Maintenance & Renovation
Best Home Tech for 2019
From robot vacuums to smart home hubs, energy-monitoring tools and more, here are the smart home devices that are worth your money in 2019.
Easily the most polarizing of kitchen layouts, we take on the pros and cons of the galley kitchen. Which team are you on?
House Method talked to six design experts to predict the kitchen trends we’ll see in the new year.
The first thing you’ll notice about Susan Serra’s designs is that her kitchens feel remarkably like thoughtful and inviting living spaces.
If it sells at its list price of $3.3 million, this home at 381 Gates Avenue will break the record for a two-family home in Bed-Stuy.
The House Method editors choose their favorite interior paint colors for the new year. See the best new neutrals, blues, reds, greens, and blacks.
In 2019, design will be all about classic design meets clean, modern sensibility.
What exactly do people think about your home? We decided to survey 1,800 people to find out. See the stats on what people notice first, what’s most likely to impress your guests, and what’s most likely to make them think otherwise.
“Finding the right designer is more like dating than most people realize. It’s not just about the looks, it’s about personality, communication, and mutual respect. The partnership is what I love most about this process.”
Different ways to find new listings and gain an edge in your new apartment search. And no, we’re not going to suggest checking Craigslist or Zillow.
A few things to consider about what mortgage prepayment means for your finances and liquidity.
Sellers gain the advantage during two off-season sweet spots. Why listing your home at the holidays could mean a swift close and an easy transaction.
Housing prices in the United States hit an all-time high in June, according to the National Association of Realtors. There are signs high home prices are leveling off, but buying a house is still really expensive. In what might be the hottest of all seller's markets, what is a buyer to do?
Every home buying and selling experience is unique. The market will change, as will your needs, your budget, time frame, tastes, and the length and depth of your search. Here’s how you can find the right real estate agent to guide you through the home buying or selling process.
You may think that your home insurance covers all damage to your house, but flooding, earthquakes, and normal wear and tear are just a few items not covered by a standard homeowners insurance policy. Here are 16 items not covered by homeowners insurance and how you can get coverage for them.
Homeownership may seem like a financially smart move, but if you don’t have a strong enough credit score or are shopping in a seller’s market, renting may be the better option. Here are seven instances when renting may beat buying.
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Adaptive Wi-Fi pioneer Plume has launched a subscription model for its services, but perhaps the best part about Plume is that it offers a solution to the problem of where to hide that heinous router.
Overnight frosts occur as early as September, depending on your region. We’ll show you how to protect your outdoor plants from frost.
A burst pipe can cause thousands of dollars in water damage to your home. Here’s how to prevent your pipes from freezing, what to do if you suspect a frozen pipe, and what to do if a pipe bursts.
Don’t be caught unprepared when ice and snow storms come your way. Prep your home for inclement weather with an emergency winter power outage kit. Here’s how to build yours.
Keep your home warm and safe as the temperatures drop. Here are nine steps you can take to winterize your home.
Cold temperatures leave many homeowners at a loss for ways to keep their grass green and healthy. Here are some winter lawn care tips to keep your yard in top shape for spring.
PlushBeds offers a variety of mattresses including latex mattresses, foam mattresses, sofa bed mattresses, and RV mattresses. Their latex mattresses contain eco-friendly, certified organic latex. See more on shipping, warranty terms, and firmness levels.
To help you choose the right power drill, we have created a detailed guide on what to look for when comparing products.