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Over 2,600 pages of "How To" DIY home improvement information - including construction techniques, kitchen remodeling, bathroom remodeling, electrical, flooring, roofing, landscaping and gardening information indexed in 85 home improvement categories.

Remodeling Sections:

Kitchen Remodeling:

Kitchen Remodeling will be your most expensive home improvement. Save time and money by understanding your kitchen remodeling options. Detailed information on kitchen design, layout, cabinets, flooring, ventilation, appliances, electrical and plumbing.

Bathroom Remodeling:

Your bathroom is probably the smallest room in your home. Yet, on a square foot basis bathroom remodeling can be the most expensive room to remodel. Detailed information on bathroom design, flooring, wall materials, fixtures, lighting, ventilation and faucets.

Electrical & Electricity:

Detailed instructions on installing switches and outlets, wiring a sub-panel, fishing wires, fuses, circuit breakers, outdoor wiring and lighting.

Flooring:

Hardwood flooring, laminate flooring, ceramic & porcelain tile flooring, marble, granite & limestone flooring, vinyl, installation and restoration; carpet fibers, flooring comparisons and much more.

Roofing:

Roof styles and materials; slate, metal, asphalt shingle, wood shingle, clay, ceramic, tile. Includes sections on rafters and trusses. Creating cathedral ceilings, installing gutters, preventing ice dams and calculating attic ventilation.

Gardening & Landscaping:

Learn how to remodel your garden and landscaping - plant roses or bulbs, use organic fertilizers, build a deck, gazebo or greenhouse.

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Free Plans:

More than 2,000 free plans in over 250 categories. Home renovation, remodeling, woodworking and more.

House Building Plans:

219 free house building plans, divided into categories based on number of bedrooms and design style.

Specialty Parts:

Where to buy specialty parts. Abrasives, Bearings, Cutting Tools, Electronic Components, Fasteners, Hardware, Industrial Hand Tools, Lab Supplies & Linear Motion Parts.

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Online Interior Design Services

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How To Make Greenhouse Benches

If you have a greenhouse or are planning on building a greenhouse you will need benches to place your bedding plants flats or trays on.

How To Choose & Store A Level

If you are considering buying a new level you should choose a level based on; the type of work being done, how much abuse the level is expected to take and the frequency of use.

How To Make A Turnaround Driveway

Backing your vehicle out of your driveway and on to the street can lead to accidents. If you have the available space, you should consider building a turnaround driveway.

How To Landscape Your Home To Save Energy

If you take care in planning your landscaping, you, the homeowner, can save hundreds of dollars each year in the energy that your heating and air conditioning systems require to operate.

How To Design & Build A Roof Truss

Residential roof trusses are an engineered configuration of wood members placed to hold the weight of the roof's finishing materials, the internal structure's ceiling and any snow load that may occur.

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3D Software - DIY Home Renovation & Landscape Design:

3D CAD software, 3D home design software, 3D landscaping software - available to download on your home computer or use a service. Review all of your 3D software options!

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Keep informed on the latest DIY home renovation, remodeling and gardening products, tools and design techniques at our "New Product Showcase".

Quick Tips:

Quick Tips to help the home handyman and do-it-yourself individual with home improvements, remodeling, repair and renovation.