Projects to Boost the Value of Your Home Part 1

Increasing the value of your house is beneficial, whether you’re looking to sell it or you would like to feel more at home in your home.  Some of these projects are actually easier than you’d think!  There are many simple ways to revamp and upgrade the rooms in your house that could help increase its value.  Whether you choose to hire it out or do it yourself, these projects will […]

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Tips for Your Small Bathroom Remodel

Organizing and fitting everything into your small bathroom can feel like one very difficult jigsaw puzzle. Solving problems like where to position the toilet, sink, bath, and shower so they meet code all while allowing for storage (where is the extra toilet paper?!) and elbow room can be quite tricky. However, a bathroom, albeit small, can add a lot of value to your home. Here are some tips that will […]

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6 Easy Ways to Boost Your Home’s Curb Appeal

You only get one chance to make a first impression.  Your home is the same way. There are many easy and inexpensive ways to boost your home’s curb appeal. Upping your home’s curb appeal can not only make or break your sale (if you’re selling), but it also can give your house a nice, attractive look that you can be proud of.  Here are six simple updates that will enhance […]

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6 Bathroom Trends of 2018

For many people, the bathroom is more than a place to freshen up.  It is your very own, personal spa where you can relax and the stresses of life can melt away.  When you are remodeling your bathroom, you are not just creating a simple water closet and shower.   You are creating a spa-like retreat for you and your guests. Whether you’re building a new house or you are […]

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Popular Home Styles – Part 2

Today, we’re continuing our break down, history and descriptions of popular home styles.  If you missed part 1, be sure to read it here! Ranch/Rambler These two terms, ranch, and rambler are often used interchangeably.  They are designed after homes that were built on ranches in the west and southwest.  These homes are popular among many because the entire house is on one floor. Some homes may include an upstairs […]

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Popular Home Styles – Part 1

If you are looking to build, buy, or renovate your home, it’s time to start researching and learning more about the most popular styles of homes and what style of home you like. We have made the work simple, by breaking down what each of these style terms mean and some details about each. Craftsman and Bungalow Homes Craftsman houses and bungalow houses are often categorized together. These homes come […]

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5 Tips & Tricks For Sticking To Your Remodel Budget

Whether you’ve been living in an old house for years or you purchased a fixer upper, you’re probably wanting to give your home a face lift (or two or three). But upgrades and improvements can be intimidating, overwhelming, and expensive. Sticking to your reno budget is tricky but totally doable. Here are 5 ways to stay on track with your renovation budget. Make a Plan and Stick To It Planning […]

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Remodeling Your Home: Where To Start

Your kitchen cabinets are dated, your bathrooms are dingy, the carpet is stained, and the archaic wall paper is peeling.  These are some signs that it’s time to give your home a facelift.  But remodels and renovations can feel a bit overwhelming.  So overwhelming, in fact, it’s hard to know where to start.  Surely, you’ve been overloaded with ideas and advice, but you are still feeling stuck.  It’s time to […]

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Three Things To Upgrade in Your Bathroom

Bathroom renovations and remodels can be a great way to invest your money.  More often than not, if done well and smartly, you will see a decent return on your investment (usually more than a 100% return!).   Bathrooms are one of the areas where you can easily tell if money was used wisely or not.  They are one of the most expensive rooms in your home in terms of […]

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Simple Ways To Upgrade Your Kitchen

The kitchen could easily be the most used room in your house.  It’s probably not a secret that it could use a little bit of extra attention and some TLC.  Now, we’re not talking a full blown kitchen remodel necessarily; just some small updates with a small budget that will upgrade your kitchen in a big way. Update the Cabinets Replace Knobs and Pulls – A quick and painless way […]

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