Preparing your Entryway Doors for Winter

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Making sure your entryway doors are prepared for the cool months of winter is important.  Properly winterized doors can save you up to ten percent on your energy bill.  That may sound like a lot, but a gap of only 1/8 of an inch around an average-sized entry door is equivalent to having a roughly… Read more »

Basement Remodeling- Transform your Basement into a Home Theater

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A home theater is a great addition to many homes that can increase resale value.  In many cases, the best place to put a home theater is in the basement.  Basements are often darker and quieter than the rest of the house. Dark, quiet spaces are paramount for movie watching.  Here are some tips for… Read more »

What’s the Average Cost of a Kitchen Remodel?

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Remodeling your kitchen is a great way to increase property value.  If you love cooking, it’s also the time to create that list of upgrades you have been dreaming about.  We always recommend starting home improvement projects by designing the budget.  So, what are average costs for remodeling a kitchen?  This will provide guidelines to… Read more »

The Difference Between Wood Stain and Wood Paint

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Do you have a wooden project that needs to be painted with a new coating?  If so, should you use wood stain or wood paint?  Well, what exactly is the difference?  While both products apply a colored coverage to your wood, they serve different functions and coat the wood differently. Selecting between wood stain and… Read more »

4 Modern Bathroom Sink Designs

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If you are looking for modern bathroom sink designs, there are plenty of innovative choices.  Opt for a variation of the conventional and traditional sink type.  Or, if you are adventurous, choose one that will add an element of class to the space. Whatever your personality may be, the sky is the limit to showcase your… Read more »