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2 hrs ago | WILX-TV Lansing

Local Contractor Arrested and Charged

As of Wednesday night, Antroy Nathan was locked up in the Ingham County Jail. We've been tracking his businesses "Best for Less" and "Affordable Construction" since last summer-- and the unsatisfied customers left in his wake.

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Related Topix: Ingham County, MI, Home, Lansing, MI, Eaton County, MI

5 hrs ago | This Old House

A House That's a Perfect Fit for a Family

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Related Topix: Home, Cambridge, MA, Arlington, MA

9 hrs ago | WAFF-TV Huntsville

Unfinished construction work causes family problems

An Athens family says they've had it with a local contractor. For months, they've been waiting for work to be completed on an addition to their home.

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Related Topix: Home

13 hrs ago | Fine Homebuilding

What a Beautiful House

What a beautiful House! There's no better compliment to an architect, builder or homeowner.

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Related Topix: Home

17 hrs ago | Statecollege.com

Alert: Transient Contractors Scam for Cash

Authorities warn residents to beware of transient contractors who move town to town scamming homeowners out of cash in exchange for poor work.

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Related Topix: Home, State College, PA

19 hrs ago | Business Journal

Allied Kitchen & Bath to expand in South Florida

A Fort Lauderdale home remodeling business said it plans to expand to another Oakland Park location this year.

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Related Topix: Fort Lauderdale, FL, Home, Oakland Park, FL

Tue Apr 22, 2014

NBC Bay Area

Residents Voice Concerns Over Santa Clara "Mini Dorms"

Some Santa Clara residents are trying to stop this house from being renovated into a mini dorm for college students.

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Related Topix: Santa Clara, CA, Home, Santa Clara University

Fine Homebuilding

Editor's Choice 2014: Architecture the Way We Like It

Architecture the way we like it. This is custom home design flush with practical lessons replicable in any new home or home remodel Katie Hutchison writes in "Architecture the Way We Like It" about a home on the island of Martha's Vineyard, Mass., designed by Mark Hutker and James Moffatt of Hutker Architects, that the editor's choice award went ... (more)

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Related Topix: Home Listing, Home

Fine Homebuilding

Best Remodel 2014: Inside a Model Remodel

In "Inside a Model Remodel," architect Krista Becker writes about how she designed her award-winning best remodel of the year, a complete reinvention of her 1930s bungalow in Southern California.

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Related Topix: Home, Home Listing

TwinCities

Everyday Cheapskate: Get prepared one tip at a time

The idea of emergency preparedness is a good one. Every family needs a plan in the event of a disaster that disrupts the normal course of life.

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Related Topix: Home, Social Security, Personal Finance

Sys-Con Media

Phoenix Home Remodeling Company, Republic West Remodeling, Launches...

The document's goal is to educate homeowners on how to establish good communications systems throughout project construction.

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Related Topix: Home

KPLR-11

$100,000 Home Improvement Contest

Enter now for your chance to win our 2nd annual Home Improvement contest! The prize is $100,000 in home renovations! Rank our 10 Home improvement projects in the order you need them most for your own home.

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Related Topix: Home

This Old House

How to Plant and Train Vines on a Fence

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Related Topix: Home, Home Gardening

Mon Apr 21, 2014

Painting/Wallcovering Contractor

Lowe's to Settle RRP Case for $500K

Lowe's Home Centers LLC has agreed to pay $500,000 - the largest penalty of its kind yet imposed - to settle claims that it violated federal lead-safe renovation rules.

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Related Topix: Home, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Environmental Law, Law

The Victoria Advocate

Better Business Bureau: Upgrade your home with help from the BBB

Most home improvement projects take time and money. More importantly, they require skilled, reputable contractors who can bring your dreams to life.

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Related Topix: Home

Examiner.com

'Catch a Contractor' finds an 'Un'Coop'erative Contractor' on Spike

On last night's first of two back-to-back episodes of "Catch a Contractor," comedian Adam Carolla and his friends, private investigator Alison Bedell and her husband Skip, a licensed home-improvement contractor, are going after the worst contractors in America.

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Related Topix: Home

Hispanic Business

Credit, debit card sales growing at slower pace

The economy may be decelerating, but consumers apparently still have enough confidence in their financial future to take on home improvement projects.

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Related Topix: Home

Business Journal

Magic City Newsmakers: Brookwood Medical Center, Civil Rights Institute & more

In Magic City Newsmakers, the BBJ shares notable awards, news and other tidbits about Birmingham businesses and nonprofits.

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Related Topix: Alabama, Home

Hispanic Business

Musician lived for family, Croatian heritage

He was getting ready to hit the highest note of his signature song, "Lost Lamb," in an said with a laugh.

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Related Topix: Home

SouthCoastToday.com

Buzzards Bay Habitat home show is April 26

Buzzards Bay Area Habitat for Humanity will host a Home & Garden Show from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at Old Rochester Regional High School.

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Related Topix: Buzzards Bay, MA, Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, Acushnet, MA, Marion, MA

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