Change Your Home One Step at a Time

Change Your Home One Step at a Time

  • Four Reasons To Collect Aluminum For Recycling

    These days, it's hard to turn a corner without seeing some sort of advertisement regarding the importance of recycling. But these ads and encouragements are usually quite non-specific. They encourage you to recycle because doing so will help save the planet or reduce waste. While these reasons are certainly true, they're also pretty vague -- so it's hard to visualize the exact benefit your recycling will have. It's more helpful to look at recycling on a per-material level.

  • Got Mulch? The Hidden Benefits Of This Versatile Ground Cover

    It's perfect for lining flower gardens, it works wonders for weed control, and it holds moisture like it's nobody's business–mulch could easily be considered one of the most popular landscape materials in the country. If you are like most homeowners, you have at least one mulched area somewhere on your property. However, just because you are familiar with mulch and have used it a time or two, it does not mean that you know everything about it.

  • Don't Want To Trim Your Tree? Here's How It Can Damage Your Roof

    If a large tree towers over your roof and you don't know if you should trim or cut the tree just yet, you probably should go ahead and do so now. Even if the tree appears strong and stable now, it could cause problems for your roof later. Tree branches could fall on your roof during a severe storm, or leaves could cover your shingles and trap moisture. All of these potentially dangerous situations place you and your home's safety at risk.

  • What Else, Besides Coffee, Should You Offer At Your Coffee Shop?

    If you want to start a coffee shop that appeals to a wide audience, it's important to realize that not everything is about the coffee. There will be many patrons who love the coffee shop environment but who dislike coffee or can't drink it. And then there will be regulars who occasionally want something other than coffee, and they trust you to provide a delicious alternative. Here are some of the other beverages every coffee shop should consider.

  • 3 Trends To Consider When Investing In Custom Kitchen Cabinets

    Making the choice to update your kitchen can be a great way to add function and value to your home. Upgrading from generic builder's cabinets to custom kitchen cabinets can give your remodeled space an elegant and polished look. If you are planning to invest in custom cabinets for your kitchen, here are three trends to keep in mind as you decide on a design for your custom units in the future.

  • 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.