winner of top picks for whole house remodel from the reader remodel contest 2014

Best Whole House Before and Afters 2014

You showed us how to make every corner count with your impressive top-to-bottom redos

Riverside, CA Save This Old House from September 2013

'Save This Old House' Update: 2013

See whether that Georgia Greek Revival featured on the back page of This Old House magazine escaped demolition, or if that showstopping California Queen Anne found a new owner

Italianate house, winner of America's Best Remodel 2014, green exterior

Grand Prize Winners: The Search for America's Best Remodel 2014

How did one of our fellow readers earn our awe—and a $5,000 prize? Well, first he had to "retire" so he could work on the house full-time. Nice job!

a basement living area

Read This Before You Finish Your Basement

Even if it's currently cold concrete and crammed with boxes of off-season duds, the lowest floor of your home probably has loads of potential

pin up woman on ladder, bad stock photo guide to diy

If DIY Were Really Like Stock Ad Photos

Images created by photographers to sell to advertisers and publishers are often nothing like reality—especially when they show people working on their homes and using tools

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