The Makings of a Mudroom

With careful planning, you can create a mudroom that’s not just a drop zone for coats and scarves, but a true command central. read more
Spring Sees Dive in Housing Affordability

The average family found homes to be a little less affordable in April, as home prices continued to rise while incomes and mortgage rates remained… read more

Homes Where You’ll Feel Like a Kid Again

These homes embrace the great outdoors and what it means to be a kid. read more
Houzz Tour: A Happy-Trails Home on a California Field (16 photos)

Before this Mill Valley, California, home was built, the owners told architect Ken Linsteadt that the property had served as the horse pasture for a long-ago (and long-gone) estate. Because he’s familiar with the region’s… read more
Getting the Most Out of Your Remodel Dollars in 2014

Check out this article…what do you think the rest of this year will bring? read more
5 Things to Check Out Before Relocating for Retirement

Retirement is the perfect time to relocate for many of us. Not being tied down to a particular location anymore makes relocation a real possibility. Most retirees stay put in the same location because they’ve built a network of friends and acquaintances over many years. However, some retirees take a chance and move to a different city, state or even overseas. read more
The Best Uses for a Bay Window (23 photos)

The bay window is a blessing and a curse. If you have one, you might not know what to do with it. If you dont have one, you dream of all the things you could do with it. No matter which group you fall into, these ideas for either utilizing a bay window or adding one can help. read more
Millions of renters say they really want to buy a home this year

Millions of renters say they really want to buy their first home this year, but many won’t be able to seal the deal. read more
You Showed Us: 20 Nutty Home Fixes (20 photos)

A few weeks ago I shared the way my friend Kathy is keeping her microwave door shut with a piece of driftwood and asked you all what kinds of nutty… read more
Is the housing recovery losing steam?

The latest data suggest that the promised construction boom may not materialize. read more