Archive for May, 2016
It’s a simple fact that we all too easily grow bored with what we already have. This is particularly true when it comes to the homes in which we live. For this reason, it’s important to keep your home looking current and up to date, with a good amount of your own personality included. With that being said, the aesthetic of your home isn’t just about what it looks like on the inside. The outer appearance of your home is hugely important. In fact, some could say that your home’s landscape design and its surrounding lands is its first impression. Landscaping can make or break your home’s appearance. But when it comes to landscaping, you shouldn’t simply consider things like flowers and la
Are you a big do-it-yourselfer? Doing your own home renovation projects has a lot of benefits. DIYing it can be really enjoyable, gives you a great sense of accomplishment after you’ve finished, and can save you a bundle of cash when compared to paying a contractor to do the work. However, depending on the nature of the project, sometimes you end up needing tools that cost more than you save doing your own work. This is especially true when your project involves large equipment such as scaffolding and backhoes. We’re going to give you a little secret that will get you past this roadblock in your DIY home project: look into equipment rentals.
Home renovations are very exciting. Whether you were moving into a new home or revamping your existing one it’s great to be able to replace counter tops and kitchen designs that you were either bored of or never liked in the first place. However, there are several things that you want to keep in mind before you start the home remodeling process. This is especially true if they’re going to be room additions involved in your pl
These days, it seems like there’s a national day for just about anything and everything, with some seeming more important than others. For example, there’s National Boss Day, National Hot Dog Day, and National Free Hug Day. But if there’s one national day you should always appreciate and celebrate in some way, then National Arbor Day should definitely be one of them! You be wondering how or why you should honor this national day — or wondering what is actually is — but once you understand its significance and how it affect your everyday life, it’s easy to see why. And frankly, it’s another excuse to celebrate and party!
National Arbor Day is celebrate the last Friday of every April, which means it’s honored shortly after Earth Day. Like Earth Day, National Arbor Day is a day to honor the im
If you own your own home, you may be considering redoing the siding. If the siding on your home is worn out or old, it can detract about 10% from the value of your home. The good news is that you have a lot of siding options for your home.
Option 1: Vinyl Siding. This is an inexpensive way to improve the look of your home. It is also easy to maintain and is the most popular of the different siding options that you can select. This is also one of the more versatile of the types of house siding. It comes in a wide variety of colors and styles, which is part of why it is so popular in American homes. It also has a great return on investment. The average return on investment is almo
The windows of a house can be the biggest wasters of energy. Regions that experience very hot summers or piles of snow are likely to rely on their home’s HVAC system to keep the house temperature comfortable year round. Barring an accident with a flying projectile, most people do not bother with new window installation. But windows that are older than 15 years can stick in their frames, not protect against drafts, and do little to save the homeowner money on their monthly bills.
It Is Not Only About Storm Window Replacements.
While some window installation is completed solely with the view of improving safety, such as with storm Continue Reading No Comments