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How to Properly Clean Your Painted Walls

By | 2017-10-16T20:15:32+00:00 October 19th, 2017|House Maintaince, Uncategorized|

Regardless of if you see it at first glance or not, your walls can become covered in oil residue, dirt and dust without you even knowing it. In fact, your walls are not as clean as you may think. Try removing a picture that’s been hanging on the wall. Yep, that square is what clean looks like. That’s what your wall looked like on [...]

Surprise Your College Student With a Bedroom Makeover

By | 2017-09-20T15:55:28+00:00 October 5th, 2017|Uncategorized|

When a kid goes away to college, a very important question remains — what do you do with their bedroom? Amidst the packing, planning, and occasional crying, parents don’t always think about what to do with the spare room. If your student is coming back for the summer, they’ll probably still need a place to [...]

Why Fall is a Great Time to Paint Your Home

By | 2017-09-20T15:53:48+00:00 September 21st, 2017|Uncategorized|

Are you thinking about painting the exterior of your house? A surprisingly important part of the process is deciding when you should start the big project. Exterior paint is designed to be durable, but it is also highly susceptible to moisture and temperature during the drying/curing stage. Paint at the wrong time, and that paint [...]

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 [...]