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    How to Fix Squeaky Doors and Floors

    Noisy floors and doors aren’t simply annoying; they can signal to potential buyers that your home is not well cared for.

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    Cheapest DIY Flooring Options

    Vinyl, laminate, linoleum and ceramic tile — all choices that even DIYers can handle.

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    Do You Need a Locksmith to Rekey Your House?

    If no new holes are needed in the door or door jamb, replacing a handset is a fairly straightforward, DIY job.

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    How to Create a Gallery Wall in Your Home

    The trick to a successful gallery wall — a wall holding an assortment of framed art, mirrors and even trinkets — is to approach it organically.

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    Survey: Homeowners Planning Home Office & Playroom Remodels This Fall

    More homeowners are planning multi-purpose home office and creative playroom remodels this fall compared with summer.

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    DIY Project: Repurpose Old Doors

    With imagination and elbow grease, you can transform that old door into a one-of-a-kind piece that’s both useful and beautiful.

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    Survey: 60 Percent of Homeowners Will Make a Home Improvement This Summer

    Home improvement big-box stores, get ready. If you think homeowners are sitting idly by this summer trying to beat the heat with their feet up, think again.

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    10 DIY Planters to Dress Up Your Garden

    Why put your plants in a boring pot, when you can make your own unique planter with materials you may already have on hand?

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    Cabinet Refacing: How to Update Your Kitchen for Less

    Thinking about giving your dated kitchen a new appearance? Fortunately, there is a cost-effective alternative to replacing your cabinets completely — you can reface them.

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    DIY Kitchen Remodels for Investment Properties

    If you are… an investor who is buying rental properties are a do-it-yourself type want to renovate your kitchen… … there are many things you can […]

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    Recolor Your Walls for a Better Mood

    Feeling uninspired in your creative life? Wish you could sleep better at night? Repainting your walls and redecorating with a new color scheme could be the solution — or at least the first step in getting out of your rut.

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    Get This Look: Greenery in the Home

    Greenery can add a lot to a home, but for many homeowners the idea of incorporating living plants into a space is daunting.

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    Nosy Neighbors? Make Outdoor Spaces More Private

    Small lots, busy traffic and loud neighbors can take the joy out of outdoor spaces. These four design features can go a long way toward making your private property more private.

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    Prep Essential to Exterior Paint Success

    Before you take on any exterior painting project, it’s important to conduct a thorough examination of your home. Here’s what to look for and how to properly prepare your home for a face-lift.

  15. Zillow Digs Designer of the Month: David Scott

    Designer of the Month: David Scott

    He has an eye for fine antiques and contemporary art that has earned him national acclaim with features in House Beautiful, The New York Times and Elle Décor.