Helping you plan your home improvement project, from start to finish

  • House Cleaning & Sanitizing Checklist

    Now more than ever, people are paying attention to their home hygiene. From a family member that has a common cold to the concern of spreading the Coronavirus, sanitizing your home can be extremely important to keep everyone, even those in your community, healthy.

    By Jaclyn Crawford Mar 20, 2020
  • Kitchen Cabinet Options: Install, Reface or Refinish

    Kitchen cabinets should make a splash in every home. Given that kitchen remodeling takes priority over almost any other renovation project, it can be argued that kitchen cabinets are perhaps the most recognizable features of your home.

    By Jill Scheer Jul 14, 2019
  • Best Smoke Detectors For Your Home

    There are many smoke detectors on the market, but how do you know what’s best for your home? Here are a few of ImproveNet’s top choices, that will work in almost any home to keep you safe.

    By Jaclyn Crawford Jul 1, 2019
  • How To Clean Kitchen Cabinets

    There are few areas of your home more exposed to dirt, grease and bacteria than your kitchen cabinets. Children closing and opening kitchen cabinets, grease from cooking or condensation from outside temperatures all affect your cabinets, requiring you to clean them on a weekly, if not daily, basis.

    By Jill Scheer May 26, 2019
  • The Secrets To Sorting & Organizing Your Mail

    Tackle the Mount Everest of mail and papers before it becomes an avalanche. Here are a few tips for organizing those stacks that are taking over your home and stealing your peace.

    By Jill Laybourn Apr 15, 2019
  • Hot Home Remodeling Trends 2019

    Have you been procrastinating a bathroom update? What about finishing that basement you started a few years back. This is the year to make the changes you’ve been waiting for.

    By Jaclyn Crawford Dec 17, 2018
  • December Home Maintenance Checklist

    For many, this is a busy time of year preparing to have family and friends over for the holidays. However, there are some home maintenance tasks you should complete before the month is through. Here’s your December home maintenance checklist.

    By Jaclyn Crawford Dec 2, 2018
  • November Home Maintenance Checklist

    Start getting your home improvement to-do list done now, so you can enjoy Thanksgiving and time with family. Here’s your November home maintenance checklist to make sure you’re prepared for the month ahead.

    By Jaclyn Crawford Nov 4, 2018
  • 8 Ways To Reduce Energy Use At Home

    Summer and winter are primetimes to consider your home’s energy efficiency. Are you doing enough? Here are a few ways you can reduce your energy usage at home and save money long-term.

    By Jaclyn Crawford Jun 11, 2018
  • How To Clean Wood Cabinets & Make Them Shine

    If you want to refresh your kitchen cabinets, you don’t have to look very far. There could be some DIY methods you can try to make them shine again, among other techniques. See a few methods on how to clean wood kitchen cabinets and make them shine again.

    By Jaclyn Crawford Jun 6, 2018
  • ImproveNet Monthly Roundup: May 2018

    As the old saying goes “April showers bring May flowers.” But here at ImproveNet, we like to think it also brings that to-do list of all the summer projects you’d like to tackle, both indoors and out. See this month’s top stories.

    By Jaclyn Crawford May 30, 2018
  • Hiring A Land Surveyor

    If you’re considering an addition or installation in your yard, do you know the exact place of your property lines? A land surveyor can help you determine where your boundaries are. Here’s all you need to know before hiring a land surveyor.

    By Jaclyn Crawford May 20, 2018