Andrea Davis, HomeAdvisor

Andrea Davis, HomeAdvisor

Andrea Davis is the editor for HomeAdvisor, which helps homeowners find home improvement professionals in their area at no charge to help ensure the best service in the shortest amount of time.

Stories by Andrea Davis, HomeAdvisor

3 Ways to Winterize Your Deck

Oct 10, 2016

The cool breezes of autumn mean winter is right around the corner. While you’re enjoying those crisp fall days, you may want to add winterizing your deck to your to-do list. Here are three ways to help keep your deck in tip-top shape throughout the winter months. 1. Clean Your Deck Dirt, moisture and other summertime stains […]

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5 Ways to Fix Up Your Basement on a Budget

Aug 1, 2016

From extra storage space to a workout area, renovated basements can provide some much needed function and comfort in your home. If you’re looking to fix up your basement, here are five ways to upgrade your space on a budget. 1. Cover the Walls Installing drywall to your basement’s exposed frame can be an easy way to […]

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7 Home Remodeling Ideas to Consider Before Selling

Jun 27, 2016

When it comes time to sell your home, you may want to ask yourself this important question: How much money should I spend on renovating this house before it’s on the market? Generally, you may want to skip any extensive remodels in your home that may delay putting your house on the market. Instead, you may […]

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6 Ways to Remodel Your Kitchen on a Budget

Feb 23, 2015

If your kitchen is starting to look worn down or outdated, it may be time to think about renovating. Fully remodeling your kitchen can cost thousands of dollars; fortunately, there are many more affordable ways to revitalize it without breaking the bank: 1. Apply a fresh coat of paint Fresh paint is an inexpensive way to renew […]

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5 Home Improvement Projects You May Want to Leave to the Pros

Jul 9, 2014

Sometimes homeowners decide to take on a DIY project over the weekend that might be a bit more difficult than they originally thought. While there are plenty of DIY jobs that are simple, effective and fun, it’s important to distinguish a few that can go awry and cause problems. Before you decide to do a DIY […]

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