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With fall in the air, your thoughts may turn to what needs to be done to your home before winter sets in. Many tasks are done much more easily when the weather is still nice. Plus, taking care of routine maintenance tasks now can save you aggravation and money down the road. Read more
Seattle has become a hub for home-improvement marketplaces with, and, as well as a division of Zillow known as Digs active in the region. Elsewhere, Angie’s List, Houzz and a big entrance by Google in August have made the industry a crowded space. Read more
Porch—the fast-growing home-improvement network that connects construction and repair professionals to homeowners—relies on people. The company's network boasts 3.8 million professionals, and its platform has facilitated 140 million home improvement projects. It's also forged partnerships with the likes of Lowe's and the Better Business Bureau. Read more
Two years ago, Porch started out as a platform that allowed you to see what kind of remodeling projects people in our neighborhood were doing to their houses and how much they paid for it. Today, the company offers a far wider range of service and now also helps you find the right people to work on your home projects. Because it now verifies those pros, it’s now able to offer a $1,000 guarantee for all the work done in your house by a Porch verified pro. Read more
This curated leaderboard of private companies with a valuation of between $500M and $1B is based on CrunchBase data. The list is updated whenever a new company reaches that valuation range or there is a change in valuation for a company already on the leaderboard. Read more

Contributed articles

I bought one of those beautiful, fluffy white shag rugs you see in every shelter magazine but it’s looking dingy and dirty. Can I hire a carpet cleaner or should I just rent a steam cleaner? Read more
If you love creating unique scents for your home, and love changing up your home scents, you know that it’s really easy to spend money on candles, oils and faux fragrances. Here are some easy ways to add a lovely aroma to your home without spending too much money. In fact, some of these make great hostess gifts or holiday gifts. Read more
Whether you live in a farmhouse or modern home, decorating for fall means adding cozy blankets, festive wreaths and garlands, and plenty of pumpkins. For those of you who find the fall season frantic and busy with kids heading back to school and the holidays fast approaching, decorating your home may be the last thing on your list. Read more


Alaska Airlines, Cintas, CVS Health, Hilton Worldwide, HMSHost, JCPenney, JPMorgan Chase, Lyft, Macy’s, Microsoft,, Potbelly Sandwich Shop, Starbucks, Taco Bell, Target, Walgreens and Walmart Come Together With the Goal to Create the Nation’s Largest Employer-Led Coalition to Hire or Train 100,000 Opportunity Youth. First Opportunity Fair & Forum Coming to Chicago on Aug. 13, Hosted by Common Read more

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