As a homeowner, it can seem like there are endless projects to be done around your house. From large projects to small touch-ups, the “To Do” list can be endless. Full tear-out renovations projects are a dream for many people but do not necessarily work easily with your budget. The largest priority with any home reno project is to make a worthwhile investment that will give … [Read more...] about Affordable Home Renovations That Can Help You Update Your Space
Okay, so it’s summer; however, fall is nearly here, and winter will definitely be on the way soon after (sorry). On a personal note, I'm ready for fall to arrive. I've had it with the high humidity here in the Southeast! There’s really no better time than now to get your home in order and ready for the change in weather, temperature, and the added cost these seasons may bring. … [Read more...] about Preparing Your Home Now For a Cozy Cold Season
5 Essential Home Repairs You Need to Do Before Selling Your Home Preparing a home for sale can be quite a daunting task especially for first-time sellers. It’s easy to miss many aspects of wear and tear that have happened to your house over the previous years. But when you decide to put your house on the market, the reality of the state of your home hits you. You know very … [Read more...] about 5 Essential Home Repairs Before Selling Your Home
5 Things You Must Repair In Your New House and Why Moving to a new house is always an exciting experience. The new location, organizational ideas, decoration possibilities! But before you settle into your new home or start arranging and decorating your furniture and stuff, a few maintenance tasks need to be carried out. Even if the house is newly built, this inspection is … [Read more...] about 5 Things You Must Repair In Your New House and Why
It can be frustrating and disheartening to discover mold patches inside your home. A lot of homeowners are at a loss when dealing with mold growth. More often than not they can’t understand why the indoor environment has become ideal for mold spores. After all; last time you’ve checked, there wasn’t any damp stain on the wall or the ceiling. You’ve also changed all your windows … [Read more...] about Where Does Mold Come From?
When you purchase your first home, you probably put a lot of time, effort and also money into improving it. You might renovate the house, you might install new appliances and you could even change the entire decor arrangement. Because of all the time and affection you pour into your home, it can make you feel like you need to personally attend to damage and repairs. For … [Read more...] about Are DIY Home Repairs Worth Your Time?
Our friends to the north in Toronto, Canada are still experiencing colder than normal temperatures, even though we are almost midway through April. Thankfully we have started a warming trend here in Virginia, so Toronto, this one is for you! Few emergencies can leave you feeling as helpless as a late night plumbing disaster will, and the last thing you want to be doing, … [Read more...] about 4 Qualities to Look For In A Great Plumber
As much as you may try to take care of your home, if you have a few kids and a dog or two, it is easy for it to get a little battered and worn-out over the years. However, your home is supposed to be a relaxing and welcoming place, and just because it’s easy for you to let it get into a bit of a state, it doesn’t mean that you have leave it like that, or that you should. … [Read more...] about How To Give Your Home A New Lease On Life
Although dreaming up home renovations ideas is extremely exciting, the hard part commences when you implement these ideas. A good place to start is putting your ideas down on paper and evaluating where things need to be further fleshed out. When you get to a point where you feel your DIY idea is starting to transform into a viable project, it’s time to consider what you can do … [Read more...] about The Dos and Don’ts of DIY – When Should You Call a Professional?