Change Your Home One Step at a Time

Staying On Top Of Your Craftsman Exterior: Keep Your Old House Looking New And Authentic

19 October

Craftsman — or arts and crafts — homes are some of the jewels of the early 20th century home building trends. The interiors feature beautiful wood floors, expertly designed built-in shelves and cabinets, lovely wooden beams, and plenty of windows for natural light. Craftsman homes embraced nature, and this was true even in the exterior […]

The Dos And Don’ts Of Improving Your Attic’s Ventilation

11 August

From reducing the excess moisture throughout your home to saving money on your energy bills and extending the life of your roofing shingles, there are several benefits to providing your attic with proper ventilation. Unfortunately, many homeowners are unsure about how to improve the ventilation in their own attic, or simply assume their present ventilation is […]

Common Commercial HVAC Issues You Need To Be Aware Of

15 July

As a business owner, making sure your customers and employees are comfortable needs to be a top priority. To do this, you need to ensure your HVAC system is running efficiently during extreme temperatures. Make sure you know these common commercial HVAC issues so you can fix them and keep everyone comfortable and happy. Inconsistent […]

Bathroom Renovations For Fun And Profit: The Right Choices To Maximize Your Return

24 May

Today’s popular television shows make it look like investing money into your home is always a winning financial investment. However, the part that many people seem to forget is that the experts on these shows know exactly how to get the largest return for their budget. In real life, a novice that doesn’t have a […]

3 Firewood Tips That Will Help You Get the Most Out of Your New Fireplace

27 April

No matter how advanced home heating options become, there will never be anything quite like snuggling up in front of a crackling fireplace on a cold day. There’s something comforting about the sound, smell, and feel of a real fire. That alone is a good reason to install a fireplace to supplement your home heating […]

Stop Your Dog From Peeing On — And Damaging — Your Air Conditioner

21 March

If you have a dog, you’ll probably be letting it outside more frequently as spring comes and the temperature warms up. If your dog is a male, this could spell trouble for your air conditioner. Here’s how male dogs damage AC units, along with how to prevent your pooch from harming your air conditioner. Male […]

How To Clean And Maintain Your Wood Dock

19 February

Just as you clean and maintain your boat, you should also clean and maintain the dock that holds your boat. Your dock is an expensive and important part of your boating hobby, so take care of it to preserve its value. Here are some instructions to help you clean and maintain your boat dock to help […]

Make Your Own Inexpensive Marble Cleaning Products

30 January

In order to keep your marble looking great, it will need to be properly cared for and cleaned. If you improperly clean it, it can become scratched or discolored. Unfortunately, marble cleaning products that you buy in the store can be pricey. However, you don’t have to spend a ton to keep your marble looking […]

3 Plumbing Technologies That Can Drastically Reduce Your Water Usage

12 January

In response to the severe drought conditions in the western United States, people in states such as California are being required to reduce their water usage by as much as 36%. Fortunately, you don’t need to make radical changes to your lifestyle to reduce your water usage; you just need to make changes to your […]

3 Mistakes People Make When Building A Property And How To Avoid Them

18 December

Building a home from scratch is many people’s dream; however, the reality is that the process is much more difficult than it first seems. Below are three common mistakes people make when building a home and how to avoid them: Building an Unsalable Home It may be a little difficult to consider the resale value of your […]