| 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...
| Oct 10, 2014
| 1:48 PM
What makes an outdoor deck desirable is also what makes it vulnerable – exposure to the open air.
Years of sun, wind and precipitation can weather an untended deck almost past using. It's a common experience for homeowners to be lounging outside...
| Oct 8, 2014
| 3:22 PM
The Orange County Sheriff's Office identified the man who was found shot to death Monday behind an 18th Street home being renovated as 51-year-old Nicholas Roehrick.
Deputies are asking for the public's help with the investigation of Roehrick's death....
| Sep 6, 2014
| 5:05 AM
For twin brothers Drew and Jonathan Scott, fixing up houses and selling them started when they were 17-year-olds in Canada. Now Drew (the real estate agent) and Jonathan (the licensed contractor) exercise their skills as the stars of "Property Brothers"...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 2:39 PM
Projects such as historic restorations and whole-house redos reveal that beauty and excellence are in the details.
Every year, the Maryland Improvement Contractor Association (MICA) selects winners for its Remodeler of the Year (ROYAL) Awards. Here,...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 2:19 PM
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This Old House The home improvement...
| Sep 28, 2014
| 7:43 PM
The decades-long decline in lead-poisoned children in Maryland has essentially stalled, but state officials said Thursday they are taking steps in the coming months to address gaps in the marathon effort to eliminate the environmental health threat....
| Sep 22, 2014
| 3:09 AM
Home owners and renters looking to redesign or renovate can turn to new apps to help simplify the process and get the job done sooner and more efficiently.
Last year Americans spent approximately $130 billion on home remodeling projects, the highest...
| May 27, 2014
| 11:13 AM
If you’ve got the decorating bug, or a hankering for house upgrades, then the Fort Lauderdale Home Design and Remodeling Show this Friday, May 30 through Sunday, June 1 is a must.
Before heading out to the Broward County Convention Center, here...