Home Improvement

Thinking of remodeling? Have you stopped to consider how transforming a bedroom into a home office might impact the value of the home? One of the most common questions homeowners have when thinking of remodeling is how much the work will add or detract from the value of the home. You'll find answers to those questions and more in this section of ActiveRain.


Everything you need to know – the answers to all your burning questions – about energy efficiency, green homes, landscaping, home maintenance, staging, landscaping and more is right here at your fingertips.


With over 300,000 real estate professionals, including stagers, contractors, landscapers and others, there is no better place to find the information you need than ActiveRain.


While you'll find a ton of helpful ideas and hints within these pages, you'll want to bookmark the site so that you can check back for the hundreds of daily updates from authors who spend their days actually performing the tasks you have questions about.


Put the hammer down and the glasses on and read on.

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By Valeria Mola, 305-607-0709 SIB Realty Condos for Sale and Rent
(SIB Realty - Miami, Sunny Isles Beach)
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Moving to Florida? Check this one. Trump Tower Three Sunny Isles Beach.Trump Tower Three 15811 Collins Ave, Sunny Isles Beach, FL 33160Two, Three Bedroom condos are for sale and rent in Trump Tower Three Sunny Isles Beach luxury oceanfront condominium. Rent from $3,800 in Trump Tower Three Sunny ...

By Scott Gleason, Westfield NJ New Homes Specialist
(RE/MAX Select)
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Tropical Storm Fay may be giving us a bit of a downpour right now, but that won't last. Before you know it, hotter Westfield temperatures will set in. When that happens, energy usage and expense tend to go up. Try these easy, helpful ways to save money on your energy costs this summer.Save Money ...

By Richa Nayyar
(Coming service)
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 (Image Source: Unsplash)I know why you’re here.Because your marketing costs are through the roof, you’re looking to reduce your email marketing spend to get better email marketing ROI, aren’t you?You are not alone.Email marketing has proven its worth time and again. It can generate truckloads of...
Is spending time at home from the COVID-19 lockdown making you realize that you need to renovate? Do you want to replace the hardwood flooring in an area in your home? Do you want to learn about what the pros do when they pick hardwood flooring for homes?It can be overwhelming to see the many opt...

By Richa Nayyar
(Coming service)
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When you think about Jupiter homes for sale, we should get complete information about it not to face any problem at a specific time because we tell you here. In Jupiter, Florida, one case between resident George Andres and his development’s HOA went to Appeals Court over his having a flagpole and...

By Richa Nayyar
(Coming service)
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Jupiter Barrier Island, the southernmost island along the east coast of Florida, has its lush green surroundings and beautiful seaside. The sheer amount of beauty on the beach that makes it famous and no one is surprised. It does not matter that Jupiter Island Real Estate promise of perfect real ...

By Lise Howe, Assoc. Broker in DC, MD, VA and attorney in DC
(Keller Williams Capital Properties)
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Thanks to the Realtor Magazine for this great list.Homeowners who are waiting to list can use the time to make a big difference in their home with upgrades that don’t have to cost a fortune. Simple DIY projects can enhance a home and make spaces more appealing for buyers when homeowners are ready...

By Ann Nguyen, Lake Tahoe Truckee Homes For Sale
(eXp Realty of California, Inc.)
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When you move into a new house, there are numerous things you’ll want to do early on to get your house in live-in shape, and one thing you should think about early is setting up the surround sound system in your new home. Techies love this sort of stuff, but not everyone is adept at understanding...
Artificial Intelligence is one of the greatest topics talked about nowadays. Everybody is discussing it. The tech sector is affecting each and every industry, and the building and construction fields are beginning to catch on.We’ve had BIM for a very long time now. BIM Services has helped archite...

By Richa Nayyar
(Coming service)
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There are many reasons why you want to find out more about the previous owners or inhabitants of your home. Certain places have unimaginable historical value, and you can learn a lot about your community by researching the origins of your house. Some families may want to know who lived previously...

By Richa Nayyar
(Coming service)
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We are living in the 21st century, and we are busy in our daily routine and Jobs or other works. In this busy routine, one needs entertainment and joy to compensate for his tiredness with these joys. Most people spend their spare time watching movies, planting and many other things.The youngsters...

By Sandra Nickel, The Hat Team
(Sandra Nickel REALTORS)
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They say that a cluttered environment leads to a cluttered mind. Clutter overloads your senses, just like multi-tasking overloads your brain. And overloaded anything leads to stress and anxiety. And with everything going on in our world right now, the last thing anyone needs is more stress and an...

By Sandra Nickel, The Hat Team
(Sandra Nickel REALTORS)
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If you’ve ever had to call a plumber to come out to your house to fix a clogged sink or jammed garbage disposal, you already know how expensive that visit can be. Now you have the added concern of having someone come into your home while maintaining social distancing. Here are some tips for thing...

By Richa Nayyar
(Coming service)
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 If you are planning to start a small business, consider the amount of resources that you have. No doubt, financing has to be the first and most critical challenge you need to deal with. Fortunately, it is easier now than ever to secure funding for a potentially profitable idea. It’s just a matte...

By Caprice Weston
(Caprice Weston's Home Staging)
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Making substantial changes to your home with a renovation is an excellent way to increase its value and derive more pleasure from the place where you live. But if you’re not careful, the experience can be turbulent, with the commotion of contractors in your home and the stresses of potential cost...

By Gwen Fowler-864-916-2019 SC Mountains Lakes Homes, Gwen Fowler Real Estate, Inc.
(Gwen Fowler Real Estate, Inc)
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This one needed a 2nd look.  Great ideas and plans for all the challenges you have in designing your bedrooms for peace and quiet. Are you bored with your bedroom and planning a makeover? Then read on to discover amazing master bedroom makeover ideas here. As time passes by, current styles and tr...

By Tamra Lee Ulmer, NRBA ~FORCE~ Over 1000 REO Assets SOLD!
(Arizona Resource Realty)
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Owning a historic house is a wonderful privilege, however, many homeowners claim they are not sure how to properly protect and preserve their old houses. Consultation provides the homeowner with a first-hand opportunity to learn more about the building’s style, character, defining features, and e...

By Joe Gonzalez, NMLS# 126036 (610) 739-6563
(CrossCountry Mortgage, LLC NMLS #3029)
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As a homeowner, there are numerous situations in which someone might need a home service professional. On the other hand, this can also create a sense of vulnerability because people might not know who to choose. In order to find the right home service professional, there are a few tips that peop...

By Rono Williams
(Versil)
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Think about the things in your life that matter and count for something. Your friends, your luxury wedding and family are important, but so is your home. And too many people these days don’t give their property the attention it deserves. Your property needs to thrive and improve, and it will do t...
Are you bored with your bedroom and planning a makeover? Then read on to discover amazing master bedroom makeover ideas here.As time passes by, current styles and trends go out of date and new designs come into play. If you haven't updated your master bedroom in a few years, then it's most likely...