Top 15 Home Updates for Best Resale

Top 15 Home Updates for Best Resale

Study this list! HGTV.com has compiled the top 15 home updates you can make to get the best return on your investment when you go to sell. This comprehensive list also includes average prices and the average return in percentages. Number one? Minor bathroom remodel....
Shooting Lawn Mower Voids Warranty

Shooting Lawn Mower Voids Warranty

One of the lawn mower repair methods we don’t recommend here at BobVila.com is taking out a shotgun and blasting it. Unfortunately, an apparently inebriated Keith Walendowski of Milwaukee, Wis., didn’t heed these words of wisdom. The 57-year-old man became...
Shooting Lawn Mower Voids Warranty

25% May Use Tax Rebate for Home Improvement

With checks already in the mail, you may be wondering how you are going to spend (or save) the tax rebate that is part of the government’s economic stimulus plan. According to a survey conducted by building products manufacturer Johns Manville and reported on...
Shooting Lawn Mower Voids Warranty

Test Your DIY Skill Level

Admission: I love Internet quizzes. Personality, relationships, trivia, you name it. Here’s one that’s insightful and informative. The October edition of Popular Mechanics includes the quiz, “25 Skills Every Man Should Know: Your Ultimate DIY...