Tag Archives: Home Building

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Fireplace Design Photo Gallery

If you are designing a new fireplace or replacing a fireplace in your older home, you'll find hundreds of ideas, tips and images of fireplace designs, mantels, surrounds and more in our Fireplace Design Photo Gallery.
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How To Find the Best Contractor – Part 2

In the part 1 of this series, we discussed project planning and prioritizing what you need in a contractor before actually getting started looking. Once you have prioritized the qualities and trade offs that are most critical to you in hiring a contractor its time to start looking. In part 2 of this series we [...]
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Central Air Conditioning Buyer’s Guide

If you are in the market for a new central air conditioning system, you should understand the components and what to look for in order to get the best value and be sure you can stay cool in your home when the weather outside heats up!
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The Future of Home Design

Ever wonder what your home might look like in another 30 years? Here's your chance to have a sneak peek into the future of home design!
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Whole House Fans & Ventilation

A whole house fan can help reduce the cost of keeping your home cool during the warmer summer months. Learn about the benefits and how to install a whole house fan.
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Wood Burning Stoves

Save money on home heating costs with an efficient space heating wood stove. Our guide will show you how to select and install a wood or pellet stove.
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Fireplace Design Ideas

To pull off a fireplace design that is unique, energy efficient and complements your home decor, follow these tips and ideas on fireplace design and decor!
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Fireplace Venting Options

Venting your fireplace depends on the type of fireplace to be installed and your budget, fireplace fuel preference and overall fireplace design, as well as the climate in which you live.
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Vent Free Gas Fireplaces

The blue flame of a vent-free fireplace is designed to provide nearly complete fuel combustion, resulting in less carbon monoxide and soot than a vented model.
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Install a Pull Down Attic Ladder

The attic is one of the areas of the home you don’t think about much until you have to access the space. An attic ladder can make getting to your attic easier.