Fixr.com has asked some of the top construction experts to weigh in on the interest of the average homeowner in eco-friendly homes and sustainable designs and how they are making their homes more eco-friendly this year.
Many people see 2020 as a chance at new beginnings. With this new decade, more homeowners are beginning to look at their homes, lifestyles, and futures differently than before. Some people may be
Homeowners are increasingly concerned about how their home’s environment could be negatively affecting their well-being. In fact, a joint 2019 study conducted by Harvard University and the Farnsworth Group reported that 30
Home remodeling is nearly a 450 billion industry. Even with the Great Recession, the home remodeling industry remains strong, and homeowners and renters alike are continuing to invest in home improvement projects. In
There may be a number of reasons why you decide to remodel your home. You could finally be tackling the project you wanted to do since you moved or simply doing a remodel
If you choose to heat your home with forced hot air, then you’ll also need to choose what type of fuel you’ll use to power your furnace. Depending on where you
Home. It’s where we feel safe. It’s where we feel protected from the outside hazards of the world. But, did you know that it is statistically one of the most dangerous
Using Energy Star’s 2018 study, we've created a map that shows both the number of Energy Star certified homes and market share by state.
In the heat of the summer, many people turn to air conditioners to help keep comfortable indoors. A single room air conditioner is a very effective way of cooling a specific area of
Take a look at this rendering that depicts the features that a sustainable off-the-grid house would include. We’ve compiled energy-efficient experts’ suggestions into a single, ultimate sustainable home that could allow the owner to rely on very little outside energy.
This year, Fixr is bringing you a comprehensive look at what single-home buyers are looking for in their homes, which helps current homeowners know what changes to make and industry professional know how better to advise their clients.
Energy efficient home design increases with popularity each year as homeowners look for ways to help lower rising energy costs. This trend has multiple components, though, that may each trend in their own
The fireplace is arguably the most popular part of the home. It adds literal and visual warmth to a room, is an automatic focal point, and most single-family homes today include a fireplace.