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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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Chemical Grouting Is Great For Your Construction Needs
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How To Select The Right Home Builder For Your Custom Home
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4 Painting Trends For Your Home
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Chemical Grouting Is Great For Your Construction Needs

When building a structure, one of the most important factors is longevity; it's never the goal to construct a building that will collapse shortly after completion. If chemical grouting was recommended to you for your project, it's to ensure that the latter scenario does not happen to you. If you're unfamiliar with this process, learn more about it and how it can help you with your construction needs. Chemical Grouting Read More 

How To Select The Right Home Builder For Your Custom Home

Purchasing a home is a dream come true for many people today. It's even more special when you create something from the ground up. For this project, you'll need to hire a custom home builder. Choosing this specialist will be easy when you keep these tips in mind.  Look Into Past Work  It's often said that past work is a good predictor of future success, and this couldn't be any more true in regards to home builders. Read More 

4 Painting Trends For Your Home

Paint is one of the cheapest ways to update a home. Paint goes a long way in changing the look of just about any room in your home. It's an easy way to update your home as well, rather than doing a lot of renovation. If you can paint yourself, that's great, but if you can't paint a wall without streaks being left behind, or aren't able to paint straight lines - leave the work to the pros. Read More 

Roofing Tips For New Homeowners Buying Older Homes

Learning the parts of your roof is very important, especially if you are buying an older home. Understanding the different roofing parts in your older home will assist you in knowing your roof's structural integrity and which changes you need to make. Here are some tips of what you need to know. Truss – the skeleton of your roof is the plywood lying under the roof. Check to see whether the plywood is solidly nailed to the truss, which is also known as rafters. Read More 

Benefits to Choosing Spray Foam Over Other Types of Insulation

If you live in an old and drafty home, you may want to invest in some new insulation. Effective insulation can save you a ton of money on your energy bills and it can make your house seem quieter as well. And, spray foam insulation is one of the best options you can pick. Keep reading to learn about a few benefits that can help you make your insulation choice. Read More