Blog

How to Create a Rustic Look with Paint

By | 2017-08-07T17:18:51+00:00 September 5th, 2017|Uncategorized|

With a nod toward Mother Nature, rustic style focuses on natural, rugged beauty. Emphasizing natural elements such as wood and stone, sturdy furnishings and an earth-inspired palette, rustic style is soothing and welcoming. You don’t have to have a cabin or a Craftsman style home to pull off the rustic look successfully. Even without heavy [...]

3 Reasons to Hire a Professional Painting Company

By | 2017-08-07T17:02:36+00:00 August 22nd, 2017|Uncategorized|

Like most homeowners, you probably consider your home your biggest investment and taking care of it is crucial. When it comes time to paint, you may find it tempting to do it yourself, but you may want to consider hiring a professional painting company to do the job. Here are three compelling reasons to hire [...]

Easy Weekend Projects for Your New Home

By | 2017-07-24T11:59:43+00:00 August 8th, 2017|House Maintaince, New Projects, Uncategorized|

It can be tough when everywhere you look there are summer projects that look like they’re too big to tackle, but you still want to make some small changes in your new home. A tiny project will give you a boost of confidence in your DIY skills while also making real progress towards making your [...]

Five Mistakes You Don’t Want to Make When Choosing Paint Colors

By | 2017-07-24T11:59:43+00:00 July 25th, 2017|New Projects, Painting Tips, What Paint to Use|

While painting your home isn’t a permanent change, it is something that can take a fair amount of time and expense, so it’s better to get it right the first time. How can you be sure you’re not making a bad decision when you’re picking out your type of paint or paint color? It’s best to [...]

How to Prepare to Paint Your Homes Exterior

By | 2017-05-26T18:00:58+00:00 July 11th, 2017|House Maintaince, Painting Tips, Uncategorized|

If you plan on selling your home, touching up or redoing the exterior, painting is a worthwhile project for increasing its curb appeal. That said, painting an exterior is not as simple as slapping on a coat of paint. If you want to do it right, the process starts with preparing your home for the project. [...]

How to Increase Your Home’s Curb Appeal with Paint

By | 2017-07-24T11:59:43+00:00 June 27th, 2017|House Maintaince, New Projects, Painting Tips, Uncategorized|

Whether they see your home on an online realtor’s listing or drive by your home on the way to work, it is going to be judged by many shoppers solely on its exterior appearance. What makes people decide to buy a home is a complex equation including location, style and pricing, but the color of [...]

Quick Tips to Prep Your Deck for a Summer of Fun

By | 2017-05-01T13:43:43+00:00 June 13th, 2017|House Maintaince, Uncategorized|

There’s just something about the spring and summer months that tempt you to head outdoors, but if your deck isn’t in the best shape your time there might be distracting instead of relaxing! Make the most of the long summer days when you have a deck that is ready for summer enjoyment with these quick [...]

Does the Color of My Home’s Exterior Affect the Temperature Inside My Home?

By | 2017-07-24T11:59:43+00:00 May 30th, 2017|House Maintaince, New Projects|

In the scorching hot middle of summer, you start looking for all kinds of ways to stay cool without turning down the air conditioner and paying a sky-high energy bill. Would you believe that something as straightforward as changing the exterior color of your home could make a significant difference in your comfort level during [...]

Enhance Your Home’s Curb Appeal with Accent Colors

By | 2017-07-24T11:59:43+00:00 May 16th, 2017|Uncategorized|

You’ve likely already been knee-deep in home improvement projects to get your home value up for a potential sale, but if no one is biting, then you may still have a lingering curb appeal problem. You don’t have to add exotic shrubbery or drop the price to get traction; you can start with adding accent [...]

Common Mistakes in DIY Cabinet Painting Projects

By | 2017-03-30T13:21:06+00:00 May 2nd, 2017|New Projects, Painting Tips|

There is a definite sense of accomplishment that comes with completing a DIY home improvement project. However, some tasks are better left to professionals who know how to do the job right the first time, which ultimately saves you time and money. Painting your cabinets may sound like one of the easier tasks for kitchen [...]