| Jul 11, 2014
| 1:09 PM
Help Mom, Dad and Grandparents Tackle Summer Projects If you are visiting older parents or an elderly grandparent over the summer take the time to offer help and assistance while you visit; helping older family members with household maintenance...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 9:11 AM
When it comes to home remodeling, Elmhurst resident Krista Ladd has had her share of victories — and defeats. The gray-checked tile she chose for her new home was a distinct success. The oversized armoire she bought for her husband's office in the...
| Nov 9, 2014
Coral Springs will henceforth allow big-box stores to organize outdoor sales events twice a year.
At a recent City Commission meeting, officials unanimously approved amending the Land Development Code to allow large-scale retail stores, which have a...
| Oct 20, 2014
| 1:44 PM
Bill Collins knows that kitchen remodeling is likely one of the most expensive investments his clients will make in home improvement.
Therefore, his first task as a designer is to talk to homeowners about their options and to guide them through...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Save $3 on $10 admission to the Fort Lauderdale Home Design and Remodeling Show on Oct. 17- 19 at the Broward County Convention Center
Buy an online ticket to save $3 off a $10 adult admission.
The annual show features thousands of home-improvement...
| Oct 13, 2014
| 1:30 PM
Is there a traditional room in your home that isn’t really working for your lifestyle?
At the Fort Lauderdale Fall Home Design and Remodeling Show, South Floridians will have the opportunity to see how local interior designers come up with...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 2:50 AM
It's a balmy 70 degrees this morning and it's time for another fabulous freebie free-for-all! My cool roundup of deals include a discount on admission to the Fort Lauder Home and Remodeling Show, a $5-off coupon for frozen foods at Target and Publix, a...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 5:05 AM
If you or someone you know is planning work on a pre-1978 home, please make time to take precautions against the possibility of lead poisoning.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimate that about 500,000 U.S children ages 1 to 5 have...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 7:34 AM
The fall edition of the Fort Lauderdale Home Design and Remodeling Show kicks off Friday at the Broward County Convention Center.
The home show will feature thousands of products and services available to homeowners for decorating, remodeling and...
| Oct 7, 2014
| 9:13 AM
Back at the turn of this century, whenever I heard the phrase "mid-century modern," which was rare, I was puzzled. What's modern about a style that started before I was born and that came of age alongside "Leave it to Beaver"?
But now, when I hear the...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 10:00 PM
There's never been a better time to think about home improvement, especially if you have a den project in mind.
Harvard University's Joint Center for Housing Studies forecasts double-digit gains in home improvement spending for 2014, according to its...