| 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 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 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 27, 2014
| 1:21 PM
Here’s what you need to know about snow on your roof and whether or not to remove it.
If you’ve had a big snowfall in your area and you’re wondering if your roof can stand the extra weight, don’t reach for a ladder and a shovel...
| 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...
| Sep 27, 2014
| 2:04 PM
Home sales in Lake County rebounded in August after a dip in July. Also, Lake bucked other area counties by posting higher prices.
A total of 520 sales were recorded in August compared to 507 in July, according to the Orlando Regional Realtor...
| 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 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 11, 2014
| 5:13 PM
The little house on Prairie Road in New Lenox — which a year ago had been falling down and in danger of being condemned — now looks brand-new. With sage-colored siding, white trim and a wreath hanging on the front door, it stood proudly...