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.
Nobody wants the surprise of a flat tire; but could a new option in tires be the answer?
Buying a home is an exciting adventure, but it can quickly turn to heartache.
Whether you're hoping for something sparkly this Valentine's Day or you're planning to give a little bling, that gift is an investment you'll want to protect.
There's a lot to consider when buying a mattress. And some of it is pure myth.
Say goodbye to incandescent bulbs, and make way for CFL's and LED's.
The next time you have a room to re-do in the house, you may want to think about wallpaper instead of paint.
New Year? New House? Some people may decide to make repairs to their home to start off 2014.
If 2014 has you thinking about slimming down. Angie Hicks has all of the information on how to keep yourself from getting locked in.
Angie’s List tips on hiring a dog trainer.
Starting with a home energy audit could go a long way in keeping heating costs low.