CalFinder's Home Remodeling Library is designed to be the homeowner's best friend, covering the details that fall under a broad spectrum of general remodeling categories. Each remodeling topic, from drywall to decks, is broken down into numerous subtopics, which are broken down even further. For instance, the Library will summarize the materials appropriate for a specific room, then go on to list particular brands and installation techniques for that material.
We understand that remodeling is a process, and each step in this process must be taken with care, whether you're deciding on a shower door or learning how to install the wallpaper in your guest room. Our database of free, online articles is growing each day to become the foremost remodeling resource available on the web. Chances are if you've got a question about remodeling, you'll find the answers and the inspiration here! More than that, included in each library category are pictures from CalFinder-certified remodeling contractors, so you can accurately determine what to expect from a remodel.
If you'd rather not suffer through another winter without adequate heating, then purchasing a new heating unit could do you some good. There are a variety of heating systems to choose from in several…Read more »
One of the most popular brands on the market today, Rheem is known for their large selection of high-efficiency heating units. Better yet, they are one of the more moderately priced brands as well. If you’re considering Rheem heating products for your own home, here is some more information to get you started.…Read more »
If you are purchasing a heating unit for your home on a tight budget, Goodman Air Conditioning and Heating probably has what you’re looking for. Their units may not be quite as energy-efficient as those offered by other suppliers, but the difference is minimal. Here is some more information to get you started.…Read more »
When it comes to choosing a heating unit for your home, it’s usually a good idea to go with a company whose reputation speaks for itself. That is exactly the case with Carrier, a company that has been a mainstay in the industry for over 100 years. Here is some more information to help you decide if they have what you’re looking for.…Read more »
Whether you are on a tight budget, or are simply curious how much the air conditioner of your choice will cost you, you've come to the right place.Here is a cost breakdown of air conditioners based…Read more »
With Energy Star ratings on nearly all of their products, as well as an air filtration system that might just be the best on the market, Trane has been a leader in the industry for decades. If this is a brand you’ve been considering, here is some more information to get you started.…Read more »
While RUUD was originally established on its founder’s invention of the first automatic water heater, the company has been making heating and cooling units for the past 60 years. RUUD has a variety of air conditioners to choose from, several of which are eligible for a federal tax credit. If you’re considering a system for your own home, here is some more information to get you started.…Read more »
Energy efficiency is the name of the game for Lennox, a heating and cooling company that offers advanced solar-powered systems. In addition, their units are said to be some of the quietest on the market. If you’re looking for eco-friendly air conditioning, here’s what you need to know to get started.…Read more »
Goodman air conditioners have a positive reputation in the industry due to their cost-effective, energy-efficient products. They also have a killer warranty if you purchase one of their higher-end units. If you’re shopping for Goodman air conditioners for your own home, here is some more information to get you started.…Read more »
Credited with creating the first modern air conditioning system, Carrier has been a mainstay in the industry for some 90 years. Many homeowners have found their products to be both reliable and long-lasting. If you’re considering a Carrier Air Conditioner for your own home, here is some more information to get you started.…Read more »