12 Exterior Home Trends You Can Forget About
See what's going on in exterior home trends so you can create more curb appeal for your home.
Which Exterior Renovation Adds the Most Value to a House?
Not all exterior renovation projects are created equal. These are the ones that add the most value at resale.
Can You Paint Vinyl Siding?
When can you paint vinyl siding on your house? Learn these critical tips you need to know before painting vinyl...
Exterior Painting Tips and Techniques
Paint faster and better using these brushing, rolling and cutting-in techniques
12 Tips for Bending Metal with a Bending Brake
A metal brake is the tool for bending custom metal flashing and decorative trim. Every siding contractor and most roofers...
5 Most Common Caulking Mistakes
When the time comes for you to pick up that caulking gun and seal a shower or lay a new...
How to Install a Window
Two easy ways to pull out old windows and put in new wood or vinyl replacement inserts or double-hung sash...
How to Get Rid of Woodpeckers: Woodpecker Deterrents
While woodpeckers are easy on the eyes and favorites of birdwatchers, you really don't want them around your home. Woodpeckers...
10 Exterior Color Trends
The exterior color of your home is one of the most important color choices you can make. While the neighborhood,...
12 Trending Home Exterior Colors
When considering a new exterior color scheme for your home, there are some tried-and-true combinations that will always be in...
Vinyl Siding Lights: How to Mount Lights Using a Vinyl Mounting Block
Mount lights on any type of vinyl or metal siding
DIY Dictionary: Drip Cap Flashing
Drip cap is an L-shaped flashing that goes over windows and doors after they're installed (but before siding is installed)...
Insulated Siding is an Easy Sell
Easier installation and extra insulation make insulated siding a no-brainer.
How to Make Shiplap Siding
With a table saw and dado blade, you can make your own shiplap siding in no time at all.
How to Build a Classic Doghouse
Build this cozy, colorful doghouse for your best friend. Better yet, let the K-9 carpenter help out!
How to Use a Pressure Washer
Wash siding, concrete floors, decks and even your car faster and easier.
Repair Siding: Use a Kick-Out Flashing to Stop Rot
Install this special flashing to stop or prevent rot
13 Simple Vinyl Siding Installation Tips
Get the details right when you install vinyl siding and you'll save yourself hours of frustration later on. These 13...