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Fast and Free: 10 Surprising Ways to Lower Your Energy Bill This Winter

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Winter is the time for holiday get-togethers, baking, snuggling, and other time honored traditions. But it is also that time of year when we typically get some bad news in the mail; a rise in our home heating costs. Have no fear, we have collected some really easy ways that you can lower your energy […]

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Welcome Fall: Our favorite seasonal DIYs 

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Fall is a favored season everywhere, but especially in our locale. The changing leaves, the crisp air, and the chilly evenings all create a perfect fall atmosphere. Being in our line of business, we like to extend this feeling into homes. Fall is also the perfect time for home improvements, winter prepping, and fall DIY. […]

Painting Tips from the Pros

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There is nothing like a fresh coat of paint to give your rooms that extra something you have been looking for. Painting is by far one of the easiest projects for do-it-yourselfers to tackle, so why is it so hard to get started? Perhaps you’re just not sure where to start. Below are our best […]

Our Top Ten Summer Weekend Projects

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The summer is made for weekends. And weekends are made for projects (at least in our book). Sure you could sit around watching HGTV or home improvement shows, but why not spend the time doing something that will make your own home just as impressive as those on TV. So get off that couch, get […]

Bathroom Trends of 2016

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Last month we talked about overall home trends of 2016. This month we want to look at trends and ideas both old and new about bathrooms. A bathroom is not the focal part of a house, but a well designed bathroom can make all the difference in the world. The use of space, lighting, and […]

2016 Home Remodeling Trends

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Trends can be merely a fad (For A Day) that is here today and forgotten next month, but this is not always so. Some trends not only have a long lasting aesthetic value, but they also consider what are our current needs now and ideas folks come up with to solve these problems. This month […]

Screen Out the Bugs, Screen In the Relaxation

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Nothing beats summer mornings sitting on your porch drinking a cup of coffee and reading the news on your tablet or an old fashioned newspaper. Or what about evenings outside while visiting with good friends, playing a game, or simply enjoying the tranquility of the nighttime with a glass of wine. This is the place […]

Let’s Tackle Your Basement!

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We’ve talked before about why you should finish your basement. The benefits of this project are numerous, to say the least. More living space, more home value, more options. No need to sell you on the idea and you are ready to get started! Before you start daydreaming of your man cave/sewing room/exercise space, there […]

Shakin’ the Winter Blues Away, Home Improvement Style

With the New Year comes the end of the excitement or the bother of the holidays, depending on whether you are Buddy the Elf or a grouchy Scrooge. With normalcy returning, now is a great time to consider some home interior projects you’ve been pondering for a while.. If you like to entertain a lot, […]

Remodeling on a Budget

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You have a home project you want completed? Great! It is certainly exciting to create something new in your home or make something seem like new. The final product gives a sense of accomplishment and satisfaction, not to mention comfort and beauty. That is of course, once you have made it through the stress of […]