r/HomeImprovement

4.4M members
r/HomeImprovement is a subreddit with 4.4M members discussing topics like Contractor and Bathroom. Its distinguishing qualities are that the community is massive in size, and has crazy activity.
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Popular Topics in r/HomeImprovement

#1

Contractor

: "Best way or good excuse to politely get rid of a Contractor who has the potential to be dangerous?"
7 posts
#2

Bathroom

: "$17k to move this Bathroom wall 4 feet back (picture in comments)?"
7 posts
#3

Paint

: "Is it worth the cost to pay extra for a higher grade of exterior house Paint?"
6 posts
#4

Insulation

: "How to fish wires under Insulation (no attic access)"
5 posts
#5

Siding

: "Fiber Cement Siding Advice"
4 posts
#6

Door

: "New home build - Missing Door threshold."
4 posts
#7

Window

: "Need some help on Windows"
4 posts
#8

Ceiling

: "Why did Plastic Ceiling Medallions reach $50, and have people found better alternatives?"
4 posts
#9

Sump Pump

: "Best outdoor catch basin for Sump Pump and French drain?"
4 posts
#10

Leak

: "Ceiling by fireplace Leaking…begging for help"
4 posts

Popular Themes in r/HomeImprovement

#1
Advice Requests
: "Best way or good excuse to politely get rid of a contractor who has the potential to be dangerous?"
57 posts
#2
Pain & Anger
: "Fixed furnace with a $10 capacitor, HVAC wanted to put in new system. frustrating"
39 posts
#3
Solution Requests
: "Are elongated toilets a lot more comfortable than round toilets??"
25 posts
#4
Money Talk
: "How are you all paying for new windows?"
11 posts
#5
News
: "FYI: Home Depot has ended their 11% Menards rebate match"
1 post

Member Growth in r/HomeImprovement

Daily
+-1988 members(-0.0%)
Monthly
+611 members(0.0%)
Yearly
+349k members(8.6%)

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