a remodeling expert -- or a team of local professionals -- can save you time and money on your home improvement projects. Get insider advice from expert builders on how to start your next home improvement project and stay sane during the building and remodeling process.

The Best Type of Lighting for Every Room in Your House

One fixture—or brightness level—doesn’t fit all. Learn how to effectively light each space in your home with these smart tips.
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Bobby Berk Solves 7 of Your Biggest Design Challenges

The Queer Eye star shares his best tips for designing beautiful, functional rooms and his favorite makeovers from the show.
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How to Prep Your Home for a Short-Term Power Outage

Make the loss of electricity less of an inconvenience by preparing now for life off the (power) grid.
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Here's What to Do if a Tornado Strikes While You're Driving

Staying in your car isn’t always the best bet. Here's how to stay out of harm's way if you encounter a twister on your journey.
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10 Things to Take with You in a Natural Disaster

This guide will help you know what food and supplies to include in your emergency kit and how to safeguard important documents and priceless keepsakes so they're ready to go if evacuation is necessary.