Could your home benefit from these small projects?
Your driveway is an important part of your home. It offers passage into your garage, space for parking, and a smooth surface for playing basketball or riding bikes. Your driveway also has aesthetic appeal, as it can enhance (or detract from) your home's appearance.
The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) projected home improvement cost for this 2014, and the numbers are surprising to some.
Home improvements let you personalize your living space, update your mechanical systems, and add to the value of your home. They also increase your home's basis, which is an important factor when eventually sold. Be prepared for tax time and home emergencies by keeping track of your home improvements.
While more recent trends in building have attempted to bring the porch back into fashion, the deck has become both the symbol and center for entertaining over the last twenty years.
You’ve done enough research to know you’re going need multiple resources, a plumber, an electrician and a carpenter. To get this done right, you’re going to need a good contractor. Before you panic, here are the things you need to know about hiring a contractor
Your home is an investment and knowing how to properly maintain it makes good financial sense. By learning how to do your own home improvements, you can save money on repairs and upgrades. You also have more control over your home projects and will be better prepared to hire professionals for the jobs that are [...]
When it comes time to sell you’ll want your bathrooms to be a show place.
Replacing home appliances is expensive. And while nothing lasts forever, there are some steps you can take to extend the life of your appliances. Not only will they last longer, you are likely to avoid costly repairs along the way. Refrigerators Refrigerators will last about 13 years. One of the best ways to extend the [...]
Mold and mildew are common problems. Battling and preventing from starting to grwo is really just about controlling and managing the moisture in your home.