Climate change is the hottest of hot topics at the moment, with climate change protests taking place in many different cities around the world. For those of us with families, it’s certainly a subject we should all be taking seriously and doing more for the environment in our own homes. With many US states experiencing some of the worst droughts in years, the amount of water we all use is coming under scrutiny. Many of us in the US take piped water for granted and in the rainiest cities, like … [Read more...] about 5 Easy Rules to Follow to Create the Perfect Eco-Friendly Bathroom
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Owning your own home means that you will have repairs that need to be made, improvements you may want to make, and entire rooms that you may want to renovate. Here is where you'll find all of our best advice on improving, repairing and renovating your homes.
It’s the height of spring, meaning that the days are going to get brighter and longer for the next few months. As such, that means that a harsh new light can be cast on home exteriors that have been left to fade over the past few months. However, it’s time to show the love and care your home needs with the following tips. Know your daily routine We moisturize, exfoliate, and care of our skin every day, so we should have a similar daily routine for our garden. Especially if you want a bright … [Read more...] about Give Your Home’s Face A Spa Treatment In Time For Summer
This is the perfect season to begin those DIY projects or home additions. First order of business is to come up with a game plan to not only gather the materials discarded from your job, but how to dispose of them properly once you are done with your project. Just as a construction company needs to be responsible for removing all of the waste that is produced at each job, you need to have an efficient manner in which you are able to get this done as well. So let's take an overview of DIY and … [Read more...] about Overview of DIY & Builders Waste Disposal Ideas
Insulation can allow you to keep your home warm without having to turn the heating on. Whilst installing insulation can be expensive, it’s an investment that soon pays off by reducing heating bills in the process. Here are just a few ways in which you can insulate your home. Invest In Loft Insulation The average home loses 25% of its heat through an uninsulated loft. When it comes to keeping heat from escaping, there are lots of insulation methods to choose from. Laying down thermal wool or … [Read more...] about Keep Your Home Warm With These Insulation Tips
Are you thinking about installing your new flooring yourself? I mean, all those great HGTV shows make it look so easy, how hard could it be, right? Before you jump head first into the process (only to give up and start looking for professional flooring installers in Dallas), consider these things. The folks on all those great home and garden shows that we all love manage to make this look super easy - simply because they actually do have plenty of experience or they have hidden help off … [Read more...] about Flooring Project 101: To DIY or Hire a Pro?