Demolition Tips & Advice

DIY demolition risks

The Risks of DIY Demolition and Why You Should Think Twice Before Beginning

Most people want their house to look its best without paying too much, which is why so many try doing home projects themselves. Learn the risks of DIY demolition and remodeling, the factors to take into consideration, and how to find a contractor to do the work properly.

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demolish or sell mobile home

Should I Demolish My Mobile Home or Sell It?

If you're considering buying a lot with an old mobile home on it or you already have one you'd like to get rid of, you're in the right place. Learn the various options available to you and whether or not you should sell your mobile home or have it demolished and hauled away.

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pool upgrade, removal, or replacement

Should I Upgrade My Pool or Remove It?

Thinking about remodeling or removing your old concrete swimming pool? You've come to the right place. Get answers to common questions, like how much each option costs, which option you should choose, and how to find the right contractor.

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Remodeling a Company Office Space: What's Involved and Who to Hire

Renovating your company's office space or a newly purchased commercial property is a great way to set your business up for success. Learn the steps involved in remodeling an office space to maximize your company's renovation.

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guide to finding a demo contractor

A Step-by-Step Guide to Finding a Demo Contractor and Closing the Deal

Choosing the right contractor to hire for your demolition project is important. Find out how to find local contractors, read reviews, request quotes from multiple contractors, choose the right one, and close the deal.

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comparing chlorine vs saltwater pools

Chlorine vs Salt Water: Which Type of Pool Is Best?

Which water system is best for you depends on many factors, like overall costs, ongoing maintenance requirements, and your desired return on investment. Read on to find out whether you should choose a chlorine or saltwater pool.

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rent a dumpster for your demolition or remodeling project

How Renting a Dumpster Can Streamline Your Demolition or Remodeling Project

Learn how renting a temporary roll-off dumpster can streamline your demolition or remodeling project. Hometown makes it easy to find the right local dumpster or demolition contractor for your project.

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Hometown can help you find a demolition contractor

Easily Find a Demolition Contractor With Hometown

At Hometown, we make it easy to find the right person for your demolition project. Find out how we make it simple for homeowners and business owners to get answers to questions, find local contractors, read reviews, request quotes, and more.

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Tackle home improvement projects over the winter to save money

6 Home Projects to Tackle During Winter

Winter is a great time to tackle indoor projects you've been meaning to get done. Find out 6 easy projects to cross off your to-do list this winter that can also improve your home's overall value.

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best countertops for kitchens and bathrooms

The Best Countertop Options for Kitchens and Bathrooms

Discover the pros and cons of the most popular countertop materials, from quartz and marble to concrete, laminate, wood, and more. Weigh the pros and cons to determine which is the best kitchen or bathroom countertop choice for you.

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interior design trends 2022

Remodel and Interior Design Trends to Watch in 2022

2022 is bringing more house updates, whether to further improve your nest and how you live and entertain at home or to capitalize on a seller's market and get it ready for sale. Find out the latest trends, colors, and looks that are stealing the show this year.

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find remodeling contractor with Hometown

Find a Qualified Contractor for Your Home Remodeling Project

Are you looking to remodel a single room or your entire house? Hometown is here to help. Find out how to find a qualified remodel contractor in near you, get answers to frequently asked remodeling questions, and more. 

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how brick removal is done

Brick Removal: How It's Done and Who to Hire

Bricks age and removing or replacing them is an inevitability. Find out when and how to handle brick removal yourself as well as when it's best to hire a professional (and where to easily find one in your area).

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flooring materials guide

Choose the Right Floors for Your Home or Business

Choosing the right flooring for your home or business involves more than just finding the best-looking product. Learn about the different flooring options and decide which will work best for your home or business.

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kitchen cabinet removal how to

How to Remove Your Cabinets

Looking to replace your old cabinets or remodel your kitchen or bathroom? Learn how to remove cabinets with our step-by-step guide. Streamline your project by knowing what to expect.

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cheapest house demolition

What’s the Cheapest Way to Demolish a House?

When it comes time to tear down your home, know how to get cheap house demolition without sacrificing service. Understand what a fair price for house demolition looks like in your area and find out what can help to reduce that price to as low as possible.

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guide to demolition in Georgia

Georgia Demolition: Understanding Demo Laws in the Peach State

If you're considering hiring a demolition contractor in Georgia to help tackle a demolition project, this guide is the place to start. Get answers to your most-asked questions so you know what to expect for your upcoming Georgia demolition project.

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Illinois demolition guide

Illinois Demolition: Rules to Follow, Who to Hire, and More

If you're considering hiring a demolition contractor in Illinois to help tackle a demolition project, this guide is the place to start. Get answers to your most-asked questions so you know what to expect for your upcoming Illinois demolition project.

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Florida demolition guide

Florida Demolition 101: What You Should Know About Demo in the Sunshine State

If you're considering hiring a demolition contractor in Florida to help tackle a demolition project, this guide is the place to start. Get answers to your most-asked questions so you know what to expect for your upcoming Florida demolition project.

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California demolition guide

The Complete Guide to Starting a Demolition Project in California

If you're considering hiring a demolition contractor in California to help tackle a demolition project, this guide is the place to start. Get answers to your most-asked questions so you know what to expect for your upcoming California demolition project.

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Tennessee demolition guide

Tennessee Demolition: Laws, Requirements, and Finding the Best Contractor

If you're considering hiring a demolition contractor in Tennessee to help tackle a demolition project, this guide is the place to start. Get answers to your most-asked questions so you know what to expect for your upcoming Tennessee demolition project.

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guide to demolition in Michigan

Michigan Demolition: Laws, Requirements, and Finding the Best Contractor

If you're considering hiring a demolition contractor in Michigan to help tackle a demolition project, this guide is the place to start. Get answers to your most-asked questions so you know what to expect for your upcoming Michigan demolition project.

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guide to Texas demolition

A Simple Guide to Demolition in Texas

Learn all about the various laws and regulations in place as it pertains to demolition in Texas and the disposal of demolition debris. Start here to understand what's expected for your upcoming Texas demolition project.

