The Lixada Blocklight Is a Small Flashlight with Lots of Power
Let there be light with you everywhere you go with these super-compact and affordable Family Handyman approved flashlights.
8 Types of Air Conditioners
Looking to buy an air conditioner? Here's a roundup of eight air conditioner types, along with how to assess which...
12 Things You Should Always Ask a Contractor Before Building a House
The idea of building a new home is exciting. However, if you don't ask your contractor the right questions prior...
NAHB Announces COVID-19 Vaccine Awareness Week
The goal is to educate construction workers on vaccine safety and get the industry vaccinated.
Paycheck Protection Program Out of Funds, No Longer Accepting Applications
The Paycheck Protection Program has run its course after providing well over half a trillion dollars in loans to small...
10 Things To Do When You Have Contractor Problems
There's nothing quite like a home renovation that's firing on all cylinders. It's easy to get excited when your contractor...
Crucial Differences Between Licensed & Unlicensed Contractors
Choosing an unlicensed contractor comes with legal liabilities for the homeowner.
Construction Industry Still Struggling With Skilled Labor Shortage
New analysis of U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics data shows construction firms still have trouble finding and hiring skilled laborers...
5 Highest-Paying States for HVAC Contractors
Looking for HVAC jobs? These five states have the highest average HVAC expert salaries in the U.S.
Which Interior Renovation Adds the Most Value to a House?
New and refinished wood flooring and HVAC upgrades are the top interior renovation projects that add the most value at...
National Worker’s Group Criticizes OSHA’s COVID-19 Safety Standards
The National Council for Occupational Safety and Health is not happy with how the federal government has handled worker safety...
Which Home Improvement and Maintenance Services Are the Most Popular?
Some of the survey results may surprise you.
Choosing Your Best Home Heating System
Find the best heating system for your home by learning what's available and how they compare.
Two Questions to Ask Your HVAC Contractor If You Want Cleaner Indoor Air
Using the furnace filter to clean your home's air stresses your furnace. Ask your HVAC contractor these two questions to...
Home Builders and Remodelers Optimistic Heading Into Winter
Remodeling and home building are in high demand, and industry pros anticipate no letup over the next few months.
2021 International Builders’ Show Goes Virtual
The 2021 International Builders' Show is moving online out of an abundance of caution.
Homebuilding Sector Drives Construction Employment Surge
Residential construction led the way to another positive month for construction employment.
Bosch’s New Thermal Camera a ‘Staple for Any Toolbox’
The camera gives DIYers and pros an easy way to accurately measure, visualize and analyze thermal variance on almost any...
Why High-Performance Furnace Filters May Ruin the Blower
Adapt your ductwork design to ensure adequate system airflow for homeowners who intend to use their blower filter as a...
How Contractors Can Work With Property Managers to Gain Business
Property managers who need to solve home issues for hundreds of tenants can provide contractors with an endless stream of...
How to Become an HVAC Technician
In an era of energy conservation and extremely air-tight construction practices, the demand for HVAC tradespeople won't evaporate any time...