You know how I am always telling you to check with your local AHJ or an AHC? Do you ever think, “What the heck is she talking about? What’s an AHC? Why is she spouting off random letters at me?” It...
3 Tips on How to Choose a Patio Door for Your Home
Did you know that insulated steel and fiberglass doors are more energy efficient than wood doors? The screen door is exceptionally easy to install and remove and filter in the fresh air and keep out...
10 Door Ideas For Interior and Exterior
This picture gallery of gorgeous interior and exterior doors will provide you with the inspiration you need for your own remodeling project.
4 Tips for Insulating Your Garage Door (And Saving $!)
Tips for Preventing Garage Door Service Fraud
There are numerous ways to spot fraudulent garage door repair companies before you get ripped off.
Creative Reuse of a Garage Door
When you buy a new garage door, hopefully one that is green, the old one is typically taken away and disposed of in a land fill. While some companies will take the old door and try to refurbish and sell it or will recycle the material, others simply toss it. But there are many creative …
10 Surprising Tips and Tricks for Dealing with Ice and Snow
What do you do when the weather outside is frightful, but you still need to get out and go to work, school or shopping? Snow and ice removal is a major hassle and an unfortunate fact of life for those who live in northern climes, as well as being a big off-season business for landscapers and other contractors. But before you shell out a lot of cash for a professional snow removal service, try using some of these unconventional methods to get rid of all that cold white “stuff.”
I’ve Always Noticed A Black Diamond On My Tape Measure, But Had No Idea Why Until Now
Carpenters must know this, but a whole lot of other people do not.
5 Easy Tips for Garage Door Maintenance
When you have invested in a garage door, it is not the final end all to that part of your home. To ensure a longer lifetime and a maximum value for your investment, it is necessary that you take periodical …
How to Fix a Door That Sticks
See how This Old House general contractor Tom Silva tightens up and pares down a door swelled by summer's humidity