Montgomery County Tudor transformed from ‘good bones’ to a modern family home

The couple made lots of changes to the 1920s Tudor while retaining many of the original features, including the wrought iron staircase railing and and rough-coated plaster walls.

Five bathroom updates that will help your space stand the test of time

Designers agree on five timeless trends: an all-white palette, mixed metals, marble countertops, traditional tile patterns, and a furniture-style vanity.

Five bathroom updates that will help your space stand the test of time

Designers agree on five timeless trends: an all-white palette, mixed metals, marble countertops, traditional tile patterns, and a furniture-style vanity.

In the work-from-home battle for space, women are the reluctant nomads

The home office works well as a quiet room to concentrate and work, but in homes have one, that space often defaults to the man.

In the work-from-home battle for space, women are the reluctant nomads

The home office works well as a quiet room to concentrate and work, but in homes have one, that space often defaults to the man.

Family relishes the restored charm of a 1950s Colonial in Havertown

Spending so much time home during the pandemic has given this family of four an even greater appreciation of their property and their neighborhood.

Family relishes the restored charm of a 1950s Colonial in Havertown

Spending so much time home during the pandemic has given this family of four an even greater appreciation of their property and their neighborhood.
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Here’s what you need to do now to prepare your house for winter

“About 88% of deficiencies we find in home inspection are due to deferred maintenance,” one expert says. Fall is the time to jump on repairs.

Perseverance helped this couple get the house they loved in Delaware County

It took three tries to purchase the house and a lot of renovation to get it to where it is today.

DIY home improvement projects you can do in the winter

These days, even homeowners who may have hired someone before are taking on more tasks themselves. Here are some things you can do over the winter.

Renovating an 1890 Victorian in South Jersey meant living for years in a construction zone

Living in a construction zone “gets old really fast,” says homeowner Victoria Barnes. “But I love it, am so glad we did it, and will absolutely do it again.”

Warming up your outdoor spaces for the cooler season

With a chill in the air, people are looking for ways to modify their outdoor spaces to continue socially distanced get-togethers.

Sometimes buying a house is all in who you know

It all started when they wandered into an open house. “And 48 hours later — 48 hours, no exaggeration — my house was under contract, and this house was under contract.”

A family home in Wayne filled with art, light, and color

Lauren Addis, who owns an art collective on the Main Line, selects just the right pieces for her own home.

Need HVAC help for cool weather? Here’s how to pick a new heating system wisely.

For furnaces, it usually makes sense to pay extra for a more efficient furnace, compared to a minimally efficient model. The resulting energy savings from more efficient equipment quickly “pays off.

In legal brawl over Camden waterfront, developer alleges ‘shakedown’ involving power broker George Norcross

Developer Carl Dranoff also alleged a “vendetta” against him involving Norcross and Liberty Property Trust.

Mold is an expensive, dangerous problem you need to get ahead of

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention advises that if you smell or see mold, you need to remove it as soon as possible as it can pose a health risk.

Wells Fargo, Philly’s biggest bank, will tap federal money for homeowners in need, who now have just 5 days to apply

Homeowners can get up to $1,000 a month for six months for mortgage assistance. And renters can get help too. But both groups need to apply before Sept. 30.

Housing boom in U.S. threatened by shortage of homes for sale

The supply of existing homes, shrinking for years, is at an all-time low. Meanwhile, lumber prices are expected to add $16,000 to the cost of a typical house.

You’re not going far from home — and neither are the animals you spy out your window

Whether you’re spying on animals in a city, town or rural area, with a little background knowledge, you, too, can keep tabs on the private lives of your neighborhood critters.

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