Top 10 Remodeling Budget Busters
Homeowners show off their cost-cutting remodeling results on Beyond the Box. Creative individuals challenge themselves to find inexpensive materials and use them in innovative ways.
Hide CaptionShow CaptionGutter rails and fluorescent lights warm up this room.
Before you think about installing a bunch of expensive recessed lighting, or up-lights, in your home, check out this idea: A California homeowner took regular external gutters, painted them, mounted them to her wall and put in fluorescent lights. They work just like any expensive up-lighting systems, but they cost just $50.