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  • Etsy: Behind the Scenes

    We just returned from a visit to the handmade center of the universe, Etsy. They recently moved to a fabulous location in the DUMBO neighborhood of Brooklyn and built out their…

  • Sears Blue Crew Goes Star Trek

    We just got note that the Sears Blue Crew has launched a new website. It looks like it’s straight out of Starship Enterprise! They are calling it the Sears Blue Crew…

  • Home Depot Energy Audits are Free

    Home Depot won’t come into your home to perform an energy audit, but with the Cash for Caulkers program a go they should consider it. Hey if President Obama delivered a…

  • This Old House Website Makeover

    ‘Tis the season for website makeovers. We recently shared the new look of PointClickHome which has gone the way of blogs and presents content in an easy to digest scroll. This…

  • Redesigns Matter to ELLEDecor & Metropolitan Home

    It’s only been 6 months since PointClickHome refreshed/redesigned their website and now they’re at it again. The latest redesign comes on the heels of HOME Magazine folding and with it the…

  • Lowes Goes All-In on How-To Videos

    After a recent site redesign it looks like Lowes has rolled out a ton of new how-to videos that are hosted on YouTube. The videos work well with no ads and…

  • Find Historic Properties Online

    If you’re considering buying an old house and one that has some historic value, check out this website that gathers listings of historic properties for sale across the country. You can…

  • BEHR Paints Website Goes Virtual

    We’d like to share yet another virtual paint color tool, this one by BEHR. The site takes a bit of time to load but once it does you are presented with…

  • Ask the Architect

    We were recently introduced to a new website and blog called AsktheArchitect.org which is run by Washington D.C. based architect/contractor, Bruce Wentworth. He has some great profiles of house styles that…

  • MyDeco Makes a Splash

    As the do-it-yourself design boom has proliferated on TV and in magazines, so have online virtual room planners. We reviewed the top virtual room planners from last year, many of which…

  • Best Month Ever

    July 2008 goes down as our best month ever in terms of website traffic and reader response. Thanks to all our readers for continuing to support this site with your comments…

  • Door Sixteen has Great Taste

    We’ve stumbled across a new houseblog called Door Sixteen and we’re impressed with their bathroom remodel and choice of tile (multi-colored marble hexagon).…

  • New and Improved Categories

    We’ve recently narrowed our focus and expanded on our core content which is all about “roll-up your sleeves and do-it-yourself”!!! Keeping in the spirit of this we’ve expanded on our remodeling,…

  • Spring Cleaning at C&H

    We’re introducing some new categories and expanding on others so you may see some errors on certain pages. We are working on it so please bear with us as we populate…

  • Lumberjocks Know Wood

    For the woodworkers out there we’ve found another great resource called Lumberjocks. Here you can post photos of your own projects and have other users view and discuss them. Such as…