How Do Home Improvements Impact Your Taxes?

How Do Home Improvements Impact Your Taxes?

Erin Little If you’ve recently made updates to your house, you may be wondering if you’re eligible for a tax break. Depending on the type of changes or renovations you’ve implemented, you might get a little extra help from the government on your home upgrade.  How...
HVAC Air Balancing: What You Should Know

HVAC Air Balancing: What You Should Know

Nat Rea If you’re struggling with maintaining—or even attaining—a consistent temperature throughout your house, your HVAC system may be out of balance. This guide will explain the basics of air balancing, including how DIYers can tackle the job and when they should...
8 Best Cooling Sheets in 2023

8 Best Cooling Sheets in 2023

Courtesy of Parachute and Cozy Earth Is overheating keeping you up at night? It might be time to consider getting some new sheets, and more specifically, adding some cooling sheets to your sleep space. Crafted with breathable materials and with weaves that encourage...
How to Build a Dog Ramp

How to Build a Dog Ramp

This simple DIY project is a dream come true for pooches who have a hard time jumping into bed at night Your companion follows you everywhere—on walks to the park, down the driveway to get the mail, and even to bed at night. But when one hop doesn’t quite cut it...
How to Build a DIY Midcentury-Style Desk

How to Build a DIY Midcentury-Style Desk

Jenn Largesse Build a Midcentury-style desk with This Old House DIY Expert & House One Editor, Jenn Largesse. This easy DIY midcentury-style desk is made from four boards sandwiched on edge between two stock plywood panels. Off-the-shelf legs easily screw into...
Types of Landscaping Rocks and How to Use Them

Types of Landscaping Rocks and How to Use Them

iStock Learning the best ways to use these popular landscaping rocks will lend both style and utility to your yard or garden. And with plenty of options for different types of spaces, most DIY gardeners and landscapers will be able to find something to turn their yard...