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Preserving The Gaslamp Museum »

SUNDAY, JULY 29, 2018 ON ABC 10 Approved Home Pros learns the history of the Gaslamp Museum at the Davis-Horton House and the problems they were facing. The windows in the museum were causing sun damage and destroying their artifacts. NU-VUE Window Films decided to give back to the city of San Diego and donated window films to preserve the history that the Gaslamp Museum displays.

Camp Encourages Girls to Get Involved in Home Improvement

Camp Encourages Girls to Get Involved in Home Improvement »

Think construction and home improvement trades are just or men? Think again! Let’s Build Construction Camp for Girls is a week-long camp that offers career guidance and hands-on training for girls 14 to 18. A wide selection of construction trades are focused on as well as architecture, engineering and other related fields.

Free Outdoor Living Digital Magazine

Free Outdoor Living Digital Magazine »

In this issue you'll find the menu for summer's most delicious and innovative menu trends, how you can make sure your outdoor space harmonizes with nature and exclusive offers from System Pavers. Read the full issue here! 

Contractors State License Board Catches 17 Unlicensed Contractors In Undercover Investigation »

According to recent reports, the California Contractors State License Board's Statewide Investigative Fraud Team recently cited a number of unlicensed home improvement operators for placing bids over the legal threshold for unlicensed contractors and for violating state advertising rules after a two-day undercover sting in Santee.

Signs of Damage After San Diego Rainstorms »

<<< FRIDAY, JANUARY 27, 2017 on CW6 SAN DIEGO >>> After San Diego's massive rain storm, we chatted with water-diverting expert Mark Richardson from A-1 Rain Gutters to talk about what signs of damage you might see around your home from the roof to the yard, what bigger problems could be lurking, and what you can do about it.

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.

Old Tool Swap Meet August 7 at Rockler Woodworking & Hardware

Old Tool Swap Meet August 7 at Rockler Woodworking & Hardware »

Whether you're an experienced woodworker, or someone looking to get started, the Old Tool Swap Meet has something for everyone. Buy, sell or trade tools, machinery, wood, hardware and antiques with fellow artisans.

California Home Improvement Scams Consumer Alert

California Home Improvement Scams Consumer Alert »

At Approved Home Pros, our entire mission is to empower homeowners to have positive home-owning experiences. Tragically, there are people out there looking to take advantage of unwary homeowners, and these scams are currently at a high. These excerpts from the Attorney General's office offer detailed information about your rights, signs of scams to be on alert for, and resources that can help if you encounter a home improvement scam.

What It Takes To Be An Approved Home Pro »

<<< FRIDAY, JUNE 24, 2016 on CW6 SAN DIEGO >>> Our founders made a special appearance to help viewers understand exactly what it takes to be an Approved Home Pro, and how you as a homeowner can rest easy knowing that we've done the work for you.