Special Features

More Room for Living™ 
Is your house busting at the seams? Do your kids need a playroom? Do you need a home office? The solution might be literally under your feet: your unfinished basement. Click here to learn more about a new and exciting basement option.

Is Your Home Energy Smart?

Print out and take this home energy quiz to find ways that your home could be more energy efficient.

Can’t I Get a Little Peace and Quiet?

As the noise level in homes goes up, homeowners are looking for new ways to turn the volume down. Here are a few tips on how you can make your home a quieter one.

It’s a Heat Wave!

Every year there are many injuries and deaths due summer’s extreme heat. Here are some tips on how you can keep your home cool and avoid being another summer casualty.

I’ll Huff and I’ll Puff and Blow Your House Down

During the hurricane season, homeowners in the Gulf and Mid-Atlantic states are at high risk of severe structural damage from the high winds and rain associated with hurricanes and tropical storms. Here are a few ideas to help protect your home.

A New Window to the World!

Had enough of old, drafty windows? Tired of difficult to open windows and ones even harder to clean? Whether you’re replacing existing windows, remodeling or building a new home, ask yourself the following questions before you go window-shopping.

Give Your Home an Exterior Facelift

Does your house need a facelift? Check out these ideas to bring your home’s exterior back to life.

Is Your Roof Past its Peak?

Wind, rain, snow and ice can do a real number on your roof. Check out these warning signs to stop minor roofing problems from turning into bigger headaches.

Improve Your Home’s Indoor Air Quality

Think air pollution is only outside? Think again. The United States Environmental Protection Agency says there can be two to five times more air pollutants inside than out. Check out these tips to improve the air quality in your home.

Ten Ways to Save Energy and Stay Comfortable This Winter

Don’t be left out in the cold. Check out these easy tips to keep your home warm and your energy bills low this winter.

You’re just one day away from a more energy and cost-efficient home

Adding extra attic insulation is an easy way to reduce your energy bills. Follow these easy tips to make your home more comfortable.

A Little Preventive Maintenance

Tackle a few of these easy maintenance projects this weekend and you'll have a safer, more energy-efficient home year 'round.