Home Improvement

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    Zillow Partnering With NBC’s ‘American Dream Builders’!

    Zillow is thrilled and proud to be partnered with NBC’s “American Dream Builders” in its debut season. Watch the show on Sunday, March 23 at 8 p.m. ET (7 p.m. CT).

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    Got the Flu? Consider Installing a Whole-House Humidifier

    Whole-house humidifiers can greatly improve indoor air quality and comfort during the dry winter months. And now, thanks to design improvements, they are easier than ever to operate and maintain.

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    Make Your Home Less Prone to Falls from Ice and Snow on Walkways

    Taking some simple steps before a winter storm hits can reduce the risk of falls around your home.

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    How to Prevent Ice Dams

    Glistening icicles may look beautiful – but they may signal trouble. That’s because the same conditions that allow icicles to form can also lead to ice […]

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    What to Do With Frozen Pipes and How to Prevent Them

    A few simple precautions may protect your pipes the next time temperatures drop.

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    Home Design Resolutions for 2014

    From big projects — such as revamping your kitchen — to smaller ones, here are some ways to achieve your design dreams in 2014.

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    Decorating a Kid’s Room to Last

    There’s something inherently fun about decorating a kid’s room — bright colors, whimsical prints and accessories — but it’s tempting to go overboard.

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    How to Choose the Right Kitchen Floor

    Some households are tougher on their floors than others. Learn about the different types available and determine what flooring best suits your needs before you remodel.

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    A Typical Town House Goes Modern Zen

    An outdated town house near Washington DC got a major dose of modern Zen.

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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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    How to Choose a Kitchen Backsplash

    A backsplash can boost your kitchen’s style — if it’s the right backsplash.

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    Kitchen Face-Lifts for All Budgets

    Here’s how kitchen designers from across the country would breathe new life into a tired kitchen.

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    Renovating This Fall? Here’s What You Need to Know

    From finding inspiration to hiring a pro for the job, here’s what you need to know to get started.

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    6 Ways to Add Chalkboard Paint to the Home

    Here are five spaces to boost with chalkboard paint.

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    Zillow Digs Users Are Looking Up!

    While ceiling decor might not be the first thing you think about when designing a house, ceilings are a great way to add a focal point.