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Home build cost calculator: a how-to guide

Building a new home can be a daunting experience. Use this home build cost calculator guide to walk through the steps and estimate the cost to build your new home.

Challenger electrical panels: pros, cons and costs

Challenger electrical panels are on fire! Really — check your panel today since it was popular in the '80s and '90s. They've since been discontinued.

Air conditioner and heating units: combo units explained

Your overview of air conditioner and heating combo units.

Time Warner vs ADT home security systems

Always carefully weigh the pros and cons of each home security system to find the service appropriate for your current needs.

Pella Windows vs Jeld-Wen Windowsr

If you wish to install windows that meet your energy and budgetary needs, then a Pella Windows vs. Jeld-Wen buying guide can help you.

GAF Timberline Ultra HD vs Natural Shadow asphalt shingles

A guide to GAF asphalt roofing shingles: Timberline Ultra HD vs Natural Shadow

Nest vs. Honeywell: a smart thermostat overview

Be smart when it comes to your home energy use. Save money by doing a Nest vs. Honeywell comparison and investing in one.

Bryant vs Trane: an air conditioner comparison guide

A break down of Bryant vs Trane air conditioner manufacturers.

Rubber roofing prices, pros and cons

Learn not only the advantages and disadvantages of a rubber roof, but also about rubber shingles and rubber roofing prices.

American Standard vs Carrier: an air conditioner comparison guide

Don't wait till your AC unit breaks to consider American Standard vs Carrier models.