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Spring Roofing Tips to Keep You Safe and Sound

Spring is here and it’s time to clean and get ready for the changing season. What simple steps can be taken to improve your home’s value besides dusting and vacuuming? Alyssa Hall from GAF, North America’s Largest Roofing manufacturer, is an expert on things related...

Freshen your Closet this Spring with These Tips!

Spring is the perfect time to give your home a fresh start, and one of the best places to begin is with your clothes closets. Admit it: There are items lurking there that haven't seen the light of day in a very long time. Follow these tips from the cleaning experts at...

Latest Trends Heat Up Barbecue Industry

As the May-September peak outdoor cooking season approaches, consumers can expect to see grills, smokers and outdoor living products in high demand. The trends that will drive sales during 2014 and beyond include: Wood Pellets on the Rise: Made from compressed...

Deck Design: Bigger Is Better!

As homeowner's look ahead to warmer weather, many are dreaming of summer days spent on a brand new deck. So what is new in the deck design section of home building? Builders and manufacturers agree, the current big trend in decks is just that: big. "People are wanting...

Elegant Roofing Trend Colors

From calming grays to soothing purples, national color expert Kate Smith believes 2014 will be the year of "quiet elegance" for roofing colors across America. "Our homes provide us with a haven to satisfy a craving for a place to think and renew," says Smith,...

7 Bright Ideas for Your Kid’s Room!

If your baby is fast outgrowing the nursery, it may be time to redecorate, turning the room into a bright, appealing space he or she can enjoy for years to come. From the decorating experts at HGTV, here are six stylish and inexpensive ideas any child will appreciate:...

Six Hot Home Design Trends for Spring 2014!

(BPT)—Does the change of seasons have you itching to refresh a tired, lackluster room? Or maybe you're looking for some small ways to make a big impact on your home's style? Whatever the case may be, here are some of this season's most buzzed-about home trends and how...

Hottest Fireplace Trends for 2014

Hottest fireplace trends for 2014 are on this year's agenda! Over the years, fireplaces have been a familiar feature in many homes, however until very recently, they have undergone very little change from the traditional hearth. According to Napoleon Fireplaces, 2014...