Keeping your home and yard looking good is probably one of your main concerns. A well-manicured lawn and flower bed overflowing with bright flowers can certainly enhance the appearance of your home. That being said, no amount of landscaping can make up for a house badly in need of a fresh coat of paint. Don’t overlook… Read More
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… Read More
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… Read More
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. Aesthetics Many garage doors are of steel or wood manufactured in a basic panel design. Steel, in particular, often comes in neutral shades… Read More
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… Read More
Decks suffer continual exposure to sun, wind, temperature changes and severe weather. Due to these environmental stresses, as well as normal use, they need to be maintained and refinished to keep them looking good. Here are some tips to get your worn-out deck looking like new again. After years of use and harsh weather, your… Read More