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Renovation Gone Wrong: When to Hire A Contractor

Renovation projects and upgrades are often on the minds of new homebuyers and settled homeowners alike. While consulting a professional is always the safest option, many people try to make a go of it themselves and end up deep in the throes of a remodel nightmare. Before you start pulling . . . Read more

How to Remove Mold From Your Attic

Getting mold in your attic is a serious issue. In addition to potentially damaging the structure of your home, attic mold can cause health hazards for your family. Inhaling mold spores can potentially cause diseases or infections. In addition, having mold in your home exacerbates allergies and can lead to . . . Read more

How to Create a Reading Nook

A reading nook can help you escape the drudgery of life, whether it helps you immerse yourself in a favorite book or daydream about a vacation. No matter where you plan to build your virtual getaway, you can make your reading nook as simple or complex as you want. A . . . Read more

What is Craftsman Style Furniture?

When you watch home renovation shows or those about couples buying their first home, it seems like “Craftsman-style” always comes up. People are looking for Craftsman-style houses with great details, since these accents really add interest and make them stand out of from the cookie-cutter suburban homes that are so . . . Read more

An Introduction to Ceiling Medallions

No matter whether you’re building or remodeling, homeowners want their personal style reflected in every detail throughout their homes. One of the most often overlooked areas of any room’s design is the ceiling. The first step to adding a simple, inexpensive touch to any room is by installing a ceiling . . . Read more

How to Harvest Rainwater

Looking at your water bill month after month can be stressful. The cost might go up during the summer months when you’re using more water outside for your lawn or garden. Now there’s a solution where you can use a natural process to save water and cut down on your . . . Read more