Category: Home Improvement Blogs

4 home upgrades that are good for the environment

(BPT) - Consumers today are more mindful about the environmental impact of everything they do, from driving and traveling to energy usage in their homes. Fortunately, there are a few simple steps homeowners can take to save energy and help the environm...

How to protect your most valuable asset

(BPT) - If you're like many Americans, your home may be your most valuable asset. That's why it's so important to protect it with homeowners insurance. Plus, it's probably a requirement of your mortgage. Setting up your coverage the right way starts wi...

5 tips for stress-less holiday cleaning

(BPT) - Each year, the holiday season brings a flurry of entertaining. From hosting a houseful of out-of-town relatives to formal sit-down dinners to impromptu get-togethers, chances are your schedule — and your home — is brimming with acti...

Tips to prepare your home for winter weather

(BPT) - No matter where you live, there are bound to be weather challenges this winter. Your home may suffer damage, minor or major, from the onslaught of colder weather, along with wind, heavy rain, ice storms or even major snow systems. This can affe...

Traditional Nostalgic Christmas Tree

For many, the holiday season is about family and those traditions that evoke nostalgia and snap us into the spirit of Christmas. Ashley Thurman of Cherished Bliss was able to share the simple but timeless tradition of decorating a tree by picking up a few vintage-inspired Home Depot products and showcase her holiday style. Every... The …

Smart homes aren’t smart without fire sprinklers

(BPT) - Today there are many automated options that make homes more comfortable, energy efficient, cost-effective and safe. Typically referred to as smart home technology, these features may include automating control of items such as lighting, tempera...

2020: The year of the home improvement

(BPT) - A new year is an opportunity to bring fresh life into your home through renovations, both large and small. Want an updated kitchen? A patio addition? New floors? Every homeowner has a different vision for their space, so make 2020 the year your...

Luxurious Holiday Decor

Rashida Banks of Rashida Banks blog was able to take advantage of a few Home Depot products available in store and online to show how to create a luxurious holiday decor space this season. There’s something about equal play of mixed metals on a tree that is so luxurious. Blacks, browns, bronze, and polished nickel... The …

Christmas Decor Inspiration

With the help of The Home Depot, Julianna Christensen of Blush and Camo shopped online and ushered in the holiday spirit by creating a new, festive space in their home. I’m so excited to partner with The Home Depot and take on the #HomeDepotStyleChallenge. Today, I’m sharing how I styled a few gorgeous pieces from... The …

5 fire safety tips to follow this winter season

(BPT) - Heating, cooking, decorations and candles all contribute to an increased risk of fire during the winter months. According to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), home fires occur more in the winter than in any other season. As the s...

The most craftable time of the year

(BPT) - When you’re shopping for all the DIYers, crafters and makers in your life this holiday season, there are many ways to encourage their creativity and show that you “get” them — which they’ll remember for years to co...

Tips to Refreshing Bedding and Towels in Your Home

Finding new bedding and bath textiles can be a fun task. Leslie Saeta from My 100 Year Old Home was able to take advantage of Home Depot’s bedding and bath product offerings to refresh her space. Finding bedding and bath towels that you love is often a daunting task. Imagine what it is like when you... The …

Townhouse Christmas Decor

With a townhouse, Christmas decor possibilities can seem limited. Nadia Cassanova of Styled By Cassanova was able to take advantage of a few Home Depot products, showing how even the smallest changes can still make a huge difference. Happy holidays! Although decorating for Christmas can seem overwhelming, I’m here to share a few, simple options to... The …

8 tips to allergy-proof your home this holiday

(BPT) - Before you know it, you’re knee-deep in preparing for holiday celebrations and family visits. If you’re hosting guests with allergies — and you have pets — you have a few more things to consider when getting your home gu...

Create Smart, Spacious Bath Designs

(BPT) - Today’s designers, architects and builders are creating modern bathrooms that are practical, comfortable and accommodating. They know that homeowners and homebuyers desire these features regardless of the bathroom’s size or layout. ...