Home Improvement Articles

How to Choose a Ladder

If you ask most people, they will tell you that a ladder is a ladder.  Who cares what size it is, or if it’s created for a specific purpose.  If truth be told, … [Read more...]

The Difference Between Bolts and Screws

Many of us tend to use words interchangeably each and every day.  Most of the time that is not a problem, but on occasion each of us slips up and misuses a word … [Read more...]

Choosing the Right Saw Blade

Smooth, clean cuts with your saw is always the goal.  Successfully reaching that goal, however, depends on whether or not you have chosen the right blade for … [Read more...]

Choosing New Windows

JELD-WEN, a Ritter Lumber distributor of windows, recently released a study showing that 67% of homeowners asked admitted they needed to replace their existing … [Read more...]


A lovely landscape always consists of defined gardens and orderly blooms. Boundaries and maintaining a freshly groomed look can be easily created through the … [Read more...]

8 Best Home Improvements to Increase Your Property Value

Father Time takes his toll on each of us. There’s no avoiding the wear and tear each of our bodies experiences as our lives press onward. Our homes are no … [Read more...]

The Installation Guide for Perfect Crown Molding

Crown molding quickly takes a room from looking plain and drab to majestic and ornate. In many construction projects, moldings will be minimal and puny—or even … [Read more...]

The Expert Guide to Choosing the Right Carpet for the Right Room

Shopping for carpet is a lot like shopping for a car. Choosing between all of the different styles, colors, and brands can easily make your head spin. But do … [Read more...]

How to Cook the Best Steak on a Gas Grill

Hear that? The sizzling sound of a thick juicy steak grilling. Mmmmm… Nothing beats the taste of a perfectly prepared steak, and making that happen sometimes … [Read more...]

Top Mistakes to Avoid When Installing Tile

Tile installation errors are easy to avoid if you take time-out and plan ahead. Whether you're planning a new tile project for your bathroom shower or your … [Read more...]