Getting to the Basics: Remodeling Projects

  • Four Tips To Help You Avoid Costly Septic Tank Maintenance

    20 November 2015

    If you have one of the millions of homes that are on septic systems, maintenance to your system is important. Lack of maintenance can lead to septic failures and eventually problems with plumbing in your home. These can be costly problems to repair, which is why you may want to know some things about the maintenance of your septic system. Here are some maintenance tips to help you avoid these costly problems:

  • Why Buy Prefabricated Roof Trusses?

    4 November 2015

    If you are buying a new home, you might assume that your roofer will do things as they were done in the past. For example, you might assume that your roofer will build your trusses on-site while the roof is being built. However, more and more roofers are opting for prefabricated roof trusses nowadays, which means that the trusses will be built to your specifications to suit your new home and will be delivered to the construction site already ready to be installed.

  • Using Natural Stone To Create A Warm And Inviting Master Bedroom Retreat

    16 October 2015

    When it comes to creating a warm and inviting space, stone is not often considered as a building material. Stone is often thought of as being cold and hard. However, this doesn't have to be the case! Natural stone can actually bring in a lot of warmth into a space. The master suite is an area of the home where many homeowners want to create a warm and inviting atmosphere. Natural stone can achieve this just as well as any other building material.

  • Best Tubs For A Person With Health Problems

    24 September 2015

    If you are a person who suffers from health problems, you may find that bathing can be something you tend to put off longer than you should. You may want to consider replacing your current bathtub with one that does a better job of meeting your health needs. This article will introduce you to some of the different styles of bathtubs that help you to feel better. Walk-in tubs

  • Four Tips to Help You Dry Out a Flooded Basement to Begin the Repairs

    15 September 2015

    If your basement has recently been flooded, the sooner you get the water out, the easier it will be to begin repairs. There are many things that you will want to do to clean up the water. You will want to start with getting the standing water out, then do things like remove damaged materials and air out your basement. Here are some tips to help you with the steps for drying out your flooded basement:

  • Update Your Old Bathroom Faucet by Painting It!

    27 August 2015

    If you want to update your bathroom, but don't have the funds available for a full demolition and remodeling job, you may be wondering what you can do to give the space a new look—without taking out a second mortgage to do it. Well, for starters, you can update your faucet by painting it, and this guide explains how. Step 1: Gather Your Supplies sandpaper painter's tape newspaper spray-on metal primer spray paint for metal surfaces handheld vacuum Step 2: Clear the Area

  • 3 Reasons A Ducted Air Conditioner May Be Right For Your New Office

    12 August 2015

    If you are currently in the process of building a new office building, make sure that you include air conditioning in your building's plan. It can be tough for employees to focus and get work done in the summer if your building is too hot. The best way to ensure that your employees will be able to perform well in the summer is by installing an air conditioning system in your new office building.