Month: July 2019

Decoding the pet food label [Infographic]

(HIB) - A recent survey from Purina found that more than half (56%) of pet owners agree that their pets eat better than they do. That's because pet owners want to keep their pets happy and healthy by feeding them the best food possible. There are tons ...

5 easy projects to get the whole family outside

(HIB) - Want to get the kids away from screens and outside for some fresh air? Many outdoor projects will not only lure your whole family outdoors once the jobs are completed, but the family may actually want to help you.Here are five ideas for outdoor...

Whole home safety: Fire and carbon monoxide protection [Video]

Sorry, but your browser does not support the video tag. (HIB) - Fire safety leaders are partnering for the Town/Gown Fire Safety Community Service Project, pairing college students with fire departments across the nation to help install smoke alarms in at-risk homes in their communities. This unique project is coordinated through a partnership between First Alert, …

4 steps to keep your home safe from fires

(HIB) - According to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), three out of five home fire deaths result from fires in properties without working smoke alarms — often due to missing alarm batteries or expired alarms.Fortunately, a new gene...

5 staples for the ideal DIY workspace

(HIB) - From ambitious millennials to enthusiastic boomers, do it yourself — DIY — is trending among people of all ages. No matter the hobby or home improvement project, creating a well-equipped workspace is just as important as having the ...

5 smart home upgrades that will pay off later

(HIB) - Whether you want to make the most of your home now, or you’re thinking of selling soon, smart upgrades can boost your enjoyment of your home and increase its resale value. Some upgrades improve the aesthetics of your house, while others h...

A Charming 1920’s Kitchen Renovation

Renovating a kitchen can be overwhelming to do alone. See how Elsie and Emma of A Beautiful Mess utilized The Home Depot’s in-store Kitchen Design Services to tackle a 1920’s kitchen renovation. Renovating a kitchen can be super overwhelming. We were so excited to work with The Home Depot on this 1920’s bungalow and restore some... The …

A Charming 1920’s Kitchen Renovation

Renovating a kitchen can be overwhelming to do alone. See how Elsie and Emma of A Beautiful Mess utilized The Home Depot’s in-store Kitchen Design Services to tackle a 1920’s kitchen renovation. Renovating a kitchen can be super overwhelming. We were so excited to work with The Home Depot on this 1920’s bungalow and restore some... The …

Backyard Transformation with a Courtyard Oasis

We all know that our backyards can make quite the first impression for anyone coming over, especially throughout the summer in California. Rachel Metz of Living to DIY perfected her parents’ outdoor area, transforming it into a beautiful courtyard oasis – perfect for entertaining! Before the Makeover My parents are the hardest working humans that... The …

New Hardwood Flooring for a Full Home Renovation

New floors are essential to a full home renovation. With an array of flooring options to choose from at The Home Depot, Sabrina Molu of Simply Sabrina was able to find just the right hardwood flooring to give her current home a brand new look and feel. Renovating Our Space When we bought our home... The …

Don’t let summer pests bug you

(HIB) - Summer activities like hiking, camping, picnics and barbecues are all fun ways to enjoy the great outdoors. But spending more time outside can lead to mosquito and tick bites, and the potential for bringing these pests inside the home and putti...