Upgrades Articles & Tips

Give your kitchen a new look — just in time for the holidays. As the holidays loom, take a look around your kitchen. You know it’s the place everyone is going to congregate, whether you’re hosting family for Thanksgiving or throwing a holiday... Read more .

We talk to an expert to find out how to turn your bathroom into your favorite room in the house. Bathrooms, like kitchens, can be a main selling point in a home. But it’s also great to make the most of the space while you live there. Because... Read more .

Need help deciding which windows are right for your home? Here’s what you need to know before you buy. Bad windows can mean bad news — leaks, poor insulation and infestations. You might find that your frames have rotted, that your heat runs... Read more .

The “triangle” is so yesterday. Read up on our top do’s and don’ts of kitchen design before getting started on your remodel. Redesigning your kitchen? Here are a few things to keep in mind as you decide what your new space is going to look like. ... Read more .

The kitchen is always a favorite room to renovate. We wanted to share some of our favorite kitchen remodeling ideas — and what we like most about them. The heart of a home is almost always the kitchen. It’s where people gather and where meals are... Read more .

Kitchen renovations leave a lot of room for creativity — but also for mistakes. Make sure your kitchen home improvement project goes smoothly by avoiding these mishaps. San Diego homeowner Jody Costello has a renovation horror story to... Read more .

You don’t have to sacrifice safety and practicality to get that spa-like feel in your new bathroom. Do you walk into a cramped, outdated bathroom every morning and wonder how you could improve it? Would you love to relax in your tub — if it... Read more .