Spend a lazy afternoon browsing Houzz or Pinterest and you will see lovely pictures of elegant, updated kitchens. Look at them long enough and you might come down with a serious case of kitchen-remodeling fever. Combine that fever with a DIY spirit and you are ready to take on major projects such as replacing an out […]
Right now, you might be enjoying the cooler breezes of fall while sipping a pumpkin spice latte, but the big holidays are just around the corner. The weekends from Halloween to Christmas seem like a non-stop whirlwind of parties, decorating, house guests and large family dinners. Before you deck the halls and hang the Christmas lights, take a […]
They say that the devil is in the details, and when it comes to painting, they are not far off the mark. Now that summer is winding down, it is time to think about fall painting projects to make your home pop and keep it protected from winter’s wrath.
Knock on Wood
The summer weather can be rough on doors, and fall […]
Giving your home a fresh coat of paint can be quite the undertaking, but there are times when it’s definitely worth the work you have to put in. We have some suggestions on when it’s a good idea to paint your house.
Thinking About Selling?
For homes that are on the market or about to go up […]
Garage doors are often a prominent feature of a home’s street presenting side. With an updated paint job, you can benefit from an upscale look while extending the life of the door.
Many garage doors are of steel or wood manufactured in a basic panel design. Steel, in particular, often comes in neutral shades of white […]
The small details of your home are what form the baseline for everything else around them. For a home’s exterior, you have likely given some thought to the color of the siding, roofing, doorways, window trim, shutters and so forth. One often overlooked element of every building is essential for their survival: rain gutters. Whether your gutters have […]
While spring and fall are the perfect seasons for exterior painting projects, some projects can certainly be tackled as summer winds down. These projects are quick and easy and can usually be accomplished in just a few hours on a sunny afternoon. Don’t let the small time investment fool you. The impact they can have […]
Many factors can affect your mood. Physical factors such as hunger, sleepiness, and stress can put us in a bad mood. Environmental factors like an unexpected warm, sunny day in the middle of winter can improve your mood. Studies have shown that the colors you surround yourself with can also affect your mood. So, if […]
If you want to avoid passing through a water fall each time you leave your house during a rain storm, you should consider having gutters added to the exterior of your home. Gutters are great way to make your home safer, more accessible and better protected from harmful erosion.
Rain gutters are definitely not the most […]
Exterior painting is a huge project that many people will put off as long as possible. However, this is one project you should not put off too long, or you will literally miss your chance.
When to Paint
Exterior painting should be done in the summer or up until early fall. The reason behind this is that […]