What Can I Do With a Non-Load Bearing Wall-

What Can I Do With a Non-Load Bearing Wall?

Many homeowners are now opting for an open floor plan, which has its benefits. But they're also missing out on the advantages of having non-load bearing walls. They have both functional and aesthetic applications, which you can get without ruining…
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Crawl Space Heater- Do You Need One-

Crawl Space Heater: Do You Need One?

Usually built from one to three feet off the ground, a crawl space isn't accessed frequently. But many savvy homeowners have found ways to make use of the space. A crawl space is an area many homeowners and renters use…
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Crawl Space Door Options for Your Home

Because you’re not a kid anymore, your current crawl space doorholds zero fantasy value for secretive club housing or creative little brother torment. It’s a significant area that can make or break the very integrity of your home and its…
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YWH Load-Bearing Wall

What Is a Load-Bearing Wall?

If you're watching HGTV, you may, like me, wonder what Chip and Joanna Gaines have against walls (just kidding, guys). But the open-floor concept that is very "in" right now requires distinguishing which walls are load-bearing and which aren't.  As…
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YWH Geothermal Heat 2017

Geothermal Heat Pros and Cons

We've come to the end of Your Wild Home's series on energy sources. If you're just jumping in, make sure to check out the articles on Coal, Oil, Gas, Solar, and Wind too! Let me know what you think of the series in the comments below!…
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YWH Wind Heat 2017

Wind-Powered Heat Pros and Cons

We're coming to the end of our energy series! So far, we've covered Coal, Oil, Gas, and Solar. Let me know what you think of this article & the series overall in the comments below! Despite governmental changes and lower natural gas prices, renewable energy…
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YWH Solar Heat 2017

Solar Heat Pros and Cons

Just jumping into our little energy series? Make sure to check out what I've covered so far on Coal, Oil, and Gas. Let me know what you think of the series so far by leaving a comment! Do you want to go green…
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YWH Gas Heat 2017

Gas Heat Pros and Cons

Hey there! If you're just catching up, I'm doing a series on energy sources! I recently covered coal and oil. Coming up are solar, wind, and geothermal energy. Hope you enjoy... Make sure to comment and let me know what…
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YWH Oil Heat 2017

Oil Heat Pros and Cons

If you just jumped in, I'm examining the pros and cons of different energy sources on Your Wild Home. I recently covered coal, and will be covering gas, solar, wind, and geothermal energy in upcoming posts.  Let me know what…
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YWH Coal Heat 2017

Coal Heat Pros and Cons

In an effort to understand how humans impact the Earth, over the next few posts on Your Wild Home, I'll be examining the pros and cons of different energy sources. I'll be covering coal, oil, gas, solar, wind, and geothermal…
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