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Remodeling contractors, while experts at fixing problems with their clients' homes, must accept that they cannot fix or change the clients themselves
A focal point of a whole-house remodel in Des Moines, Iowa, is a den addition.
Sized to fit smaller baths and smaller budgets, the new Steam@Home from Mr. Steam is 20 percent more compact than regular Mr. Steam generators. Mr. Steam has introduced three Steam@Home models designed for 3- by 4-ft. or 3- by 5-ft. tile showers and for...
Kitchen storage is part of good design, so plan where to place pots, pans and utensils to maximize convenience, functionality and safety
Water shortages are affecting the whole world and now is the time to aggressively conserve the remaining resources.
A remodeler handling his or her own business finances alone may suffice as a stop-gap measure in the beginning, but it isn’t always the best idea in the long term.
A Montana State University student shares her experience working as a research assistant.
Continuing education and a good staff have kept Robert Criner, GMB, GMR, CAPS, at the top of his remodeling game and on the path to becoming NAHB's 2012 Remodeler of the Year
A ceremony held in Baltimore on Oct. 9, 2012, honored the nation's top remodelers, including those on the Top 500 and Top Performers lists, as well as winners of the 2012 Master Design Awards.
Is generating remodeling leads harder than it used to be, or does it just seem that way? Asked about their most effective lead generating source — such as canvassing, direct mail, TV and radio, home shows, telemarketing, websites and social media — 50...
The Top 200 ranking is extrapolated from Qualified Remodeler’s Top 500 list (August 2012) and based on reported percentages in each of the project category shown in the table.
Winter Carnival and Summer Carnival, the newest additions to Wilsonart’s HD laminate collection, are inspired by the natural granite out of Brazil.
New Aeris Wx1000 Series Windows from ProVia feature an exclusive design.
Clubhouse decking from Deceuninck is made with the company’s Korelite technology to provide a dense cell structure.
Tamko Building Products Inc.
TAMKO Building Products Inc. has released EverGrain Envision bonded composite deck board screws as part of a complete system for Envision composite decking.
TimberTech’s newly introduced Evolutions Rail features a flat, continuous top rail uninterrupted by posts that is suitable for holding drinks or small plates.
The 1005 Design Backsplash Kit includes four 18- by 30-inch panels and finishing trim pieces.
DSV Decking Screws from Simpson Strong-Tie are designed for preservative-treated decking applications.
Sauder Woodworking Co.
WoodTrac has introduced its wood-based closet system, WoodTrac Closets.
SFA Saniflo USA
The Sanicubic 1 heavy-duty packaged grinder system from Saniflo is a pre-assembled simplex grinder designed to handle the wastewater and sewage streams from multiple plumbing fixtures.
Chief Architect Software
Chief Architect Software has released version X5 of its architectural home design and drafting software.
Angel Guard Products
The Deck Demon by Angel Guard Products is designed to quickly remove any type of decking materials, as well as any fasteners left behind.
Solid hardwood FriendlyWall panes from ?Finium? are suitable to create a contemporary, warm look to any room.
Crown Point Cabinetry handcrafts custom cabinetry for homes.
The Evo pull-out pantry from Omega National Products is powered by the Fulterer 771 ECS heavy-duty slide with Easy Close. Designed to be trimmed or used at full height, the systems feature a pre-finished maple. The adjustable shelves feature the...