Home Improvement

Thinking of remodeling? Have you stopped to consider how transforming a bedroom into a home office might impact the value of the home? One of the most common questions homeowners have when thinking of remodeling is how much the work will add or detract from the value of the home. You'll find answers to those questions and more in this section of ActiveRain.


Everything you need to know – the answers to all your burning questions – about energy efficiency, green homes, landscaping, home maintenance, staging, landscaping and more is right here at your fingertips.


With over 300,000 real estate professionals, including stagers, contractors, landscapers and others, there is no better place to find the information you need than ActiveRain.


While you'll find a ton of helpful ideas and hints within these pages, you'll want to bookmark the site so that you can check back for the hundreds of daily updates from authors who spend their days actually performing the tasks you have questions about.


Put the hammer down and the glasses on and read on.

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By Francisco Peot, The Best Place To Find Your Home!
(Richmond Home Sales At EXP Realty)
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          As we all know, Thanksgiving is the number one holiday that is celebrated in America. This is the time of the year that really gets us busy on preparations. Although it is not always filled with happiness, we try to alleviate ourselves during this period. Here are some tips to help you ...

By David Best, Turn your house into a home! Home Improvement Tips
(HouseHome)
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We all know how relaxing and soothing a hot shower can be, especially after a long day at work. This is why all homeowners should ensure that their source of hot showers, i.e., the hot water system, is always functioning. However, like any other home appliance, hot water systems are bound to deve...

By Richa Nayyar
(Coming service)
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According to professionals, Maingear is considered as one of the most popular PC brand that has released Maingear vector. It is considered as one of the most popular, stylish and sleek gaming notebook that is especially available for the professional gamers.The Maingear Vector Gaming Notebook Rel...

By Chrissy Boltan, Service professional specializing in Real Estate
(Pro Services)
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How to adjust a garage door gap? This could be a common major concern for most house owners. Fixing the garage door, as we all know, is undoubtedly significant for your household, especially if there is any damage that could lead to potential safety hazards. Keep in mind that there is a garage do...

By Khuwalid Khalid
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Many people think that doing plumbing work by themselves or hiring cheap unprofessional plumbing services will save them money. This perception is very wrong. On the contrary, you are going to spend even more money on DIY plumbing methods than when you hire a professional. Drain blockages, clogge...

By Samuel John, We give you daily about real estate market.
(Daily Real Estate Update)
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  While making some repairs and decorating a house, people either decide to hire a professional or do some renovations on their own. “DIY”, which stands for “do it yourself”, is the method of building, changing, and repairing things without the help of experts. It has become quite a prevailing tr...

By Nick Marr, Promoting real estate internationally
(TRINIDIGITAL )
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  When it comes to creating that perfect space, every homeowner knows that every single piece they choose to bring home matters. The right pieces can make any home sing. If you're looking for what's on the market right now, you'll find many exciting and useful trends. Furniture from Europe is ver...

By Richa Nayyar
(Coming service)
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Sleep well and wake up fresh is a phrase that almost all doctors will tell you. The secret to having a good night’s sleep is different for all of us. However, most of you would agree to the fact that whatever you face during the day, all of you love to do is return to a warm, cosy bed with mattre...

By Mark and Laura Anderson, Common Name - Uncommon Service
(Realty Group Inc)
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Home Design Trends to Watch in 2018  We frequently get questions from clients who are taking on decorating and remodeling projects and want to ensure their dollars are invested wisely. Which looks will last for years to come, and which ones will feel dated quickly? What colors and styles are most...

By Tamra Lee Ulmer, FORCE~NRBA ~ Over 1000 REO Assets SOLD!
(Arizona Resource Realty)
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With home improvement projects being costly and time consuming, it is easy to put off replacement home windows until completely necessary. But how do you know when it is time to replace them? In this post, you will know when it is time to replace them.1. You hear a lot of outside noise If your wi...

By Toby Barnett, Toby Barnett
(KW North Sound)
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Broken water pipes can cost thousands to repair and usually come at the most untimely times (near the holidays and in the middle of the night) so buy a couple hose bib covers for cheap and protect your home this winter. Thanks for watching this home maintenance minute video and please subscribe f...

By John Tabbart, Finding the Most Shared Content & Key Influencers
(Investment Properties)
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If you’ve researched termite control before, chances are you’ve come across termite bonds. So, what are termite bonds? What are they used for? How much do they cost? And even more importantly, do I need a termite bond?Do I Need a Termite Bond?In this article, we’ll discuss termite bonds and what ...

By Asad Malik, I'm an real estate agent and a house builder.
(Hellgeeks)
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If you have decided to buy a chandelier, you must also have different designs and tricks to get your home decorated with it. The more important aspects you take into account, the better designs you will end up with. Here are the best seven practical tips mentioned to help you decorate your home w...
A deck is the most magnificent aspect of the house; in this space, you hold family gatherings, celebrations, friends' bbq parties, and festivals. However, wooden decks require high maintenance, and you have to invest a significant amount every year after winter to get rid of the wear and tear.How...

By Richa Nayyar
(Coming service)
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There is more to having windows in your home than simply looking good. The appearance of your windows is important; given that they can make your home look very well and can add to its marketability should you ever decide to sell.However your windows have to perform properly otherwise they will b...

By Tamra Lee Ulmer, FORCE~NRBA ~ Over 1000 REO Assets SOLD!
(Arizona Resource Realty)
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Renovation can take weeks, sometimes months. That means endless days of subcontractors traipsing through your home, noisy tools and major dust. Even some minor projects can disrupt your daily routine. If you are determined to do so, then you have already done some research and know what to expect...

By Andrea Bedard, M.A.; REALTOR® Silver Spring, MD and beyond
(Thompson Company, REALTORS®)
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It's no secret that I am not a fan of cookie-cutter homes. I love individual charm. I love the history of older homes and the stories they tell. And I love authentic, original details. But I also appreciate when (new) owners put their heart and soul into their property, cookie-cutter or not, and ...

By Richa Nayyar
(Coming service)
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A lot of people are still skeptical when it comes to using medications to manage chronic pain. One of the reasons why is because many of the painkillers used today are known to cause side effect thus making them unsafe for long term use. Also, the fear of dependency is another factor, which makes...

By Richa Nayyar
(Coming service)
Comments 2
According to the professionals, there are so many fantastic models are out there and Kim kardashina is one of the great American Media personalities. She is considered as most versatile person who is businesswoman, actress and socialite as well. Such famous personality has gained the attention by...
You will find a particular war of the words has been taking the place in the America. The controversy of Donald Trump and Fox news reporter is on its hype. All things have been started from the social networking site.According to the some rumors Trump is already dealing with the Ukraine’s preside...