| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| Nov 6, 2014
| 12:03 PM
For three years, Adrienne Carter cared for her non-ambulatory son Adrian, 16, in a home ill-equipped for his needs.
Adrian has hydrocephalus, a buildup of fluid inside the skull that leads to brain swelling, and is in a wheelchair. The Carter family...
| Nov 7, 2014
| 5:15 AM
Home Depot Inc, the world's largest home improvement chain, said hackers stole about 53 million email addresses in addition to customer data for 56 million payment cards previously disclosed by the retailer.
The company, which confirmed the breach in...
| 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...