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See the confidence levels remodelers have in the industry from NAHB's latest index.

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A new report finds homeowner's risk for injury during DIY projects.

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How has the remodeling industry become the way it is? Industry expert Mark Richardson dives in and shares.

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Is your market one of them?

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The remodeling industry has been hit by unique challenges over the past two years, yet through it all, professionals have remained resolute. | Photo: REDPIXEL / stock.adobe.com

NAHB’s new chairman outlines challenges and advocacy efforts for the year.

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Lowe's new study asks homeowners the hard question: What's your biggest headache with contractors?

Homeowner spending has surged, and the projections for the fourth quarter of 2021 look to increase to 9.2% from the third quarter’s 7.6%.

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Director of Content Erika Mosse shares an upcoming peer-to-peer advisory group just for remodelers

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Mudroom design. | Photo: The Plan Collection

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A new report from Harvard Joint Center for Housing Studies believes that lifestyle changes could signal a longer-term boon in remodeling spending.

kitchen trends report gives insight into who is buying remodeling upgrades

JBREC's latest Kitchen Trends Report gives an inside look into who's most willing to replace kitchen elements for design purposes

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

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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? 

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Survey shows American homeowners are worried about the pandemic but ready to renovate their homes 

remodeling mastery forum with kermit baker, vince nardo, tony mancini, mark richardson, nima oftadeh, kathleen vamos, chris marentis, dean curtis

Eight industry and subject-matter experts, including moderator Mark Richardson, talk how the remodeling and home improvement industries are fairing in our curent environment, and what the future may hold as we move forward

roofing and other home improvement verticals have been resilient during covid-19

A new report gives specialty contractors something to be optimistic about

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A new report on accessory-dwelling units shows growth in most markets, with some areas (hello Portland) seeing huge increases

Final thoughts on TFG and HIRI's weekly COVID-19 tracker and the reopening of the economy from three industry and economic experts 

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