Creating More Living Space Outdoors

  • 3 Types Of Epoxy Floors You Can Install In Your Home

    21 December 2021

    Floors are vital elements of any home. They can tell visitors about your personality, ideals, and culture. But with several options out there, selecting a suitable one can be difficult. Epoxy floors can help you make a statement in various ways. If you're considering epoxy floors, here are three types you can install in your home. 1. Self–Leveling If your home has damaged concrete floors, these floors can be a great option.

  • Three Ways To Update Your Bathroom With Modern Lighting

    21 December 2021

    Giving your bathroom a modern style update doesn't necessarily mean doing a complete remodel. The right lighting fixtures can transform the look of the room, illuminating the vanity and bringing a beautiful touch to the space. Here are just some of the many options for modern lighting fixtures you can use to give your bathroom a style boost.  LED Backlighting LED backlighting can be used to accent fixtures in your bathroom, such as vanity mirrors.

  • Tips To Keep Your Carved Pumpkins Fresh Longer

    22 September 2021

    Carving pumpkins is a fun fall activity for the family, and displaying them on your porch is a great way to decorate for the season and Halloween. The major problem most people have is preserving their carving handiwork because once the guts are removed, the pumpkin is exposed to air, moisture, and bacteria. All these elements quickly eat away at your pumpkin. For those who love carving and displaying pumpkins, you can buy a pumpkin glove scraper carving kit to help safely create your pumpkin masterpieces.

  • Myths About Residential Wood Flooring

    26 July 2021

    Depending on the age of your house, it may be approaching the point where the flooring will need to be replaced or upgraded. There are many options of flooring that are available to homeowners considering this project. While wood flooring systems can be among the most attractive and affordable, there can also be significant misunderstandings when it concerns what should be expected from this flooring solution. Myth: Wood Flooring Will Always Be The Same Color

  • Basic Canvas Awning Maintenance Tips You Should Know

    14 May 2021

    Would you like your residential canvas awnings to last longer and retain their great looks? One of the things you should do is to keep them clean. If you let dirt accumulate on the awnings, mold and mildew issues will ensue.  Besides elements like bird droppings, dust, and dirt leave unpleasant stains on the fabric, which affects its general appearance. So, how can you keep your residential awnings in great shape?

  • Top Benefits Of Choosing Natural Stone For Your Home's Exterior

    20 April 2021

    Whether you are in the process of building your home or if you are completely redoing the exterior, one decision that you might be struggling with making is the type of material that you want to have used on your home's exterior. Natural stone is a good choice, whether you choose to use it alone or if you use it in addition to brick, vinyl siding, or some other type of siding.

  • Five Steps For Eradicating Grass From Annual Flower Beds

    26 January 2021

    Annual flower beds add a pop of ever-changing color to your home's landscape, but they can look unkempt if weedy grasses invade. The following steps can help you prevent grass issues in flower beds.  1. Apply a Full-Spectrum Grass Killer A full-spectrum grass killer will kill all types of grass, from invading lawn grasses to tenacious crabgrass. "Full-spectrum" means that it will target both the leaf blades of actively growing grass, as well as the roots and any exposed seeds.

  • Affordable Reupholstering Methods

    9 October 2020

    Linen and other delicate textiles that are used to upholster furnishings can not withstand heavy usage or liquid spills without showing signs of wear. If you are looking for some reupholstery options that are budget-friendly or that will preserve the original fabric coverings, consider purchasing materials upfront, hiring a private upholsterer, or investing in some removable covers. Cheaper And More Sturdy Fabric Options If the linen coverings are in poor shape and you have attempted to sew tears or remove stains and were unsuccessful, invest in a fabric that is cheaper and more resilient than the original fabric type.

  • A Landscaper That Provides These Services Can Be Valuable In The Fall And Winter

    30 November 2016

    When you hire a landscaper, you may be taking advantage of services such as lawn care, maintaining your flowerbeds, and pruning your hedges. Although diverse, the one thing that these tasks have in common is that they're required during the summer. This doesn't mean that you should only partner with a landscaping professional during the warmest months of the year, though. Many landscaping companies offer services that can be valuable throughout the year.

  • Protect Your Home's Foundation Through Proper Gutter System Maintenance

    3 November 2016

    When properly installed, a gutter system can help to protect the foundation of your home from the devastating effects of rainwater. It does this by guiding water away from the home's foundation, something that usually goes a long way towards reducing hydrostatic pressure buildup. By doing so, it usually ends up reducing the rate of foundation crack formation, basement water leaks, and even mold attacks in the home. However, these are benefits that one can only enjoy when his or her gutter system is properly maintained.