Dust Digest: home-improvement goodies across the web

Dussouchaud_2Enhancing curb appeal is best investment [Sarasota (Fla.) Herald-Tribune]

How can I create a faux brick wall in my home? [New York Times]

Homeowners grow more cautious on remodeling plans [MarketWatch]

Bidding may be becoming more competitive for remodeling projects [Kansas City (Mo.) Star]

Smoke alarm for hearing impaired will smell like horseradish [WSLS-TV]

Fuel cells make power for homes in Japan [San Francisco Chronicle]

Photovoltaic cells are still very green, comparative test shows [New York Times]

Easy ways to green your home [Domino]

(Photo: Hollywood Hills remodel / KPR)