There is no better diversion to get through the long Winter days, especially in the cold-weather states, than to think of the warmer weather ahead and devise a plan for renovations to your home. There are probably a few ideas you already have bouncing around in your head. But, if you’re thinking smaller projects with […]
In the Winter time while you hunker down in the house in an easy chair perusing back issues of “House Beautiful” or scoping out home improvement sites on your laptop, there are bound to be home remodeling questions. That’s why home shows are so popular as you can get up close and personal with the […]
If you live in a cold-weather state, Winter has surely announced its arrival and you now know that the cold and drafty rooms in your house were not just a fluke as a result of the Polar-Vortex last year.
Mother Nature has served up some wacky weather this past year hasn’t she? We’ve seen the horrendous Winter of 2013-2014, earthquakes, tornadoes, floods and mudslides. Now, finally the Winter of 2014-2015 has come calling, thus everyone has endured their fair share of brutal weather all across this USA.
The kitchen is the hub bub of the home for most families. Long after the kids are gone, they’ll come back to visit and find nothing has changed inside the cupboards since they left home. Sure, the pantry items are different, and maybe even not so plentiful since the family has downsized, but the glassware […]
It has to be the color blue, of course… pink is for girls, blue is for boys, or that’s the way we’ve thought it should be… for eons anyway. But, even if you decide that blue is the way to go for a bedroom that is slated for one boy or multiple boys, it does […]
The paint jobs in heavy-traffic areas of a home often take a beating, especially when kids are present. It is a rare child’s room that has no scuff marks, handprints or even dings somewhere in it. So, you can expect to need to repaint these rooms more often than other areas of the house.
Through the years the number one color homeowners have chosen for small rooms has traditionally been white, off-white or even sometimes being so bold as to choose cream. Well, there is nothing wrong with that thinking, of course, and these colors go with everything, but it is now time to expand your horizons.
It is a well-known fact that the easiest and cheapest DIY project that you can undertake to improve the look of your home is painting. It is a home improvement as well as a routine maintenance task that many Americans do to beautify their home.