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Recent Articles & Videos

  • Household maintenance tips for all year long...

    It's time to ring in 2015! Most people tend to ignore home maintenance until something catastrophic happens, which puts home owners in a panic and in a tough spot.

    We've talked to the experts at Reliable Heating & Air and put together a smart preventative maintenance plan for 2015.

  • How to store and organize your holiday decorations

    We've found a few clever ways to store and organize your holiday decor so you can start the New Year off right.

  • New Year's Resolutions for Your Home

    We've consulted our Kudzu experts and come up with the best New Year's resolutions you can make to run a beautiful, organized, efficient and clean house in 2015...

  • How much does it cost to paint a home interior?

    Painting the interior walls is one of the most dramatic changes you can make to your home. Whether you hire someone to paint for you or you DIY it, painting is one of the less expensive and more instantly transformative home improvement projects you can do.

  • What does it cost to build a retaining wall?

    Retaining walls provide the ability to change the grade of your yard, they can help create levels, and they can be absolutely beautiful if you choose nice materials. It's helpful to understand what they cost before you start digging up your yard, so we've put together this guide to break down the costs.

The Home Services & Furnishings Library

How to store and organize your holiday decorations
New Year's Resolutions for Your Home
Household maintenance tips for all year long...
Totally unexpected interior flooring ideas
What does it cost to build a retaining wall?
5 ostentatious bathroom features you may actually be able to afford
Farmhouse kitchen sinks: amazing, beautiful and timeless
Love them or hate them? 12 cool and bizarre chandeliers
How much should I expect to pay for a ceiling fan installation?
Inspiration for beautiful outdoor lighting
Composting in 5 easy steps
The cost of professional fence installation
What to consider when you're remodeling
Gardening with vines
Tips for hiring a window cleaning professional
Remodel your home with these smart apps
5 beautiful and convenient perennials to bring new life to your yard or garden
Gardening tips to keep the animals at bay
Saltwater pool trends making a splash
Gardening Tips for Keeping Squirrels Away
Top 5 plumbing problems and how to prevent them
How yard drainage can save your property
5 unique places to use radiant heat flooring in your home
What to consider before you build a deck
Pro window cleaning makes homes sparkle
Spring pruning steps to tidy up your garden
Using pressure washing for successful cleaning
5 native plants for your Atlanta garden
5 Things you should never flush down the toilet unless you want to hire a plumber
Five deck cleaning and maintenance tips to make it last
Aeration saves your lawn from devastation
Paint color trends 2015
Infinity pool costs: What you may not know about this uncommon luxury
Five safety tips to help you avoid lawn mowing injuries
Lawn mower repair versus buying a replacement
Save time and money on irrigation system repairs
Landscaping around slopes in your yard
How to estimate air conditioner repair costs
Tips to prevent and treat mosquitoes near your home
Five common plumbing problems and how to prevent them
How to use grass clippings on your lawn
What you need to know about pesticides
Lawn diseases: How to spot five different culprits
Should you consider artificial turf for your home?
Cabinetry costs: custom versus prefab
Five shade trees to help shield your yard from the sun
How countertop materials affect maintenance
Choosing tile for your home
Flooring trends for 2014 combine functionality with style
Home trends DIY projects for the weekend

Cabinet wood choices for your bathroom
Is upholstery cleaning a safe do it yourself project?
5 types of fencing to consider for your backyard
6 reasons to hire an arborist
Roof repair costs and tips
Care for your oriental rug the right way
What to do when your toilet flapper stops flapping correctly
Choosing the best bathroom grout for your home
5 signs your air conditioner needs replacing
Gas grills and other easy updates to make your patio fabulous this fall
New appliances and other tips to update your kitchen and laundry
Wood, concrete and carpet installation lead 2013 flooring trends
Six things to do with autumn leaves for a great lawn
Tips on food safety and keeping a clean fridge
How to kill mold without dangerous chemicals
Preparing fall plants and lawns for the winter freeze
How much does radiant floor heating cost? Plus 4 more bathroom luxury must-haves
Tips to protect your air conditioner unit from theft
10 Ways to reduce your water bill without skipping showers
Home insulation: Tips for an energy-efficient home
5 Emergency fence repair tips for wooden fences
Enjoy a staycation this summer with easy DIY home updates
5 Awesome bathroom ideas and trends for your 2013 remodeling project
Calorie-burning gardening: How to slim down and grow veggies!
6 easy home improvement ideas to make your Atlanta home sell faster
Best fence installation options for dog owners
Five house cleaning secrets for a greener life
Stripping and finishing your patio deck
Finding the right water filter: Four things to consider
Shoo bunny! Landscaping ideas to animal-proof your veggie garden
Growing a vegetable garden
Does your Atlanta home need an air purifier?
Hiring a carpet cleaning professional in Atlanta: Five important tips
5 Home improvement tips renters can use
Garden Ideas: Popular flowers and plants for spring
5 Green housekeeping tips and tricks
Garden supplies: What you can't live without
Pro carpet cleaning techniques: Health concerns for young families
Mold remediation tips for Atlanta homeowners
Garden design: Water features for a show-stopping garden
Raised garden beds: Do's and don't's
Playground Made Easy: Creative and Easy Ways to Bring Fun Into Your Backyard
Carpet cleaning: Tips for helping your child's asthma
Which carpet cleaning method is best for your home?
Housekeeping nightmares: What to look for and avoid when hiring a professional cleaner
Secrets of a weed killer: Keep your yard weed-free this summer
Renting a pressure washer? You could do more harm than good
4 Must-dos before using a housekeeping service
Why you shouldn't skip gutter cleaning
Top 6 reasons you need a housekeeping service