Building & Remodeling

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6 DIY Questions You Were Too Embarrassed to Ask

Identifying what we don't know is a key element of learning.

Small Building Mistakes That Can Cause Big Problems

When you're building a home, minor errors can be costly.

6 Projects to Brush Up on Basic DIY Skills

Brush up your abilities by creating something useful.

Lowes vs Home Depot

Who wins the epic battle?

How to Get Licensed as a General Contractor

Advanced contracting requires a wide range of skills.

How to Get Certified as a Brick Mason

Build your career one stone at a time.

What Certifications Do You Need to Be a Contractor

Could your skill set be the key to a lucrative career?

Lumber 101

Beginning DIYer? Lumber yards can be a confusing place.

How to Paint Cement Board

Cement board is perfect for use on exteriors.

Fireboard vs Drywall: What's the Difference?

When remodeling or building a new home, you might not think of fireboard as a preferred form of wall

Is It Cheaper to Build or Buy a Garage?

Calculate the cost to decide.

The Benefits of Using a Home Equity Loan for Home Improvements

Thinking about a big home improvement project but aren't sure how to finance it?

10 DIY Skills You Can Pick up in a Weekend

Fast to learn, useful for the rest of your life.

Basic DIY Skills Anyone Can Learn

Even if you're not very handy, these are within your reach.