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 Asad Malik, I'm an real estate agent and a house builder.
(Hellgeeks)
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No matter which area or location you live in, you have every right to avoid the noise and disturbances of the outside world. You can have the best and high-quality tint windows for your home to keep your privacy intact, feel relaxed and comfortable, and make your home secure and protected. Howeve...

By Khuwalid Khalid
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Your living area is the most prominent place of your house. You cannot skip or ignore it when you are up to create a good look for your house. Now a days, people have realized the significance of a good and soothing environment, the main reason for this awareness is internet and the increased int...

By Alex Hales, Iam A Real State Agent
(Real State Company)
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As an entrepreneur, you know how volatile income can be, especially when you’re just starting in the business world. Along with entrepreneurial volatility, major life events happen. The financial strain of those events can be quite nerve-wracking. Fortunately, there are ways for you to get more f...

By Khuwalid Khalid
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Everybody now a days is living through a struggle of making your surroundings as better as possible. Home accessories have become one of the most important part of one’s life. According to various researches a person’s environment has got profound effects on our minds. You must not miss this oppo...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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60 THINGS TO TOSS OUT IN THE NEXT 60 DAYS          New Year... New Decade... New Resolutions/Tips For A More Organized Home In 2020   If you're like me... you know how it feels when there's too much clutter in your home... it feels like your brain is cluttered.  Whenever I clean out my closets, p...

By Nina Hollander, Your Charlotte/Ballantyne/Waxhaw/Fort Mill Realtor
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage )
Comments 57
 New Year... New Decade... New Resolutions/Tips For A More Organized Home In 2020 If you're like me... you know how it feels when there's too much clutter in your home... it feels like your brain is cluttered.  Whenever I clean out my closets, pantry, office, storage room, etc. I end up feeling m...

By Peter Mohylsky, Beach Expert, TOP LISTING AGENT ALONG THE BEACH
(PrimeSouth Properties)
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Is having an outdoor seating area important to you?    It is actually an extension of your living space.  It expands the total square footage of your home as well as it gives you a place to hide from the hassle and bustle of the daily lives.  living along the beach with great weather in Santa Ros...

By HomeWarranty Reviews, A Review Platform For Home Warranty Companies
(HomeWarrantyReviews.com)
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Are you a homeowner who owns a pool? If the answer is yes, you should consider purchasing a home warranty plan with pool coverage. If your pool is damaged due to filtration or overheating it can become a significant issue. You will need to arrange for repairs and pay a hefty bill amount, which in...
Webcam jobs, especially non-adult ones, are sought after by so many girls because they think this is an easy way of making money. Indeed, these are very well paid jobs, but the fact that they are extremely simple couldn't be further from the truth.  In fact, they require a lot of skills and we ar...

By Matt Lee, Real Estate Marketing
(Rise Up Local & Lead Generation Experts)
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When it comes to the type of material you have on your roof, there are many different options to choose from. Different types of shingles have different characteristics, some of which may or may not match up with what you want out of your roof. Are you looking for style and beauty? Do you want du...

By Tamra Lee Ulmer, FORCE~NRBA ~ Over 1000 REO Assets SOLD!
(Arizona Resource Realty)
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Cleaning like anything else requires a certain amount of skills in order to be done right. Sure, you can haphazardly vacuum the floors and fold everything sans strategy, but all you are ultimately doing is creating more work for yourself. That is why this compilation of tips from professional hou...

By Richa Nayyar
(Coming service)
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Whether it’s for drinking, washing clothes or dishes, water quality is extremely important in the home. If you live in a property located in a hard water area, you may experience several problems which may affect the daily household tasks that involve water usage.With 36% of Households in the UK ...

By HomeWarranty Reviews, A Review Platform For Home Warranty Companies
(HomeWarrantyReviews.com)
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We are sorry that we can’t give you a name, but we will do the next best thing. We will tell you about all the qualities you need to look for in a most reliable Home Warranty company.For those of you who feel that you don’t know enough about home warranties and matters related to it, we suggest t...

By HomeWarranty Reviews, A Review Platform For Home Warranty Companies
(HomeWarrantyReviews.com)
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Choice Home Warranty is one among the top ten home warranty companies in the home warranty industry. Undoubtedly, Choice Home Warranty is the second largest home warranty company in America after American Home Shield.On HomeWarrantyReviews.com, Choice Home Warranty is ranked #3 among the 80+ othe...

By Chrissy Boltan, Service professional specializing in Real Estate
(Pro Services)
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If you have a swimming pool, then it is quite obvious that you will find this article interesting and informative. This article will try and answer the question as to how to lower the pH in a pool. pH actually stands for potential of hydrogen or it is also called as power of hydrogen. The higher ...
Two of the best-known names in the mattress sector today are Endy and Casper. Both are all-foam mattresses that have several things in common. However, they aren't exactly the same. If you're trying to decide which one you should buy, you could benefit from some expert advice to point you in the ...

By Savvy Gainesville/Ocala, High tech real estate
(Savvy and Company)
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If you own a home, knowing some home maintenance skills can be  helpful in avoiding professional repair costs. You don't have to be a TV home repair guru, but having some basic knowledge will only help you!Here are five things you should know how to do: turn off gas and water, understand how elec...

By Kim Anderson, We'll buy your house fast & give you cash for it.
(Kims Properties)
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Looking for the right answer to the question how to program garage door? If the answer is yes, then you are in the right place. We are happy to share some useful information that could come in handy when it comes to programming your garage door operator that are operated with the help of remote c...

By Asad Malik, I'm an real estate agent and a house builder.
(Hellgeeks)
Comments 5
The project of increasing your home’s value can be more fun than you can imagine. However, you need to act wisely while making your home remodel or renovation plans to get the most out of your home by selling it.Here are the top eight tips mentioned to help you increase the value of your home bef...

By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
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This is a great checklist for all homeowners!  And if you work with first-time buyers it would be you can tailor to your area.    2020 Home Maintenance Checklist & Schedule   Owning a home requires more than just the financial responsibility of making timely mortgage and tax payments. Owning a ho...