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Premiere Tiny House by ESCAPE

This is the NEW Premiere Tiny House by ESCAPE Traveler. It’s a Park Model home with up to two bedrooms, a full kitchen, living area, porch, and more! …

20 wooden terrace ideas to spruce up your home

A wooden terrace is a fantastic way to add a new space and new character to your home or garden. It can be fun, innovative and cost effective as …

5 Genius Paint Hacks

Most Important Questions to Ask a Roofing Contractor Before Signing a Contract

Choosing a roofing contractor that will install your roofing properly is easily as important as using quality material. Most roofing contractors are …

Home Improvement

LP SmartSide Siding vs. Fiber Cement HardiePlank Siding: Cost, Pros and Cons, ROI 2017-2018

The top two engineered lap siding brands are the defending champion HardiePlank fiber cement and the up-and-coming contender LP SmartSide engineered …

How Hurricanes and Wildfires Drive Demand for Metal Roofing and Why?

Demand for metal roofing is rising because there is compelling evidence it offers better protection from hurricane winds, hail storm strikes, and …

Roofing

8 front garden design tips to make your home more welcoming and inviting

Create an entrance that is always a pleasure to pass through – for you and your visitors<p>A lovely front garden is a delight to see and whatever gate …

Landscaping

10 Expert Tips to Care for Wood Floors

Whether you’re thinking about adding hardwood floors to your home or just need to take better care of the ones you have, now is the perfect time to …

A Cool Melbourne Cottage Riffs Off of its Victorian Neighbors

Using the same roof form and materials as the houses surrounding it, this Australian residence reinterprets the pitched-roof silhouette and traditional elevation of its Victorian neighbors—but with a new, modern twist.<p>The new-build family home in the northwest Melbourne suburb of Ascott Vale was …

Architecture

Workspaces Inspiration: Some Ideas to spice up your productivity

One in a while, we will throw together an Office Inspiration feature to spice up your next workspace idea. Is this something you would like to see …

Changing Your Home Floor Plan: Home Extensions - Home Addition Costs

You’re probably here because your home isn’t working for you anymore, but you’d prefer not to sell and move. If so, consider making your old house …

If You Paint Your Front Door This Color, Your House Could Sell for $6,000 More

Thinking about starting—or finishing—some projects around the home this summer? Good call: It’s always a good idea to make some updates to increase …

Living Vehicle

Drawing on Matthew and Wally Hofmann's years of experience designing and building tiny homes, the Living Vehicle is an ideal option for mobile …

Modern Renovation

Burlington, Ontario, Canada<p>Side split renovations have been a staple in our designs since the inception of our studio in 2010; this project, located in the Roseland community of Burlington, Ontario is a prime reflection of that staple. As requested by our client, we were able to modernize yet …

Canada

Hobbit-like tiny house is an instant office for your backyard

Just don’t call it a man cave<p>Whether it’s a tiny home or a prefab shipping container, there are more options than ever when choosing a backyard dwelling. Peruse any Pinterest board, however, and you’ll see that most garden studios are woodsy cottages or shaped like modern boxes.<p>Not the Archipod, a …

6 Off-Grid Lessons From Amish Life We All Should Learn

Several years ago we had a week-long power outage in my region. Even though we live in a fairly old-fashioned rural community, panic still set in …

Amish Mennonites

The Ultimate Guide to Asphalt Shingles Roofing: Costs, Pros and Cons

Asphalt shingles still dominate the US roofing industry, accounting for more than 70% of all residential, sloped roofs including new construction and …

Top 5 Energy Efficient Home Improvements and their Costs – Green Home Ideas

Are your ready to make your home greener and more energy-efficient? If so, consider the following five home improvement upgrades that can be …

Top 10 Causes of Roof Leaks – How to Find and Fix Common Roof Leaks

They are the two most dreaded words in a homeowner’s vocabulary: a leaky roof. Water is the most insidious foe, eager to penetrate your home …

Home Improvement

Splurging vs. Saving: Where It’s Worth Investing in Interior Design

Shop a similar look: Lamp | Serving Bowl | Wall Art<p>One of the complaints we hear most often against interior design is that it costs too much — and …

How to Winterize Your Home: Top 10 Home Weatherization Updates to Do Before Winter

Before frigid winter temperatures arrive in your neighborhood, take the time to prepare your home for the unexpected. Even if you live in a moderate …

Top 10

Zinc Roofing Pricing Guide: Costs, Benefits, and ROI - Roofing Calculator - Estimate your Roofing Costs

Cost effective, durable, elegant — That’s what Zinc roofing is all about. Add in its magical, self-healing ability and it could just be the best …

The Cost of a Standing Seam Metal Roof – Pros & Cons 2017-2018

Here in 2018, standing Seam remains the premier choice for metal roofing. It is also the most expensive; around two to three times the cost of …

Slate Roof Cost, Colors, Pros & Cons, Installation, ROI 2017-2018

Slate roofs have a lot going for them in terms of longevity, durability, and classic beauty and style. Much of it is well known, some of it is not so …

Concrete and Clay Tile Roof Costs and Pros and Cons: Concrete Vs. Clay Tiles in 2017

Tile roofs been going in and out of style, but they’re guaranteed to last for quite a while. Traditional tiles are made from either clay or concrete. …

Asphalt Shingle Roof Costs: Materials & Installation 2017-2018

The biggest bang for your buck. That’s what Asphalt Shingles on a roof can provide to you, the homeowner. It’s not the most durable material. …

Zinc: The Dark Horse of Metal Roofing – Zinc Roof Costs 2017-2018

There are not many roofing materials that can match the longevity, durability, malleability, flexibility, resiliency, and cost-effectiveness of …

Liquid Roof Coating Cost 2017-2018 – How Much Is a New Liquid Roof?

Of all the material types for a roof, a liquid roof coating is perhaps the oddest. It has multiple values, several material options and is definitely …

House Siding Options, Plus Costs, Pros & Cons 2018

There are several different material options for house siding: wood, metal, stone, vinyl, brick, fiber-cement, stucco and more. But, looking at the …