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Basic Tools for Household Projects

Basic Tools for Household Projects »

Some new home owners are interested in doing their own home maintenance and repairs, but don’t know where to start. In this Ace Hardware Project of the Week, we're helping you organize basic tools for household projects.

6 Ways To Save Energy At Home

6 Ways To Save Energy At Home »

Saving energy at home ultimately leads to saving money on your utility bills, and in San Diego, we know everyone would like to shave a few bucks off their utility payments. After all, we have one of the highest utility rates in the country. The International Association of Certified Home Inspectors offers a list of 10 ways to save energy at home, and for your convenience, we've simplified it for you.

Questions To Ask Potential Realtors

Questions To Ask Potential Realtors »

Your home is most likely your most valuable asset. When finding a professional to help sell your home, these are some important questions to ask potential realtors.

Cantor’s Corner: 2017 Home Improvement Statistics »

The San Diego real estate market has improved dramatically, making it a great time to invest in your current home or consider a new purchase. I wanted to share some recent home improvement statistics from a nationally recognized source that shows very favorable news for homeowners considering major remodeling or other energy efficient upgrades.

Custom Etched Glass Examples »

Etched glass can make an incredible impact in your home. Best Value Glass, San Diego's leader in custom glass solutions, shares some examples to spark your imagination.

Insulation for Energy Efficient Homes

Insulation for Energy Efficient Homes »

Properly insulating your home will also keep your family comfortable year-round. In this article, we explain the different types of insulation for energy efficient homes, so you can make an informed decision for your home.

Common Roofing Questions – Answered »

<<< FRIDAY, JUNE 3, 2016 on CW6 SAN DIEGO >>> Roofing can be a tough home improvement for homeowners simply because of it's difficult location. We sat down with Extreme Roofing, one of our Approved Home Pros for roofing, to ask and answer the most common roofing questions.

Annual Household Maintenance Checklist »

Start the year knowing your home is in good shape by checking in on these annual home maintenance items. Some are items you can easily do yourself. Others require a professional, but we have Approved Home Pros who will do many of these services free of charge, or at a discount for Approved Home Pro users.

Tree of Dreams Fundraiser for Rady Children’s Hospital Dec. 8 at Thompson Building Materials

Tree of Dreams Fundraiser for Rady Children’s Hospital Dec. 8 at Thompson Building Materials »

Thompson Building Materials will host the second annual Tree of Dreams holiday charity fundraiser benefitting Rady Children's Hospital San Diego on Thursday, December...

Rockler & Wounded Warriors Donate to Susan G. Komen »

<<< FRIDAY, NOC. 18, 2016 on CW6 SAN DIEGO >>> Rockler Woodworking, together with San Diego Woodturners and local Wounded Warriors, made a heart-felt donation of more than 200 hand-turned pink pens to the volunteers and beneficiaries of Susan G. Komen's San Diego efforts.

Old Tool Swap Meet November 6

Old Tool Swap Meet November 6 »

Whether you’re an experienced woodworker, or someone looking to get started, the Old Tool Swap Meet on Nov. 6 has something for everyone. Buy, sell or trade tools, machinery, wood, hardware and antiques with fellow artisans. Entry is free. Anyone can sell, and even the seller spaces are free.