| Nov 6, 2014
Thanks to a partnership with Rebuilding Together Broward County Inc., one low-income neighborhood in Pompano Beach will get a significant upgrade.
City Commissioners recently approved a $50,000 grant to the county nonprofit, which will select a...
| 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...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 11:48 AM
Tackling home improvement projects with kids in tow can be challenging. But if kids are old enough, moms and dads can enlist their youngsters' help when working on projects around the house. Not only can adults keep closer tabs on kids' activities, but...
| 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 30, 2014
| 10:23 AM
Two historic homes in Delray Beach have been lost forever.
The houses — one in the 200 block of the Old School Square Historic District, the other nicknamed the Water House due to its close proximity to the Intracoastal — were demolished...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 11:35 AM
Lowe’s Companies Inc. thinks it knows how to make your shopping experience easier: robots.
This holiday season, the home improvement company is introducing two robots at a San Jose Orchard Supply Hardware store. The so-called OSHbots will help...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 5:20 AM
It's a fact that I'm not handy. When I need something done at home, I use the proven service providers I found on the list that bears my name.
I'm grateful for the skilled professionals who use their hands and their heads to solve our home maintenance...
| Oct 27, 2014
| 1:19 PM
When you know the realities, selling or buying your first home becomes a lot easier.
The process of buying and selling homes can seem mysterious to many novices. Even if well-meaning friends and family members offer advice from all sides, many first-...
| Oct 27, 2014
| 1:21 PM
Knowing which home improvements give a higher return can help boost your home’s value and save you time and money. You want to invest in your home – wisely. So how do you decide where to put your money?
Improvement projects don’t...
| 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 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...