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guide to Atlanta, GA demolition

A Beginner's Guide to Demolition in Atlanta

Discover the various laws and regulations in place as it pertains to demolition in Atlanta and the disposal of demolition debris. Start here to understand what's expected for your upcoming Atlanta demolition project.

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guide to demo in Chicago

Demolition in Chicago: A Guide to Residential and Commercial Demo in the Windy City

Learn all about the various laws and regulations in place as it pertains to demolition in Chicago and the disposal of demolition debris. Start here to understand what's expected for your upcoming Chicago demolition project.

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wood vs vinyl fencing

Wood vs Vinyl Fencing: Which Is the Right Fence for You?

Compare wood and vinyl fencing closely to determine which material is best for you. Learn about wood and vinyl fencing costs, typical maintenance needs, average lifespans, and more.

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asbestos testing

How to Determine If Your Home Contains Asbestos

Learn all about how DIY asbestos test kits work, how professional asbestos testing works, and how much each option costs so you can make the best choice for you.

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update old wood floors for less

Update Your Old Floors for Less

Bringing life to old wood floors with paint is a fast, easy, and cost-effective way to give your home an entirely new look and feel while maintaining its original character and charm.

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importance of recycling debris

The Importance of Diverting Debris and Waste from Landfills

The construction and demolition debris (C&D) waste stream is staggering, reaching roughly 130 million tons per year and making up approximately 25% of the solid waste discarded in the U.S.

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why you should hire a professional to remove your floors

Why You Should Hire a Professional to Remove Your Floors

While handling floor removal yourself can seem like a financially savvy move, some projects are best left to the pros. Find out if handling a floor removal project yourself is the right choice, or if it makes more sense to hire a professional.

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How to Remove Different Types of Flooring

This guide will go over the basics of the most popular floor removal projects, when you might be able to do the floor removal yourself, and when it's best to hire a professional.

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how much does floor removal cost

How Much Does Floor Removal Cost?

Replacing your floors can dramatically improve the appearance of your home as well as your home’s overall value. Find out the average cost and the typical factors that affect pricing with our guide.

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remodel on a budget

8 Steps to Remodeling Your House on a Budget

You can remodel on a budget, maximizing your home's value without minimizing your wallet. Learn the best tips for budgeting your home remodel and saving money in the process.

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deck removal cost guide

Deck Removal Cost Guide: Understanding Deck Demolition Pricing

Learn everything you need to know about deck removal with our comprehensive guide. We'll go over average costs, factors that affect pricing, and how to find the right contractor.

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Interior Demolition Cost Breakdown for Appliance, Ceiling, Floor, and Wall Removal

Learn about the costs associated with all different types of interior demolition projects, like wall removal, floor removal, appliance removal, and more. 

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signs of a bad fence

Can You Recognize the 5 Signs of a Bad Fence?

A new fence can boost your home’s curb appeal, increase the value of your home, and increase your neighbor’s property value, too. Learn the signs of a failing fence and when to replace it.

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Never Say THIS to Your Contractor

This guide will help to ensure that you're in a mutually beneficial and fair relationship with your contractor from the first moment you reach out to them. 

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chimney repair cost

How Much Does Chimney Repair and Removal Cost?

Chimneys age and require regular maintenance to prevent problems from becoming severe and more costly. Learn the average costs of these repairs and how to keep costs down.

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everything you need to know about contracts

Everything You Need to Know About Contracts

When hiring a contractor, the most important step is making sure you get everything in writing. Learn what should be included on a contract before signing it so you're protected.

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demolition project safety

Demolition Safety 101: How to Be Sure Your Demo Project Runs Smoothly & Safely

Learn the steps to follow before beginning a demolition project to ensure your project goes smoothly and safely.

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look out for red flags when hiring contractors

Avoid These 5 Red Flags When Hiring a Contractor

Hiring a contractor to help with any work on your property, unfortunately, opens up potential risks. Make sure you know the red flags to look out for when hiring a contractor for a project.

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chimney removal costs

Chimney Removal Cost Guide: How Much It Costs to Tear Down a Chimney

 Learn all about what affects chimney removal pricing and how you can get the best price and the best customer service for your project.

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bathroom remodel plan

Bathroom Remodeling 101: Costs, Safety, and How to Get Started

Find out everything you need to know about the bathroom renovation process, including average costs, popular design trends, when to DIY, and more.

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asbestos information

Asbestos: Everything a Homeowner Needs to Know

Our guide to asbestos will cover the safest ways to remove asbestos and how to hire the right contractor for the job.

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pool removal cost guide

Inground Pool Removal Cost Guide: Everything You Should Know

The cost of swimming pool demolition projects vary based on several key factors. This guide will discuss some of these factors and help you save money on your inground pool removal.

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commercial office interior demolition cost

Commercial Office Interior Demolition Cost Guide

Renovating your commercial office space can increase your property value. Our cost guide will cover all the office interior demolition cost info you should know.

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shed demolition cost guide

Shed Demolition Cost Guide: How Much It Costs to Tear Down a Shed

Prepare a budget for your shed demolition or removal project with our guide, including real-life examples of what others have paid across the U.S.

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kitchen remodel in winter

Save Money by Remodeling Your Kitchen or Bath This Winter

Updated kitchens and baths provide great return on investment. Learn how to save money by waiting until the winter to start your remodel.

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deck replacement

Considering Deck Replacement? Start Here.

Replace the deck or repair? This quick guide will provide the answer you're looking for. Learn about the benefits and average cost of deck replacement vs deck repair and what to do with your deck.

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calculating demolition cost

How to Read and Make Sense of a Demolition Estimate

Understanding the project estimate provided by the demolition company is an essential part of the demolition process. Read our guide to avoid problems later on, like additional fees.

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how to restore a wood deck

How to Restore a Wood Deck

Whether your wood deck needs a quick cleaning or total restoration, our guide will help you get started on your way to a younger-looking, longer-lasting deck.

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hiring a remodeling contractor

Hire the Right Remodeling Contractor and Know What to Expect

Choosing the right contractor is the most important part of the remodeling process. Learn how to choose the best contractor for your project and what to expect throughout the process.

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old fence post

How to (Easily) Remove a Fence Post with Concrete Footing

Removing an old fence post in concrete footing can be a pain in the neck. Learn everything you need to know about efficiently removing old fence posts.

