13 February 2017
If you're looking to add a bookshelf to your studio apartment, then you should consider floating shelves. Because space is such an issue in a studio apartment, bringing in a big bookcase is going to eat up vital square footage. A floating shelf, on the other hand, is a great way to have a place to place your books without taking up floor space. It's simple enough to set up, granted you already have a power drill.
9 February 2017
The windows in your basement are important, especially if you are planning on finishing your basement. All windows in your home must meet egress requirements, which means that areas like bedroom must have larger, accessible windows for fire and emergency escape routes. There is also the issue of waterproofing and drainage when you need more windows. Here are some of the things to consider for the needs of windows and waterproofing in your basement finishing project:
8 February 2017
If you have recently had to repair or replace your roof, you probably would like to prevent needing to do so again anytime soon. Since proper maintenance is crucial to extending the life of your roof, it is essential to make a plan now as to which services you will need to schedule. Therefore, it is a good idea to be aware of the tips provided below, even if your roof is still new.
9 December 2016
If you worry that your house will be targeted by thieves and intruders and you have concerns about your residential glass and windows, there are important things you'll want to take into consideration. You can make your home more private and the glass more durable by changing some of the glass and the windows. There are a lot of strong and secure glass items you can have installed in your home.
27 October 2016
Rain gutters have a way of clogging, especially in the fall. This can be a problem for some homes more than others. Clogged rain gutters can lead to water leaks, foundation damage, wood rot and more. Fortunately, there are many things that homeowners can do to prevent this problem when the leaves start to fall. The following tips will help you prevent clogs in your rain gutters throughout the fall and the rest of the year.
27 October 2016
Landscaping your yard shouldn't consist of just plant life. The hardscaping you choose has a significant impact on your yard's look as well. Rock is an easy, environmentally friendly method of adding beauty with hardscaping. Utilize decorative rock to complement the landscaping in your yard. Rock Garden Perhaps the most obvious method for utilizing decorative rock is to create a rock garden. For this project, start with an odd number of large stones.
21 September 2016
Your living room couches and chairs are subject to a lot of daily wear and tear, which often results in staining and unpleasant odors. If you have kids, pets or frequent house guests, you may need to deep-clean the upholstered furniture on a regular basis, such as weekly or monthly. There are several types of upholstery fabrics, such as linen, cotton, cotton blends and wool. Synthetic fabrics include acrylic, polyester and rayon.