Home Improvement Articles

A Housewife’s Guide to DIY: Tools

It was around 8:00 a.m. when I woke up on a cheery Tuesday morning. My son was still asleep and my husband was out of town; I was by myself! With all of my … [Read more...]

6 Reasons to Switch to LED Bulbs

LED light bulbs are popping up everywhere these days. But do we really need to invest in them?  Are the benefits involved worth paying $15 or more for one … [Read more...]

Insulate Your Home and Wallet This Summer

Summers can be pretty heated in Southeast Texas, Households that don't take advantage of basic insulation practices can face higher energy bills than are … [Read more...]

Cleaning Tile Grout

If you have tiles fitted in your kitchen, bathroom, or any other area, you’ll understand how tough it can be to keep the tiles looking fresh and clean. Tile … [Read more...]

Father’s Day 2015 Gift Ideas

With Father's Day 2015 just around the corner, it's time to start looking for gifts for the old man. We know that coming up with something different to get your … [Read more...]

How to Clean Mildew Off of Outdoor Cushions

If you didn't bother putting your outdoor patio furniture away for the winter, mildew may have grown on your cushions. This is caused by the prolonged non-use … [Read more...]

5 DIY Home Maintenance Hacks

Ritter would like to share with you some awesome do-it-yourself home maintenance hacks. Check them out below! 1. Prevent Toolbox Rust with Chalk Chalk is a … [Read more...]

Building the Deck of Your Dreams

When planning out your new deck, it’s easy to get swept up in the details. After all, a deck is primarily for relaxing and the best part of building it is … [Read more...]

Choosing Hardware for Kitchen Cabinets

If the living room is the face of your home, the kitchen is the soul, which explains why choosing cabinets can be so daunting. Do you want a kitchen that’s … [Read more...]

The Beginners Guide to Mulching

Mulching is good for your landscape and your backyard garden. It offers you a lot of functions and is generally made up of several different materials. Mulch … [Read more...]