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How Concrete Is Removed and How Much It Costs

Concrete is a durable material but inevitably will need to be replaced at some point. Prepare yourself by learning what to expect in terms of removing concrete and how much it costs.

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old barn demolition and deconstruction

A Breakdown of the Barn Demolition Process

Learn about the two most popular barn removal methods, how much it typically costs, and how to find the best person for the job. 

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kitchen demolition cost guide

Kitchen Demolition Cost Guide: Pricing Information to Know Before Your Remodel

Renovating your kitchen can increase your property value. This cost guide will break down how much you can expect to pay for your kitchen demolition before you get started.

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guide to fence removal

Demo 1-2-3: How to Remove a Fence

Learn all about the various ways to tear down a fence and how to determine whether it's best to make it a DIY job or hire a professional for the job.

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Demolition of a house

House Demolition Cost Guide: How Much It Costs to Tear Down a House

There are many factors that go into determining the cost of house demolition. Learn everything you need to know to ensure you get the best price for your home demolition.

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oil tank removal cost

Oil Tank Removal Cost Guide: What You Should Know About Pricing

If you're looking to get your oil tank removed, read our guide to learn average costs, how to get the best price, and how to find the best service.

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Brick and Chimney Removal Cost Guide: Everything You Need to Know About Pricing

If you have a brick driveway, patio, or chimney you need removed, you're likely wondering how to ensure you get the best price. Read our guide to learn more.

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fill in your abandoned pool

The Benefits of Filling in a Pool in the Winter

If you’re a homeowner with a pool that you’d like to have removed, find out why the winter is often a great time of year to fill in your inground pool.

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fence replacement

Fence Replacement Costs and How It's Done

Learn everything you need to know about the process of getting a fence replacement, how much it costs, and how to get started.

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how to get a demolition permit

How to Obtain a Demolition Permit

Learn about applying for a demolition permit to make sure your work will meet your community's standards as defined in your city’s code.

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wood fence replacement cost

How Much Does It Cost to Replace a Wood Fence?

The privacy of a fenced-in backyard can add value to your home, but when it's old and worn, it becomes an eyesore. So when it comes time to replace a wood fence, how much does it cost? We'll discuss the various factors and costs to consider when replacing your wood fence.

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concrete driveway replacement

The Guide to Concrete Driveway Replacement

Make sure you have a good understanding of how much it costs to replace your driveway, how long the new driveway should last, and the types of options available to you.

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home remodel projects to do today

8 Transformative Home Remodeling Projects to Tackle Today

Read our top 8 DIY remodeling projects that will transform your home overnight and learn how to find the best contractor if you'd rather leave the heavy lifting to the professionals.

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planning a successful demolition project

Planning a Successful Demolition or Renovation Project

Learn about how to prepare for a demolition or renovation project by determining a budget and reading about the potentially harmful materials on your project site.

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demolition 101

Demolition 101: A Beginner's Guide to Demo

Learn everything there is to know about house demolition, barn demolition, interior demolition, pool removal, concrete removal, and more. Find out how to dispose of debris, how much demolition costs, and more with our Demo 101 guide.

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pros and cons of diy kitchen demolition

Pros and Cons of Doing Kitchen Demolition Yourself

Understand the pros and cons of doing kitchen demolition yourself to help you determine whether or not it's a DIY project you should tackle.

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above ground oil tank

The Homeowner's Guide to Above Ground Oil Tank Removal

Learn everything you need to know about above ground oil tank removal, including the reasons they're unsafe, how to remove them properly, and the average cost for removal.

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outdoor dining space

Demo's Done...Now What?: The Benefits of an Outdoor Living Space & Ideas to Fill It

If you have an empty yard to fill, make the most of your outdoor space with the help of our useful cost tips and design ideas.

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brick demolition and debris removal

Brick Removal Cost Guide: Everything You Should Know

Whether you have an old brick patio you need removed or a brick wall you'd like demolished, this guide will help give you an understanding of how much brick removal will cost you.

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concrete and asphalt removal cost guide

Concrete & Asphalt Removal Cost Guide: Average Pricing to Demolish Driveways, Patios, and More

Our guide will help ensure that you get the best price when shopping around for concrete driveway removal, concrete patio removal, or concrete porch removal.

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Outdated Garage

Can I Tear Down My Old Garage and Build a New One?

Learn all about how your local zoning ordinances may affect your plans when demolishing and rebuilding your garage.

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Maintain Your Safety When Working from Home During COVID-19

As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, there has been an increase in DIY projects. Learn why it’s so important to prioritize your safety and health during DIY projects, especially in the midst of a pandemic.

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primary bedroom remodel

Bedroom Remodeling: The Basics You Should Know

As one of the most-used rooms in your house, your bedroom should be a place you can enjoy! Use our guide as a jumping-off point to help keep you organized during your bedroom remodel.

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how to remodel kitchen

Stop Putting Off Your Kitchen Remodel—Get Started Today!

Remodeling your kitchen can greatly increase your home's value. Learn how to do all the right research to make sure you get the best price and find the best contractor in your area.

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pros and cons of demolishing old historic house

Advantages and Disadvantages of Demolishing Old Buildings

Demolishing old buildings comes with both advantages and disadvantages, and to help you decide if tearing down an old building is your best option, we’re going to lay it all out for you.

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improve your home for less than you think

Enhance the Value of Your Home for $500 or Less

Getting your dream home doesn't have to cost you an arm and a leg; you can make simple updates to your home that, over time, add up to make a big difference. Take a closer look at these $500-or-less home improvement projects.

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prepare your house for spring

Spring is Coming! Make Sure Your House is Ready

If you live somewhere that experiences winter, you'll want to inspect your house after the last freeze to make sure it hasn't sprouted any new issues during the cold. Go over this quick checklist to make sure your home is ready for spring.

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guide to pool removal

The Homeowner's Guide to Swimming Pool Demolition and Removal

There are many benefits to swimming pool demolition and removal. Learn more about pool demolition methods, the pros and cons of each removal type, and how to find the right contractor for the job.

