Change Your Home One Step at a Time

Change Your Home One Step at a Time

  • 2 Reasons to Have Double or Triple Glazed Windows

    If you need to get new windows, there are all kinds of options out there that you can choose from. A couple of choices are to get windows that are double glazed or triple glazed. Here are two reasons to go with one of these options.  Heating/Cooling Costs One reason to go with windows that are double or triple glazed is because they will actually cut your heating and cooling costs down.

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

    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 material and color choices. If you live in a Craftsman homes, you can help maintain its natural exterior or restore it to its correct color and material.

  • The Dos And Don'ts Of Improving Your Attic's Ventilation

    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 adequate. Before you improve the ventilation in your attic, here are a few dos and don'ts to keep in mind:

  • 4 Warning Signs That Your Sewer Needs To Be Cleaned

    You may not  think about all the work your sewer does until you have problems with it. It's likely that you count on your sewer to get the job done day in and day out without any concern. However, there are times when this plumbing component may need to be cleaned by a professional. This can allow it to stay in the best condition for continued service. By knowing some of the warning signs that typically indicate a sewer cleaning is due, this can prepare you for scheduling the appointment.

  • Common Commercial HVAC Issues You Need To Be Aware Of

    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 Airflow One major problem with businesses is having inconsistent airflow throughout the building. Your office manager shouldn't be burning up while your receptionists are freezing.

  • About Me

    Change Your Home One Step at a Time

    The best way to handle major home renovations is to take them one step at a time. Instead of trying to change your whole home at once, start small. I started with the guest bathroom, then the guest bedroom, then moved on to my kids’ rooms, my bedroom, and the living room. Now I’m working on remodeling the kitchen. I started this blog to help other people who are attempting major home renovations. I’ll show you how to change your whole home by breaking it up into manageable chunks. Wondering which kitchen counters are right for you, or how to add more space to your bedroom? We’ll go over the pros and cons of different materials and discuss DIY renovation projects. Before you know it, you’ll have created your dream home.