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Learning From Home Renovations

Although I am not a professional contractor, I have worked with more than a few during my 40 years as a homeowner. In fact, I have had 3 kitchens, 7 bathrooms, and 2 master bedrooms renovated over the years. Because some of the experiences were a breeze, I found myself addicted to customizing my homes. If you are thinking about getting a little work done on your home, it is a good idea to learn as much about construction as you can. After all, how will you choose a new garage door opener if you aren't familiar with the different types? Understanding the materials and how to choose a contractor might streamline your renovation.

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3 Ways Improving Your Attic Can Help Your Entire Home
15 November 2017

The attic is often overlooked but is actually an i

How A Waterproof Membrane Keeps Your Basement Dry
11 October 2017

There are a few different approaches your contract

Four Things To Know Before Adding Windows To Your Garage Door
11 September 2017

First off, why should you add windows to your gara

Four Tips For Painting Your Home's Interior
9 August 2017

Interior painting projects can be a task that ever

Understanding And Attending To Low Well Water Pressure
24 July 2017

If you have a private well on your property, then

3 Ways Improving Your Attic Can Help Your Entire Home

The attic is often overlooked but is actually an important aspect of your home that has a huge impact on its energy efficiency, as well as keeping your roof in good repair. Making a few improvements to your attic will therefore have a positive effect on your home at large. Here are a few ideas for attic improvements that will make the most impact: Adding Attic Insulation Improves Your Energy Efficiency Read More 

How A Waterproof Membrane Keeps Your Basement Dry

There are a few different approaches your contractor can take for waterproofing your basement. The contractor takes into account what's causing the problem to figure out the most effective solution. A waterproof membrane barrier might be chosen alone or along with another waterproofing method to keep water from seeping through the concrete walls. Waterproof membranes can be installed inside or outside the home. Here's how they work. Installation On An Exterior Wall Read More 

Four Things To Know Before Adding Windows To Your Garage Door

First off, why should you add windows to your garage door? Windows on the garage door add a significant amount of curb appeal to your home. They make your home appear more welcome and they even add natural light in your garage space, making it safer to park in and out of and even work in. However, before adding garage door windows to your garage, you should know these four things: Read More 

Four Tips For Painting Your Home’s Interior

Interior painting projects can be a task that every homeowner will have to do at some point or another. When it comes time to paint your home's interior, you may be able to avoid some commonly encountered issues if you make it a point to follow some basic painting guidelines and tips. Appreciate The Benefits Of Hiring Professional Interior Painters Before you make the decision to paint your home's interior without professional help, you will need to carefully consider the benefits of using these services and the challenges that will come from attempting to paint your home's interior. Read More 

Understanding And Attending To Low Well Water Pressure

If you have a private well on your property, then you may spend a good deal of time each month maintaining the various parts and pieces of the water system that allows clean water to flow in and through your house. If you notice a specific issue or problem with the well, then you certainly need to take the time to investigate the issue. This is something that needs to be done when you notice your water pressure dropping significantly. Read More