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Top 5 Go-To Tips for Budgeting Your Kitchen Remodel

Whether you’re looking to do a total kitchen remodel or just a modest upgrade, we’re here to help. Learn how to budget your kitchen remodel with our top 5 go-to tips for minimizing the overall cost of your kitchen remodel project.

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Damaged deck boards

Demo 1-2-3: How to Remove a Deck

Learn all about the various ways to tear down a deck and determine whether it's best to do it yourself or hire a professional contractor. We'll go over the deck demolition process and costs for each option.

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Interior deconstruction project - Selective interior demo

Deconstruction vs Demolition: When to Deconstruct a Building

By comparing the pros and cons of demolition and deconstruction, you can make the best decision for you, your project, and your budget.

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septic tank removal cost

Septic Tank Removal Cost Guide: Pricing Information You Should Know

There are a variety of reasons why you might need to have your septic tank removed. We'll help you get the best price and great service.

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interior demolition cost guide

Interior Demolition Cost Guide: Understanding Residential and Commercial Interior Demolition Pricing

If you are looking to have interior demolition work done, you're likely wondering how much it will cost. Read our guide for average costs and how to get the best price.

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prepare your garage for winter

Be Sure Your Garage Is Ready for Winter

There’s a lot that needs to be done to keep your home safe and comfortable during the cold, snowy months of the winter season. If you have a garage, then preparing it for winter should be somewhere on that list. Our tips below will help you ready your garage and give you peace of mind.

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Your Home Improvement Project To-Do List Amid COVID-19 Stay-at-Home Orders

With more time at home due to stay-at-home orders issued during the spread of COVID-19, people across the country are tackling home improvement projects. Many of us are itching to freshen up our space after spending so much time inside, and now may be a great time to do so.

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best time of year for interior demolition

What's the Best Time of Year to Handle Interior Demolition Projects?

When it comes to remodeling your or any interior demolition, it might be cheaper for you to take advantage of contractors' slow season and begin your project during the colder months.

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Should I keep my pool

Should I Get Rid of My Pool?

If you're debating whether or not you should remove your pool, read our guide to determine whether or not getting rid of your pool is the best option for you and your property.

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bathroom demolition

Interior Demolition Cost per Square Foot

In the U.S., the average cost for a residential interior demolition project costs around $4,000. Learn about the various factors that will affect your project cost.

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how to increase your home value

The Insider's Guide to Increasing Your Home's Value

If you're considering selling your home in the near future, there are a number of things you can do to increase your home's appeal and overall value. Learn more with our informational guide.

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don't let your old barn go to waste

3 Ways to Handle an Old Barn

Many barns out there have seen better days, and some barely qualify as freestanding structures anymore. Learn about the various options available when it comes to handling an old barn.

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mechanical demolition is fast and less expensive

The Homeowner's Guide to Demolishing a House

If you're considering tearing down a house, it's important to understand what's involved. Learn all about the various methods available, which removal option is best, roughly how much it should cost, and how to find the best contractor.

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kitchen design trends and ideas

15 of the Most On-Trend Kitchen Remodel Design Ideas

Find kitchen inspiration and learn about the newest features that homeowners (and buyers!) love with this list of our favorite kitchen designs and trends.

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Underground oil tank removal

The Homeowner's Guide to Underground Oil Tank Removal

Underground oil tanks have been used since the 1930s, and more than a million still lie buried in the ground today. Our in-depth guide gives you all the info you need to know about underground storage tanks and how removal works.

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wall demolition

Wall Demolition Tips for the DIY Homeowner

Learn some simple tips to properly demolish an interior wall in your home and read about what can happen when DIY wall demolition goes wrong.

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Concrete Sidewalk Removal Cost Guide: How Much It Costs to Tear Up a Sidewalk

Removing an old, cracked, or unsightly concrete sidewalk can quickly improve your property's value and safety. Our cost guide will help ensure you get the best price.

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inground pool demolition

Pool Removal Cost Guide: Factors that Affect Pricing

There are a number of factors that play into how much you can expect to pay for your pool removal. Read our cost guide to learn more.

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winter tips for your deck

Winter Deck Care Tips and Tricks

Once you’ve learned how to prepare your deck for winter, it’s time to learn how to care for your deck during winter. Find out how to properly care for your deck during colder months.

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Projects to Tackle While Social Distancing at Home

As COVID-19 spreads across the country, many businesses are closing, and states are urging residents to stay home and social distance. If you have more time on your hands at home, it may be a great opportunity to tackle those home projects you’ve been putting off.

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Will Demolition Increase Your Property Value?

Demolition can increase a property’s value. Learn the various questions you should be asking when making the decision whether or not demolition is the best option for your structure.

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5 of the Most Profitable Home Remodel Projects

Learn about the top five most profitable home remodeling projects that will increase your home's valule and attract potential homebuyers.

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Breakdown of the House Demolition Process

When thinking about tearing down a house, it’s important to understand the process behind it. We'll outline the house demolition process from start to finish so you know what to expect.

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mobile home removal cost factors

What Factors Affect the Cost of Mobile Home Removal?

There's more than one way to get rid of a mobile home, and each removal method comes with its own cost. We'll go over the various factors that affect pricing and how to get the best deal.

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hire the right person to remove your barn

Don't Hire Just Anyone to Demo Your Barn

Make sure you know what to look for, the questions to ask, and the precautions to follow to make sure you hire the best contractor for your barn removal project.

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concrete demolition and removal

Concrete Demolition & Removal: Everything Homeowners Need to Know

Discover how much concrete removal costs, when you should repair concrete instead of replacing it, how concrete removal works, and how to do it yourself.

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kitchen remodeling

Kitchen Remodeling 101: Costs, Safety, and How to Get Started

Find out everything you need to know about kitchen remodeling, including average costs, how the process works, when to DIY, and how to hire the right professional for the job.

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mobile home

The Homeowner's Guide to Mobile Home Removal

When it comes to mobile home demo and removal, there's more than one route to take. Learn the various ways you can remove a mobile home and how much it usually costs to have the work done by a professional.

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demolition cost per square foot

How Much Does Demolition Cost per Square Foot?

The average cost of demolition is often in the $5 to $10 per square foot range, but final costs can vary widely. See examples of costs per square foot for different demolition projects.

