The Delights of a Backyard Pool — And the Hidden Costs Lurking Under the Surface
Owning your own backyard pool can be a dream come true but see what these pool owners say about a few costs that you might not have expected.
For Historic Home Buffs, Restoring an Old House Is Like “Rescuing a Stray Dog”
Thinking about restoring an old house? An accomplished house renovator shares advice about tackling common restoration repairs on a budget.
Seven Years, $40K in Debt, Three Trucks, a Few Flat Tires and One Huge Risk That Paid Off
A Portland food truck owner shares his success story and business rules that can apply to any entrepreneur.
Living with the Parents Again, but under Your Roof
When Cathy Gallub's mother died in 2012, it didn't take long to realize her 92-year-old father could no longer live on his own.
How Do I Calculate the Replacement Cost of Belongings in My Home?
Calculating the value of your belongings can be difficult. Farmers tips on the best approach to calculating this value will save you time and stress.
Why You May Want to Rethink That Oversized Tub (and Other Bathroom Remodeling Considerations)
Should you roll up your sleeves or pull out a checkbook? A featured contractor on HGTV's "House Hunters Renovation" weighs in.