Local veteran receives home upgrade from SIR Home Improvements

Adelicia Caree

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) – We have a well-deserved and heartwarming story to share with you today about a veteran who just received some much-needed home improvement to his home.

Sgt. James Hurley served in the Iraq War and then faced a large legal battle, involving a bank and mortgage lender who seized his home, when he returned back to West Michigan. Under federal law, he was supposed to be protected from such actions.

We talked to Sgt. James Hurley about being chosen to receive new upgrades to his bathroom, through the help of a local business, SIR Home Improvements,

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Hoo-Rizons: Former Volleyball Star Wants You to Avoid Home Improvement Disasters

Adelicia Caree

Building a rock wall and fire pit area can sound like a fairly simple home-improvement project, right? You do a little Googling and find some names of landscapers or stonemasons who seem to have received good customer reviews, and who perhaps have some impressive photographic evidence of previous work on their social media pages.

Voila! You’re roasting marshmallows, making S’mores and singing campfire songs with your kids in no time, all while patting yourself on the back about how much value you’ve added to your home when it comes resale time.

But then you examine that rock wall a little

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Home improvement store Menards opens Morgantown (West Virginia) location; 207,000 square feet | WV News

Adelicia Caree

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (WV News) — Home improvement store Menards has opened its newest location in Morgantown. The store has a 207,000-square-foot shopping space, as well as an exterior lumber yard.

“It’s big,” said Mark Lange, the new store’s general manager.

Monday was the first day of operation, and Lange said that first impressions have been positive so far.

“Everybody is loving how clean and bright it is, and we’re just getting started,” Lange said. “Come on out, walk around the store and take a look at what we have to offer.”

Menards is located at 351 Brattice Drive in the

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Discovery, Lowe’s link for home improvement | News

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Discovery US Hispanic has signed a multi-year deal with home-improvement retailer Lowe’s, through which the latter will provide exclusive home-improvement content for the factual broadcaster’s portfolio of channels.

The main focus of the partnership will be Spanish-language channel Hogar de HGTV, but Lowe’s will also have exclusivity in the home-improvement category across channels including Discovery en Español and Discovery Familia.

Lowe’s will be integrated into select Discovery US Hispanic original productions throughout 2021. Key original titles include Hogar Stars, in which passionate home designers put their skills to the test through a series of creative challenges as they aim to

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5 home improvement projects from Texas YouTube star April Wilkerson

Adelicia Caree

April Wilkerson, a Texas Hill Country resident, has made a name for herself as an expert Do-It-Yourselfer on YouTube.

Her DIY woodworking and metalworking jobs (and instructional videos) have inspired others to build or take on their own home improvement projects.

Now, Wilkerson will have the opportunity to inspire even more people through a new show on The History Channel. Debuting on Tuesday, Feb. 23 at 9 p.m. CST, “Assembly Required,” features Wilkerson, Tim Allen and Richard Karn of “Home Improvement” fame.

The hour-long weekly show will be a competition of sorts, pitting guests against each other as they

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Lebanon club plans home improvement sale | Local

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The Boys & Girls Clubs of the Greater Santiam will hold a home improvement sale on Saturday and Sunday, Feb. 27-28.

The non-profit organization received a generous donation from the Lowe’s distribution center which made the sale possible. Executive director Kris Latimer said there are four semi-tractor trailer loads of goods available for purchase.

“There is laminate and wood flooring, lots of ceramic tile, a lot of bathroom and kitchen fixtures, generators, hand tools, power tools,” Latimer said.

A full list of items can be found online at https://bgcgreatersantiam.org.

In addition to the wide range of home and garden

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