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concrete foundation removal cost

Concrete Foundation Removal Cost Guide: Average Prices, Cost Factors, and More

Removing an old concrete foundation is necessary in order to make way for the new. Our cost guide will answer all your questions regarding average pricing and finding the best contractor.

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removing old deck boards

Light Demolition Cost Guide: How Much It Costs to Remove a Shed, Deck, or Fence from Your Property

Hiring a professional to handle your light demolition is a convenient way to reinvent your property. See real-life examples others have paid for shed demolition, deck removal, and fence removal.

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winterize your deck

Don’t Forget to Winterize Your Deck

Just as you prepare your landscaping for cold winter months your deck should be properly prepped as well. Learn how to properly winterize your deck with our guide.

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getting multiple quotes is important

The Importance of Getting Multiple Quotes Before Hiring a Contractor

When it comes to hiring a contractor for a home project, we always recommend getting at least three estimates. Learn why and how to get free quotes from services in your area. 

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shut off and cap water line

How to Turn Off and Cap a Water Line Properly

This guide will explain how to turn off the water to your home and how to cap the water line. This is something you will have to do before beginning any demolition or construction project.

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demolition equipment types

What Are Excavators Used For? A Demolition Equipment Guide

Learn about the different types of equipment commonly used for demolition projects, what they're used for, and more. 

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commercial demolition cost guide

Commercial Demolition Cost Guide: The Average Cost per Square Foot to Demolish Commercial Buildings

On average, commercial building demolition costs around $4-$8 per square foot. Learn about the various factors that will affect the cost you pay for your commercial demolition project.

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oil tank removal

Removing an Oil Tank? Start Here.

Whatever your reason for removing your oil tank, there are strict regulations to follow. Read our guide to ensure your oil tank removal goes smoothly.

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Removing a Residential Chimney: How It's Done and How Much It Costs

Chimney removals are relatively straightforward and involve simply removing each brick from top to bottom. Learn more about how the chimney removal process works, how much it costs, and when you should hire a pro to get the job done.

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Getting Started with Demo

    Get answers to some of the most common demolition questions people have about demolition, like average costs, various removal methods, and more.

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    2 Jobs, 1 Contractor: How to Save Money on Demolition Projects

    Hiring one contractor for multiple jobs can save you money on your demolition or renovation project. Learn more and how to find the best contractor in your area with our guide.

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    Demo A to Z: A Guide to Demolition in NYC

    Preparing for demolition in New York City requires special planning. Learn all about the demolition process in NYC and be prepared for your demo project.

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    How Much Does It Cost to Demolish a House?

    The national average cost to demolish a home in the United States is $9,380 based on 363 house demolition projects. Make sure you know what a good deal is by finding out what house demolition projects cost in your area by visiting Hometown's Demolition Cost Guide.

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    Concrete Parking Lot Removal Cost Guide: Average Pricing to Demolish a Parking Lot

    Removing an old concrete parking lot can quickly improve your property's value. Our cost guide is here to help ensure you get the best price for your parking lot removal.

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    Building Demolition Cost Guide - How Much It Costs to Tear Down Various Structures

    When it comes time to tear down a building, the first question most people ask is, 'How much is this going to cost?' Find out how to get the best price for your building demolition.

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    Is Your Property Ready for the Impending Winter Season?

    Buying a house is most people’s biggest investment, so it only makes sense that you take the time to protect it, including getting it ready for changing seasons. Fall is a great time to start thinking about your home maintenance plan and how to get it ready for colder weather.

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    The Science Behind Hiring the Right Contractor

    Getting a referral is a cheaper way to hire a contractor, a faster way to find a contractor, and generally produces a better experience, too. Learn how to find reputable contractors in your area.

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    How to Turn Off and Cap a Gas Line Properly

    Learn how to properly turn off the gas to your home and cap the gas line for your safety before beginning any demolition or construction project.

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    How Kitchen Cabinets Are Installed

    If you're thinkinga bout remodeling your kitchen or replacing your kitchen cabients, read our guide to understand how cabinets are installed and how to operate a smooth project.

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    Should You Repair or Replace Cracks in Your Concrete Driveway?

    Concrete is not impervious to the elements and will develop cracks and other issues over time. Learn how to determine whether you should fix or replace your cracked driveway.

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    Insider Tips for a Successful Commercial Demolition Project

    It's important that contractors and property owners understand how to safely and successfully demolish a commercial building. Read our guide to make sure your project goes smoothly.

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    How to Choose the Right Concrete Removal Contractor

    Learn what to expect and how to cover all your bases to ensure you choose the right contractor for your concrete removal with our guide.

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    An Introduction to Chimney Removal

    Learn all about chimney removal methods, how much it costs on average to remove a chimney, and how to find the right contractor for the job.

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    7 Things You Should Know Before Starting a DIY Demo Project

    Be prepared for your impending demolition project with the help of our 7 useful tips and learn how to stay safe if you decide to do the work yourself.

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    Small Demolition Projects: DIY or Hire a PRO?

    When it comes to smaller demolition jobs, consider the pros and cons of doing the work yourself vs. hiring an expert. Consider costs, your ability to do the work, and more.

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    To Demolish or Not to Demolish: Historic Properties

    Demolishing a historically significant property often faces stiff opposition from historical preservation groups. Read our article to be prepared for the challenges that will come.

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    Asphalt Driveway Removal Cost Guide: Factors that Affect Your Final Bill

    We've compiled this cost guide full of information to help ensure you get the best price for your concrete or asphalt driveway removal.

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    Snow Removal Tips for Your Concrete Driveway and Sidewalks

    Extreme weather conditions put a great deal of stress on concrete driveways and sidewalks. Learn the best practices to help minimize damage and prolong your concrete's life.

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    Is Your Pool Ready for Fall and Winter?

    In most parts of the country, it still feels like summer, but soon the leaves will start to fall, many of which will land in your pool if given the chance. Are you wondering how you can prepare your pool for cooler months? We can help.

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    Boost Property Value with Garage Repair or Replacement

    Learn why it's smart to tackle an exterior project like garage repair or replacement to help protect, and potentially increase, your home's value.

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    How to Tear Down a Garage

    This guide is designed for homeowners looking to demolish or deconstruct their garage. It will outline how to demolish your garage in a safe and straightforward way.

