A young multi-ethnic couple doing house repairs and maintenance. They are standing with a ladder under a light fixture, changing the light bulb.

Before You DIY, Ask Yourself: Is This Light Fixture Safe?

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  Every home has its little quirks, from the squeaky stair to the flickering porch light. More often than not, if the issues aren’t irritating or obviously dangerous they become part of the familiar character of our home. You learn to love these personality quirks of your home. However, when you’re thinking about a major DIY […]

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Are You Starting a Major DIY Home Renovation Project?

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  Are you considering adding a new room or a new feature to your [amazon_textlink asin=’1467921114′ text=’Hawaii home’ template=’ProductLink’ store=’ownbuilddesig-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’e0e63072-e67a-11e7-b906-edf1a1707bb6′]? If you are, there are various things you will need to consider. One of the first things you will need to consider is what type of addition to your home you will actually like to […]

Questions to Ask Before Starting a Major DIY Home Renovation or Addition in Hawaii

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If you watch very many home renovation shows, you have seen the good, the bad, and the ugly when it comes to adding to or renovating a house. Some of those shows may have fueled your interest in tackling a major [amazon_textlink asin=’1600852467′ text=’home renovation’ template=’ProductLink’ store=’ownbuilddesig-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’66c0b32b-e67b-11e7-ac38-09b16fdcf4cf’] or addition on your own home […]

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Top Ten Pinterest Home Improvement Boards for DIY-ers

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  As everyone already knows, we are living in a home improvement do-it-yourself era. Even those who have never held a hammer are taking small [amazon_textlink asin=’B01DV1YA3M’ text=’home improvement projects’ template=’ProductLink’ store=’ownbuilddesig-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’68368c4d-9ef9-11e7-bb60-0354643137c3′] on and are doing a pretty good job. It’s also a well-known fact that Pinterest is the place to go for everything you […]