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86% of renters can’t afford to buy a home: Here’s how you can prepare
86% of renters can’t afford to buy a home: Here’s how you can prepare Homes & Real Estate April 10, 2017
Research by Zillow, an online real estate company, found that most Americans who are currently renting either do not have the financial…
50 ways house hunters can get ready for homebuying season
50 ways house hunters can get ready for homebuying season Homes & Real Estate February 23, 2017
Spring will very soon have sprung — which means “For Sale” signs will be in full bloom — and if you’re…
7 easy ways to save at The Home Depot
7 easy ways to save at The Home Depot Deals & Savings February 21, 2017
If you work in the home improvement field or love do-it-yourself projects, there’s a good chance you’ve spent some significant…
Solar shingles coming from Solar City
Solar shingles coming from Solar City Homes & Real Estate November 1, 2016
Tesla founder Elon Musk is known for dreaming big—and his vision extends far beyond the all-electric car company he founded.…
These government programs may have prolonged the recession
These government programs may have prolonged the recession Homes & Real Estate October 19, 2016
Have government programs intended to help struggling homeowners actually prolonged the recession instead? Read more: This tool shows how much you'll pay…
5 ways to avoid costly home renovation mistakes
5 ways to avoid costly home renovation mistakes Homes & Real Estate October 16, 2016
A home renovation can be time-consuming, and you want the result to be worth the hard work. If you make a home-remodel…
8 things your plumber won’t tell you that could save you big bucks
8 things your plumber won’t tell you that could save you big bucks Homes & Real Estate August 3, 2016
Plumbing problems can be some of the most expensive and unpredictable situations that can occur in your home. But they…
Why you should update your homeowners coverage limits every 5 years
Why you should update your homeowners coverage limits every 5 years Insurance August 2, 2016
If you've been in a house for a long time, chances are you may be grossly underinsured for homeowners coverage.…
How to get your dream kitchen for $5,000 to $15,000
How to get your dream kitchen for $5,000 to $15,000 Homes & Real Estate July 30, 2016
If you want to upgrade your kitchen but are worried about the cost, a new report from Consumer Reports shows…
What to do about window glass condensation
What to do about window glass condensation Homes & Real Estate June 10, 2016
If you have ever stepped out of a hot shower to be greeted by a fogged-up mirror, you know what…
6 questions to ask if you’re building a deck
6 questions to ask if you’re building a deck Homes & Real Estate May 23, 2016
Oh, the wonders of a deck during summertime! It's where the family gathers to enjoy the great weather, grill up…
Home renovations that give you the most bang for your buck
Home renovations that give you the most bang for your buck Homes & Real Estate March 11, 2016
When it comes to home improvement projects, it's important to prioritize both your personal values as well as the potential…
Check out this new line of efficient, zero-energy homes that start under $100,000
Check out this new line of efficient, zero-energy homes that start under $100,000 Homes & Real Estate March 4, 2016
The tides are turning in housing as new innovations and smart design are becoming more widely available to the average…
Building a new home a better value than buying used?
Building a new home a better value than buying used? Homes & Real Estate February 23, 2016
New robotic bricklayer can build a house in just two days
New robotic bricklayer can build a house in just two days Homes & Real Estate January 8, 2016
Australian robotics company, Fastbrick Robotics, has created a bricklaying robot that lays bricks 20 times faster than a human bricklayer --…
4 last-minute DIY presents
4 last-minute DIY presents Building December 23, 2015
Hey, we get it. The holidays sometimes sneak up on you, and one day you wake up and realize that…
11 home trends that are so over
11 home trends that are so over Homes & Real Estate December 18, 2015
Read more: 11 home design trends that are so over  
12 awesome gifts for handy homeowners
12 awesome gifts for handy homeowners Shopping & Retail December 18, 2015
Whether you hope to spend only a few dollars or are in the mood to go all-out, these presents for…
11 home design trends that are so over
11 home design trends that are so over Homes & Real Estate December 7, 2015
Design trends come and go, but some have been sticking around for a while. Somebody has to say it, so…
Lumber Liquidators vows to stop selling hazardous flooring
Lumber Liquidators vows to stop selling hazardous flooring Homes & Real Estate November 20, 2015
Lumber Liquidators is cleaning up its reputation after a scandal broke earlier this year when the company was caught red-handed…
3 questions to ask before you hire a contractor
3 questions to ask before you hire a contractor Homes & Real Estate October 9, 2015
Read more: 5 common contractor scams and how to avoid them How To Get Trusted Referrals for Home Repairs
No mortgage, no bills: Living off the grid
No mortgage, no bills: Living off the grid Homes & Real Estate October 6, 2015
Read more: Net zero energy homes now being built Homes that generate no power bills
Tesla Announces New Home and Business Batteries – Clark’s Take
Tesla Announces New Home and Business Batteries – Clark’s Take Building May 4, 2015
Elon Musk announced new home and business batteries, including the Tesla Powerwall home battery, starting at $3000.    I am…
Test drive a home before you buy
Test drive a home before you buy Homes & Real Estate March 19, 2015
TRANSCRIPT: Spring home selling season is just about under way, and there are some new strategies that you're going to…
New home construction from 120-150K
New home construction from 120-150K Homes & Real Estate May 27, 2014
Prices are up for first-time buyers of new homes. But one home builder has…
Cheaper Temporary Housing Is Coming
Cheaper Temporary Housing Is Coming Homes & Real Estate April 30, 2014
Modern engineering has come up with a solution to deliver cheap temporary housing quickly in the wake of natural disasters.Reaction…
Gauging the recovery in housing values
Gauging the recovery in housing values Homes & Real Estate September 25, 2013
Here we are having been through a real estate cycle where everything was sizzling and then things fell off a…
Landowners get protection from government extortion
Landowners get protection from government extortion Homes & Real Estate July 24, 2013
In a long overdue move, the Supreme Court has stepped into to protect landowners from government extortion. Years ago, I…
The economics of solar are becoming more favorable
The economics of solar are becoming more favorable Building June 27, 2013
I feel very strongly that we as a country can do so much more on the energy independence front than…
The economics of solar are becoming more favorable
Len Penzo’s Consumer Blog on ClarkHoward.com Money & Credit April 18, 2013
Why Some Who Cut Expenses to the Bone Still Can't Make Ends Meet by Len Penzo of Len Penzo dot…
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