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    How to Hire a Basement Remodel Contractor

    If you're looking for a basement remodeling contractor, read our guide to learn all of the qualifications to look for to ensure the best price and service.

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    How Much Does It Cost to Rebuild a House?

    There are plenty of circumstances where it's important to know how much it would cost to rebuild your house. Learn all about finding your home's replacement cost with our guide.

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    What Does Contractor Insurance Cover?

    Contractors should have two types of insurance: liability insurance and workers' compensation. Learn how these types of insurance differ and how each type covers different scenarios.

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    Tank Removal Cost Guide: How Much It Costs to Remove Oil Tanks and Septic Tanks

    Learn everything you need to know about how to remove a tank from your property including how it's done and how much it costs.

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    Update Your House on a Budget This Season

    If you've been considering updating your home but don't want to break the bank, plan your updates accordingly. Learn the best time of year for the lowest prices on contractors and appliances, and discover updates that are budget-friendly.

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    7 Keys to Successfully Hiring a Demolition Contractor

    Hiring a contractor can be stressful, especially when it comes to hiring a demo contractor. Be prepared and know what to expect. With the help of our 7 tips, you can be sure to have a seamless experience working with a contractor.

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    Demo 1-2-3: How to Remove Your Shed

    When it comes time to remove your old shed, it's important to make sure you're prepared. Learn all about the different ways to remove a shed, who to hire to get the job done, and how much shed removal costs.

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    Choose the Right Inground Pool Removal Method

    Removing your inground swimming pool comes down to two choices: partial or full removal. Learn about the advantages and disadvantages of each pool demolition technique.

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    Commercial Interior Demolition Cost Guide: Everything You Need to Know About Pricing

    Our interior demolition cost guide will give you all the details you'll need regarding interior demolition and its costs for commercial buildings.

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    What Needs to Be Done Before Demolishing or Removing a Mobile Home

    Learn how to go about getting an old mobile home demolished or removed off your property with our informational guide.

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    All Your Deck Questions Answered

    If you’ve got deck questions, we’ve got answers. Get the basics on how to repair and maintain wood and composite decking.

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    Pros and Cons of Barn Demolition

    Before tearing down your old barn, consider the pros and cons. We'll discuss the benefits and the disadvantages that come with tearing down your barn so you can make the right choice.

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    What to Consider Before Removing Your Chimney

    There are several factors to take into consideration before you begin your chimney removal project. Read our guide to learn more.

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    How Much Does a Basement Remodel Cost?

    A finished basement increases your home’s value and offers a great return on investment (ROI). Learn all about finishing a basement and the costs associated. 

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    Benefits of Removing a Swimming Pool: Why It's an Option Worth Considering

    Learn four of the biggest downfalls to owning a swimming pool and why removing it may make the most sense for you and your property.

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    How to Remove Your Mobile Home and How Much It Costs

    The cost to remove a mobile home will vary because there are multiple ways to get the job done. Learn all about the different factors that will play a role in which mobile home removal method will work best for you and how much it will cost.

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    How Much Does It Cost to Fill in a Pool?

    The average price to fill in an inground swimming pool falls between $3,500 and $5,000. Learn more about what this cost includes, how the fill-in is done, and more.

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    Create a Home Remodeling Plan in 10 Simple Steps

    Ensure your home remodel goes smoothly by understanding how it's done, how long it takes, and how to budget your project properly with our guide.

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    Licensing 101: A State-by-State Guide to Contractor License Requirements

    Learn about your state's licensing requirements before hiring a contractor with our state-by-state guide to contractor licensing laws.

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    Demo A to Z: A Guide to Demolition in Los Angeles

    If you need demolition work done in the Los Angeles area, read our guide to learn all about the process, like who you should hire, the permitting process, how much it costs, and more.

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    Concrete Patio Removal Cost Guide: How Much It Costs to Demolish a Patio

    Removing an old concrete patio can quickly improve your property's value. Our cost guide will help you estimate and ensure you get the best price.

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    8 Home Projects to Tackle Before Spring Arrives

    Most contractors would agree that their busiest seasons are spring and summer, making the months between October and March the most cost-effective time to update your home and get small projects done. Read this article for 8 project ideas to tackle this winter.

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    Is Your Chimney Ready for the Fall and Winter Months?

    The warmth of summer is still upon us, but now is the time to start thinking about making sure your chimney and fireplace are ready for the impending fall and winter seasons. 

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    How to Remove Rotting Deck Boards

    Replacing rotting boards is an inexpensive way to revamp your deck’s appearance and increase safety. Here are the basic steps required to get the job done.

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    Get Rid of Your Old Shed to Make Way for the New

    Whether your shed is made of wood, metal, or plastic, our guide can help you develop a plan to remove it from your property. Learn about costs, how to find the best contractor, and more.

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    Garage Demolition: What Homeowners Should Know

    Read our garage demolition guide to discover everything you need to know about all aspects of the garage demolition process, from costs to how it's done, and more.

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    Do Fences Increase a Home's Property Value?

    A fence can serve a number of purposes for your home and surrounding property. Learn about how fences can enhance your landscape and increase the value of your home.

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    Be On the Lookout for These 5 Oil Tank Disaster Signs

    If you have an oil tank on your property, you could be at risk of an oil tank leak. Make sure you're protected and keep an eye out for these disaster signs!

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    10 of the Biggest Mobile Home Questions Answered

    There are countless questions that can arise when buying or getting rid of a mobile home. Read our guide to get answers to 10 of the most-asked mobile home questions.

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    8 of the Hottest Bathroom Remodel Design Trends

    We've compiled 8 of our favorite bathroom design ideas and trends perfect for anyone looking to remodel their bathroom. Find inspiration and learn about the hottest bathroom designs.

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    Swimming Pool Removal FAQs: Quick Answers to Common Questions

    Get all of your pool removal questions answered, including how much pool removal costs, pool removal methods available, and more.

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    A Beginner's Guide to Deconstruction

    Learn all about deconstruction, like how the deconstruction process works, how much it costs compared to demolition, its environmental impact, and more.

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    Residential Interior Demolition Cost Guide: Factors That Affect Your Final Bill

    If you're wondering how much residential interior demolition will cost, our cost guide will help give you an idea of what to expect.

