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Yikes! Asbestos in the House! What to Do? (Closed)

Abating asbestos in the Curbly home

The discovery of asbestos threw a wrench in Bruno's remodeling plans. Image: All image in this blog post courtesy Curbly

Our intrepid guest blogger and rehabber Bruno Bornsztein must make a big decision when he finds asbestos behind the walls of his century-old fixer-upper. Comment for a chance to win $100! Read More

Friday Five: At 11th Hour, Congress Extends Flood Insurance Program

Flood insurance extension expected to be signed by Obama; housing prices reach their highest figure in 20 months; and mortgage rates hit record lows — again. Read More

National Gardening Exercise Day: Feel the Burn with Garden Cardio

National Gardening Exercise Day is June 6. So get off the couch and burn calories while you tend the garden that produces nutritious, low-fat food. Read More

A DIY Project That Took 24 Years

Our hearts go out to the Canadian home owner who’s been ordered to wrap up his renovation project that’s been under way for 24 years. Read More

Mosquitoes Can Breed in the Oddest Places. Here’s Where to Look

Mosquitoes can breed in water-filled wheelbarrows

Mosquitoes breed in standing water, so get rid of any wet breeding grounds in your yard. Image: Sam Hames/Flickr

Experts say we’re in for a bad mosquito season. To prevent nasty bites and the West Nile virus, remove standing water from these unlikely places, and eliminate mosquito breeding grounds. Read More

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