Most Common Problems with Deck Foundation

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Decks can sink, crack, break apart, and collapse all because of deck foundation problems.  To repair a deck, you need to build temporary support posts, or you may need a hydraulic jack.  It sounds like a lot of work, but many of these problems are avoidable.  The main strategy in dealing with the problems is… Read more »

Benefits of Installing a Privacy Fence

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While making decisions about the boundary of your property it is useful to understand the benefits of a privacy fence.   Safety A privacy fence proves beneficial not only to keep your family safe, but also to ensure your pets safety. A strong fence can keep away intruders and provide extra security to your home. If… Read more »

How to Create the Ideal Man Cave

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Once your significant other agrees to allow you to build a man cave, the hard work is over and the fun begins. Depending on what your interests are, there are many different options to choose from.   Planning Choosing your space in the house to build your Man Cave is the first task at hand. Homeowners… Read more »

The Modern American Kitchen- How to Design the Perfect Social Space

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The days of the kitchen being a tucked away room limited to preparing meals are long gone.  We used to entertain family and guests in the dining room and living quarters while using the kitchen as the ‘back of house’ room they never needed to see.  The modern kitchen serves multiple functions including that of a… Read more »

Easy Repairs For Kitchen Cabinets

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If your to-do list seems never-ending, it may be a good idea to start with the little things. Ironically, sometimes the little things bug us the most. When it comes to kitchen cabinets, that door that just will not close or the one that always slams can be one of the most annoying things. Here… Read more »