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    Guide to Reducing the Amount of Waste Generated During a Demolition or Construction Project

    Reduce the amount of construction and demolition debris you haul to the landfill to save money and help the environment with our guide.

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    Find the Right Chimney Repair or Removal Contractor

    Learn how to find a chimney removal contractor who is experienced, reliable, and honest with our informative guide.

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    Should I Handle Floor Removal Myself?

    Learn the benefits of hiring a professional to handle your floor removal and the pitfalls of handling it yourself so you can make the right decision for your project.

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    Commercial Demolition Overview from Prep to Cleanup

    Commercial demolition is more complex than residential demo and requires greater caution because of it. Learn how to prepare for your project from beginning to end with our guide.

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    How to Fill in a Pool

    Filling in your pool is a great way to save money on your pool removal. Get answers to the most common questions when it comes to filling in a pool.

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    Deck Removal 101: How to Remove & How Much It Costs

    Outdoor decks undergo a great deal of exposure—solar rays, heat, cold, precipitation, and wind. When it comes time to remove your old deck, it's important to make sure you're prepared. Learn how decks are removed, who to hire to get the job done, and how much deck removal costs.

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    Does My Project Need a Permit?

    Many demolition, construction, and renovation projects require permits from your local government. Read our guide to help you determine if your project will require permits or not.

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    How to Estimate the Cost of Commercial Demolition

    We'll go over the various factors you need to know to accurately estimate how much your commercial demolition project will cost.

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    How to File a Fire Damage Insurance Claim

    Follow these 7 simple steps and tips to help make the process of filing a fire damage claim as easy as possible and ensure you are getting the most out of your insurance coverage.

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    How Many Dumpsters Are Needed to Demolish a House?

    Determine how many dumpsters are needed for a demolition project with the help of our easy formulas and examples. Calculate cubic yards of C&D debris and get a rough estimate of how much it will cost to dispose of your project's debris.

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    Pool Removal Cost Comparison: Partial vs. Complete

    If you’re considering removing your inground pool, there’s more than one way to go about it. Our cost comparison guide will help you decide which route you should take. Learn how much each removal method costs and what affects pricing.

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    How Junk Removal Services Can Streamline Your Demolition or Remodel Project

    If you're tackling a home improvement or remodeling project of any type, learn how junk removal companies can be a great asset in getting the job done as efficiently as possible.

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    Above Ground Pool Removal Cost Guide: Pricing Details You Should Know

    Removing your above ground pool can improve curb appeal and increase your home's value. Our cost guide will help ensure you don't overpay for great services.

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    How to Safely Remove Hazardous Wastes Before a Remodel or Demolition Project

    If your home was built before the 1980s, there's a good chance it contains some type of hazardous material. Learn proper disposal methods if you're planning a demolition or remodeling project.

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    Stay Safe When Working with a Contractor During COVID-19

      Even with COVID-19's presence, people still have things that need to be fixed or projects that have to be completed. Make sure you are protecting yourself, your family, and others when you work with contractors.

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      Don't Relocate Your Mobile Home Before Reading This!

      Moving a single or double-wide trailer costs anywhere from a few thousand to over $10,000. Ensure it goes smoothly, legally and that you get the best value with these tips.

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      The Cost to Demo an Old Deck and Build a New One

      There are several reasons why replacing your deck is a good idea. Learn more about the benefits of deck removal, how much it costs to demolish, and how much it costs to build a new deck.

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      Simple House Demolition Cost Calculator

      Use our house demolition cost calculator to estimate the price you'll pay for your demo project and learn about factors that can affect your final bill.

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      What You Should Know About Removing a Concrete Patio Attached to a House

      Learn about how much concrete patio removal costs, how it's done, and who to hire to get the project done properly to eliminate any headaches and ensure your project goes smoothly.

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      How to Dispose of Demolition Debris Properly

      Learn how to dispose of bulk construction and demolition debris properly while saving money and helping the environment.

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      How It Works

        Hometown Demolition Contractors is the #1 way for locals to find qualified demolition contractors in their area. Find out how easy it is to find the right contractor for your project.

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        4 Key Steps for Homeowners Dealing with Fire Damage

        If your property has recently undergone fire damage, you may be unsure what to do next. Read our article to discover the 4 steps you should take to help ensure your life gets back to normal.

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        5 Beyond-Easy Ways to Save on Bathroom Demolition Costs

        A small bathroom remodel can cost as little as a couple hundred bucks. Read our bathroom demo tips and find out how to save on your bathroom remodeling project.

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        It Pays to Have Your Barn Demolished

        Salvaging old barn wood for resale can cover much of the costs of the dismantling project. Learn how much barn demolition costs, the average value of old timber, when you can take advantage of selling your barn for salvage, and more.

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        Commercial Retail Space Demolition Cost Guide

        Retail spaces often need to be demolished and remodeling to meet the changing needs of businesses and tenants. Read our guide to estimate your commercial retail demolition project cost.

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        Barn Demolition Cost Guide: How Much It Costs to Tear Down a Barn

        At Hometown, our goal is to help ensure you get the best price for your barn demolition. This cost guide will discuss average costs and how to choose the right contractor.

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        Make a Foolproof Basement Remodel Plan

        If your basement is unfinished or outdated, remodeling it is a great way to make the most out of your space. Read our guide to come up with a foolproof basement remodeling plan.

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        Can You Recognize the 7 Signs of a Failing Deck?

        We’ll discuss the most common signs that your deck is failing and whether it needs to be replaced or at repaired, depending on the extent of the damage.

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        Burning Down the House: A Homeowner's Guide to Fire Department Training Exercises

        Learn all about donating your old house or structure to a local fire department for a training exercise. Not only can it save you money, but it can increase your property value, too.

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        Tear Down That Garage! Benefits of Removal, How It's Done, and How Much It Costs

        Garage demolition can typically be done by a professional in a single day. Learn all about garage demolition and how to get started.

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        What Affects the Cost of Garage Demolition?

        Learn how much you can expect to pay for your garage demolition based on average costs throughout the U.S., including different factors that will affect your final cost.

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        DIY Interior Demolition: Is It Really Worth It?

