DIY Home Improvement in North Carolina - Carolina Country

On The House

Home improvement projects with an energy-efficient edge

Battery Powered Yard Tools

Do they make the cut? Consider these pros and cons.

Warming Up with Wood

A little research can help ensure safe, efficient wood burning

How to Close a Crawl Space

Follow these must-dos to improve home health and efficiency

Invest in the Sun for Water Heating

Solar water heating may be a long-term investment worth considering

Home Improvement: Part 1

Be a Weekend Warrior

Mowing with Electricity

Weigh the benefits of using an electric lawn mower

Clothes Dryers: Use Only as Intended

Venting dryers indoors is no longer considered a safe option

Get Warmer Floors in the Winter

Steps to take to ensure your floors aren’t freezing this winter

Shop Smart for a New Water Heater

Weighing options up front can pay off over time

Energy-Savvy Congregations

Create a plan to make energy improvements at your house of worship

Foaming a Crawl Space

Take the proper steps when considering spray foam insulation

Tips for Heating on a Tight Budget

Resources are available to those concerned about the chill of winter

Staying Cool with Extra Space

Finding the right type of A/C unit for your project