Mother Nature can wreak havoc on your roof. Heavy snowfalls, gusting winds, torrential rains and extreme temperatures all take their toll over time.
Contractors tell Angie’s List that 2015 is going to be a busy year for home improvement.
I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream. Especially if you have sensitive teeth!
About 6 million Americans popped the question on Valentine’s Day last year and this year should see more of the same kind of romance. If you or someone you know is getting down on one knee soon, or if you’re in line for fine jewelry shopping, today’s Angie’s List report is for you.
You know how nice it is to have a warm home to go to when it’s cold and nasty outside? Animals like to snuggle too. And if you’re not careful, it’ll be your house they’ll see as shelter from the cold.
If you love the look of wood flooring, there’s a new option surging in popularity you might want to consider.
New federal rules taking effect in April will make water heaters more efficient, but the regulations could mean increased product and installation costs for homeowners.
Every two seconds another American becomes a victim of identity theft.
With the cold weather, it can be easy for homeowners to slip into hibernation and forget about home maintenance.
There’s nothing like the look, feel and smell of a brand new car. Unfortunately, it doesn’t last. While it’s impossible to keep your car in flawless condition, you can make it clean and shiny again.
Bright colors, yummy smells and shiny decorations can make the holiday season magical. But if you have small kids or pets, it’s important to know the dangers lurking within all that celebrating.
In the mood for chestnuts roasted on an open fire? For many families, gathering around a crackling fireplace is a holiday tradition. But you need to take the proper precautions.
Choosing new carpet for your home is a big decision, one you’ll likely have to live with for a long time. With so many options and price points, how can you avoid regret?
Thanksgiving is quickly approaching and you may be preparing your home for family and friends.
The colder weather doesn't have to mean an end to your outdoor entertaining.
Most pet owners will do anything for their furry friends, but when animals get injured or sick the price tag can be overwhelming.
It’s late at night. You’ve locked yourself out of your home or car and you’re starting to panic. You call the first locksmith you find. That’s when your night could go from bad to worse.
Everyone takes their garage door for granted, until it doesn't work, at just the wrong time.
Everyone has got to do it! But getting the house ready to usher in a new season, shouldn't be hard.
Between smartphones or smartphones, many kids are glued to screens all day long. Some are now dealing with vision problems.
It may be the best thing for people who live in the Champlain Valley.
As if getting into an accident weren't scary enough, some body shops could be taking you for a ride.
If your home seems to be running out of outlet space, maybe it's time to give your outlets a reboot.
What should you do to stay safe?
Bathroom remodeling contractor Dan Updike says many of his customers are choosing to ditch bulky tubs in favor of more luxurious showers.
Every company may have a different definition of a free estimate.
When it comes to your deck, you may want to skip the paint and stick to the stain.
Window treatments are not only stylish, but they can also provide shade from the sun.
A weekend spent working in the yard can turn into an itchy, uncomfortable nightmare, if you don’t steer clear of poisonous plants.
Most laws require that you not build, move, or significantly alter your home or building without a permit.
Sometimes being kind to your washer and dryer, will keep you from needing to call a repair service.
When something appears to be attacking the trees near your home, it's important to know when to call in professionals.
It's the season for severe weather. But unfortunately, it can also bring out some shady contractors.
During the summer, curb appeal is something a lot of people are after. Making sure your driveway is properly sealed may be a good start.
Lawn experts say keeping your grass looking great; comes down to a few simple steps.
Why not get Dad something different this year. And it's the perfect season to test drive a new bike.
Believe it or not, experts say live removal is a plus when it comes to getting rid of bees.
First impressions make all the difference. Why not start with a front door upgrade?
With the summer just around the corner, you may be anxious to fire up the grill. But, is it ready?
With spring in the air; you may be thinking about trying to green up your home. Angie's List shows us how it can be done on any budget.
Sometimes all a mother asks for is a little TLC. A massage may be just the thing.
With weddings becoming more and more expensive, it's important to know what you want. Sometimes a wedding planner is the answer.
The paperwork should be signed at closing; but make sure you give it a good look.
If you think your current car insurance rates are too high; there is another option.
If you're lucky enough to have a dishwasher; it's important to know how to keep it in working order.
Buying a home isn't always easy. The final inspection can sometimes create headaches.
While it may sound wonderful to transform your backyard into an oasis; it's not practical. But some improvements must be done.
It's important to know when to attempt something on your own, and when to call an expert.
Many families may be dreaming of spring break getaways; but don't forget about renting a car!
Whether you've always wanted to learn to tickle the ivories or dance the tango - mastering a new skill can benefit the mind, body and soul.