        Read our guide to determine if your particular interior demolition project is a good project to take on yourself or if you would be better off hiring a professional.

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        7 Ways to Freshen Up Your Backyard

        Make sure your yard is looking beautiful and is in peak operating condition for the warmer months by checking these 7 things off your spring to-do list.

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        Commercial Demolition FAQs: Your Biggest Questions Answered

        Commercial demolition requires much greater caution and scrutiny than residential demolition. Learn what to expect when tackling commercial demolition with our guide. 

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        How to Budget Your Bathroom Remodel and Save Money

        Read our guide and discover how to budget your bathroom remodel and save money with these 5 tricks of the trade.

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        The Homeowner's Guide to Interior Demolition

        This guide will help you understand when you should DIY, when you should hire a pro, how much interior demo costs, how to dispose of debris, and more.

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        Should I Demolish and Rebuild or Renovate My House?

        Learn more about the various factors you should consider when deciding whether you should renovate your existing home, or demolish and rebuild a new one.

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        Benefits to Recycling Demolition Debris

        Recycling is not only better for the environment, but it's usually cheaper, too. Learn about how recycling facilities offer cost-effective ways to recycle construction and demolition debris.

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        Mobile Home Demolition Cost Guide: How Much It Costs to Remove a Mobile Home

        Get the best price for your mobile home demolition and removal with our informational guide. Learn all about average price points, factors that affect your final bill, how to find the best contractor, and more.

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        Partial Chimney Removal Costs and the Benefits of Hiring a Pro

        Homeowners are often looking for alternative solutions to full chimney removal to manage their needs while also cutting costs. Find out if saving money with a partial chimney removal is right for you.

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        6 Things Contractors Can Do That the Average Homeowner Probably Can't

          A contractor can do what the average homeowner can’t, like predict issues and mitigate them properly, save you money, and get projects done quickly, among others.

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          Why You Should Never Pay Your Contractor Upfront

          A contracting asking a customer for more than 15% of the total cost upfront is a big red flag. Learn more about why a contractor should never ask you to pay for a project upfront.

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          What to Do First When Remodeling Your Home

          Determining your desired color palette, design style, and budget when beginning your renovation is a lot to take on! Start off on the right foot with a well-thought-out plan in hand.

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          How Much Does It Cost to Renovate a House?

          The average cost to renovate a house is between $4,000 and $150,000. Learn about the various cost factors that come into play when determining a home renovation budget.

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          Before You Start DIY Interior Demolition, Don’t Forget to Do This…

          Failing to utilize the proper tools and techniques during an interior demolition is an easy way to end up with a dirt and dust-ridden home. Learn how to avoid these mistakes and more.

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          The Difference Between a Contractor's Bond, License, and Insurance

          If you plan on hiring a contractor, make sure you understand the distinction between being licensed, bonded, and/or insured and how each of them protects homeowners.

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          Home Improvement Projects That Offer Tax Benefits

          There are several tax deduction and credit options that exist for home renovations and improvements. Learn about the possibilities and incentives available to you with our guide.

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          Bathroom Demolition Cost Guide: Pricing Info Homeowners Should Know

          Renovating your bathroom can increase your property value. This cost guide will break down how much you can expect to pay for your bathroom demolition.

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          5 Tips for Saving Big on the Cost of Kitchen Demolition

          An average size kitchen demolition project can cost upwards of $2,000 or more. Learn how to trim kitchen demolition costs and save money on your project.

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          Garage Demolition Cost Guide: How Much Does it Cost to Tear Down a Garage?

          This cost guide will go over average costs for garage demolition and varying factors that determine these costs so that you can get the best price for your project.

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          How to Calculate the Cost of Your Demolition Project

          Calculating the exact cost of your demo project is more complex than a simple calculator can tell you, but this guide will help you know what to expect.

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          Fence Removal Cost Guide: How Much It Costs to Tear Down a Fence

          At Hometown, we know that getting the best price for your fence removal is important to you, and this cost guide will help ensure you get that.

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          Recycle Demolition and Remodeling Debris to Save Money and Protect the Environment

          C&D debris has a negative impact on our environment when dropped at a landfill. Read our guide to learn about environmentally friendly disposal solutions.

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          When Hiring a Contractor Saves You Money vs. Doing It Yourself

          Handling a home improvement project yourself can often save you some money, but that isn’t always the case. Learn when hiring a professional can save you time and money.

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          Contractor or Subcontractor: What's the Difference?

          Contractors and subcontractors are the two parties responsible for completing demolition and construction projects. Learn a few important differences between them that you should know.

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          Remodel Your Basement on a Budget (for $10,000 or Less!)

          Failing to plan your basement remodel ahead of time can lead to going over your intended budget. Learn a few tips and tricks to remodel your basement on a budget and avoid overspending.

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          How to Dispose of Above Ground Oil Tanks & Remaining Oil

          Disposing of an above ground oil tank is complicated and is not to be taken lightly. Learn what is involved in properly removing and disposing of an above ground oil tank and oil remnants.

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          What to Do with Your Old Backyard Storage Shed: Remove, Renovate, or Rebuild?

          Learn about the different methods used for shed demolition and removal to decide which method will work best for your shed removal project.

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          13 Must-Ask Questions to Side-Step Contractor Scams

          Properly vetting contractors is the key to avoiding scams and deadbeat contractors. Ask these questions when going through the contractor interviewing process. It will help effectively weed out the bad seeds.

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          Most Valuable Home Improvement Projects

          Not all home improvement projects are created equal. Discover which projects have the most return on investment and are the most valuable.

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          Pros and Cons of DIY Bathroom Demolition

          Learn the various advantages and disadvantages of DIY bathroom demolition so you can determine if it's the right choice for you and your project.

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          3 Simple Tips to Lower the Cost of Demolishing a House

          House demolition is a major expense but there are ways to minimize its impact on your bank account. Find out the 3 simple tips that can save you money when demolishing your home.

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          Concrete Driveway Removal Cost Guide: Pricing Information You Should Know

          Concrete driveway demolition typically costs anywhere from $500 to $2,500 but depends on various factors. Learn more about these cost factors and how to reduce concrete driveway removal costs.

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