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Adding a Bathroom

Last year I discovered I would inherit my grandmother’s beautiful house. When I was a child, I made many fond memories in this cozy, rural home. When I learned the home would be mine, I immediately started planning future renovations. The first thing I decided to do was make the half bathroom a full one. At the time, the home only had one full bathroom. Do you and your family members argue over who gets to use the one bathroom in your house? Consider hiring a contractor to build an additional bathroom onto your home. An experienced contractor can help you determine if you need a three, four, or even five piece bathroom. On this blog, I hope you will discover the benefits of hiring a contractor to build an addition onto your home.

Simple Landscape Changes That Can Prevent Water Damage In Your Basement

According to Water Damage Defense, 98 percent of all homes suffer some type of water damage at some point. If your basement is prone to flooding and you've tried waterproofing the inside of your home, you are missing a crucial step that can help prevent further damage in the future: your landscaping. Making a few minor adjustments to your home's landscaping can help keep your basement dry, without sacrificing your property's aesthetic appeal. Read More 

5 Kitchen Features You Must Include If You Want To Love Your Remodel

A kitchen remodel is a huge undertaking. While the process can be lengthy, expensive, and inconvenient, the most stressful part is all the decisions you must make on everything from color to budget. It can be nerve-racking. Unless you have money to burn, you will have to live with those decisions for at least a decade, if not longer. If you include the features below, however, you are sure to love your remodel until the end of time. Read More 

4 Clues For Determining When To Replace Windows

Investing in the time and cost of window replacement is a big decision for homeowners, and one that should not be made without proper research. The right windows for a home not only impact energy efficiency and airflow, but also the home's aesthetic appeal and overall character. It can be difficult to know whether windows should be replaced or repaired and whether the investment will pay off in future savings. Here are some clues to help you determine when to replace your home's windows. Read More 

Privy to Privacy? A Guide to Creating a Privacy Screen Using Trees

A fence is a great investment for your home's value and family's needs, but it can be a costly addition. If you want a fence mainly for privacy concerns, you can reduce costs by creating a privacy screen using trees. Planting multiple trees in the back or on the sides of your home will enhance privacy so you can enjoy your outdoor living space, but certain trees can also add shade, appeal, and value to your home. Read More 

2 Major Tips For Using Wood Putty for Wood Molding Repairs

If you notice that the wooden trim in your home is covered with dings, dents, and scratches, then you may consider replacing the trim to make your home look more appealing. While this may be a good plan in the trim is completely destroyed, wooden molding is expensive. To save yourself some money, it may be a better idea to repair the trim instead with wood putty. If you have not worked with the putty before, then follow the tips below to use it effectively. Read More