homeowners can find financing options through their remodeling home improvement contractors

Modernize survey reveals how homeowners are planning to pay for their remodeling projects 

Mycelium fibers that will be the future of building materials

These fine white filaments are mycelium—basically mushroom roots. It is the means by which fungus stays connected and nuorished, but researchers have also discovered it may be a means to disrupt the building materials market. Insulation, door cores, flooring, cladding, light fixtures, furniture—mycelium is a cheap, durable, and easy to manufacture alternative to all and more. 

With price spikes and shortages of traditional building materials, it may be time to start considering non-traditional ones

homeadvisor state of spending on pro remodeler millennials spend most

Three important takeaways from HomeAdvisor's 2020 State of Home Spending report

Modernize webinar with pro remodeler managing editor james mcclister on weathering the off season

Exterior projects are the most popular option heading into the winter season, but 10% of homeowners are still planning interior projects (with 17% planning both exterior and interior)

What are homeowners planning for this off-season and how can remodelers capitalize on it? 

joe altieri hugging his Shark Tank investor Lorie Greiner

How a salesman became an inventor who became a business owner that ended up on Shark Tank (and not by application but by request) 

Remodeling Mastery Mark Richardson

One-on-one meetings remain top priorities whether or not there’s a pandemic. 

Personal Development concept

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Being a good coach requires empathy, deep understanding of team members

KBIS and IBS remove the in-person portion of their show, leaving it all virtual

After long deliberations, NKBA and NAHB have decided that Design & Construction Week 2021 will be an all-virtual event.

The money effect

Private equity firms are investing in home improvement companies. Here's how that will affect the industry.

In this bathroom for a master suite addition to a Tudor-style home, most of the daylight comes from two north-facing skylights.

Part of a master suite addition to a Tudor-style home in Denver, most of the daylight comes from two north-facing skylights. A monochromatic palette of light colors was chosen, with a contrasting dark stain used for “his” vanity to make it feel more masculine. Interior designer: Kristi Dinner, KD Design; general contractor: Coggeshall Construction

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