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Remodeling? Don’t Forget About Your Ceiling Design

By | 2017-07-24T11:59:44+00:00 January 10th, 2017|New Projects|

When it comes to sprucing up a room, changing the ceiling design can make a big impact. With many options to choose from, you can find a ceiling style to perfectly suit each room and add visual appeal. If trying out a new ceiling design is part of your next remodeling project, keep the following [...]

How to Paint Your House to Get the Most Resale Value

By | 2016-12-12T21:06:20+00:00 December 27th, 2016|House Maintaince, Painting Tips|

One of the most important things to remember when selling a home is that you have to look at it from the buyer's point of view, not just your own. This is especially true in the colors you choose for the interior and exterior walls. Studies have shown that color evokes an emotional response in [...]

Color Your World with a Fresh Coat of Paint This Holiday Season

By | 2016-12-12T21:02:23+00:00 December 13th, 2016|Painting Tips, What Paint to Use|

It’s hard to believe the holidays are right around the corner! Family and friends will soon be gathering at your home to celebrate together. It is a special time of year and everything that you are surrounded by should feel that way, too.  […]

5 Ways to Prepare Your Home for Winter

By | 2017-07-24T11:59:44+00:00 November 21st, 2016|House Maintaince|

Old Man Winter is heading our way whether we like it or not, so it’s high time to prepare for his arrival and the upcoming holidays. Fall is the perfect time to take stock of your home and make a handy checklist of tasks necessary to keep it in tip-top shape during the winter. Not sure [...]

What’s the Deal With Lead and Paint?

By | 2016-11-02T20:10:49+00:00 November 7th, 2016|House Maintaince, Painting Tips|

If your home was built earlier than 1978, it probably contains lead paint. The same goes for vintage children’s toys, furniture and shelves purchased at flea markets or found in grandma’s attic. Lead-based paint was banned federally in 1978,  with some states instituting an earlier ban, but it was widely used throughout the United States [...]

5 Reasons You Should Hire a Pro to Paint Your Kitchen Cabinets

By | 2017-07-24T11:59:44+00:00 October 13th, 2016|New Projects, Painting Tips, Uncategorized|

As you look around your kitchen, you might realize that you're tired of the hum-drum cabinets that have been staring back at you for years. Wouldn't it be nice to spruce them up with a little paint? Paint covers many sins, as the saying goes, and that includes scratches in the finish of your wood [...]

Clean or Replace? Signs Your Gutters Need More than a Good Scrubbing

By | 2016-09-26T14:50:51+00:00 September 29th, 2016|House Maintaince|

The smell of fall is in the air — crisp, cooler weather, pumpkin spice and ripe apples. Fall is also the time when many families decide to kick off a few home improvement projects as the hot summer sun is finally ready to give it a rest. Keeping up with home maintenance projects such as [...]

Get Your Man Cave Ready for Football Season

By | 2017-07-24T11:59:44+00:00 September 7th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Watching football with friends is one of the great joys of adult life, but when you have to do it in the living room with your kids (and significant other) tripping over you, walking in front of the screen and generally driving you crazy … well, some of the enjoyment just melts away. Even if [...]

School’s Starting! Get Ready with These Great Tips for Your Family

By | 2016-08-24T15:04:29+00:00 August 24th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Summertime is fun time, and getting back into the grind of the school year can be tough on parents and kids alike. From ditching midnight bedtimes to being more structured with your time, it can be difficult to pop back into the swing of things. Here are a few tips that can help make this [...]

Deck Maintenance Tips for the End of Summer

By | 2017-07-24T11:59:44+00:00 August 9th, 2016|House Maintaince|

Late summer is the perfect time to throw a barbecue or get-together on your deck. There’s nothing quite like firing up the grill on a warm late summer day and enjoying some delicious food and good company. As you plan for your next gathering, make sure you do a little deck maintenance to get your deck [...]