A lot goes into creating a warm, cozy family room decorated for Christmas. It takes colors, textures, finishes, and as we’ll see, even the right smells. Grace Mitchell is the author of the interior design and DIY blog A Storied Style. She accepted our Holiday Style Challenge, in which we send our favorite design [...]
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The dining room is where a lot of the action is during Christmas celebrations. But coming up with dining room decorating ideas for Christmas isn’t always easy. That is, except for Monica Benavidez of the Monica Wants It blog. Monica took us up on our Holiday Style Challenge, in which we send some of our favorite [...]
Weather-stripping your doors and windows is a cost-effective way to reduce energy waste. Weather stripping come in a variety of materials including wood, foam, metal, rubber, and vinyl. In order to determine the type of weather stripping you will need to seal a particular area, your will want to consider several factors. These include the [...]
Fall planting season is your chance to renew the look of your home with new seasonal colors and textures. We asked Cassity of the Remodelaholic home improvement blog to show us how she planned her beautiful and very colorful fall garden. She has some great fall planting ideas, and some beautiful photos of her [...]
The cracks and gaps that inevitably open in every homes are a big source for heat loss in the winter. We’ve shown you some easy ways to discover indoor air leaks. Here’s how to fill them. Caulking windows and doors is an easy DIY project that you can accomplish in an afternoon.
Checking for leaks and subsequently filling gaps around doors and windows can help your home become more energy efficient. These cracks can occur in homes with either new or old construction and are a major source of heat loss. This can account for up to a third of the overall heating costs of your home. [...]
Many homes, regardless of their age, have cracks or openings around doors and windows. These gaps are a huge source of heat loss in winter and could be the culprit of nearly one-third of your energy bill. This video will show you how to help increase energy efficiency in your home.
In our Style Challenge series, we ask some of our favorite bloggers from around the web to surprise us with their ideas for creating a stylish and functional space using Home Depot products as a starting point. We were thrilled to hear that graphic designer and friend of The Home Depot blog Tobe Reed was expecting a [...]
In our Style Challenge series, we ask some of our favorite bloggers from around the web to surprise us with their ideas for creating a stylish and functional space using Home Depot products as a starting point. David Schilling pulls out all the stops every October to create the Shadow Farm, an amazing Halloween yard display in [...]