Finishing Your Basement and How to Keep the Cost Down

Unless you have unlimited funds it is always necessary to “count the cost” before beginning a major project like finishing your basement. The key of course is to know where you can and where you can’t “cut corners”. Whether you do all the construction work yourself or hire help costs can really add up. Here are a few steps to help keep costs down and still be able to have a basement that is beautiful, and a wallet that is just as full.

Kitchen & Bathroom Remodeling Tips

Remodeling a house adds a personalized touch and truly makes the home “yours.” That said, the idea of remodeling a house can cause mixed feelings about the whole task. The process can be as exciting as intimidating. The good news is that you can modernize your home all by yourself, with exquisite furniture and fixtures that offer your home a personality of […]

Choosing Window Treatments That Are Worth The Investment

The windows are the eyes to your home. They can look plain and simple or really add a special elegance to a room. This all depends on the type of window treatments you have in your home. They can be as elegant and extravagant or as simple as you like. From curtains to blinds and […]

How to Turn Your Small Spare Room into a Home Theater

Want a home theater but can’t figure out where you’d put it? You may consider that small spare room you never thought would work because of its size. Getting a home theater isn’t just about keeping up with Joneses; it’s about bringing the family together and building a space for bonding and fun. Here are some helpful […]

Appliance Repair or Replace: To Buy or Not To Buy?

Part of being a homeowner is dealing with the inevitable hardship that comes with appliances breaking down and falling into disrepair; however, it can be difficult to determine if the more economical solution is to have the item repaired or simply dispose of it and buy a brand new one. While buying brand new appliances […]

Should You Repair or Replace Your Roof?

Damage to your roof can occur suddenly or grow gradually over time.  It could take the form of slow rot in the plywood and gradual deterioration of the shingles, or be much more drastic in the form of storm damage or sudden impacts.  In any case, working on your roof can be an expensive task. […]