Refinishing Your Own Kitchen Cabinets? 3 Mistakes To Avoid

When you have kitchen cabinets that need a few updates, you might be wondering where to start. While you can purchase DIY cabinet refinishing kits, it is important to understand that following best practices is always a good idea. Here are a few little mistakes you should avoid if you decide you refinish your own cabinets and why.  1. Not Cleaning the Exterior Over time, grease, dust, dirt, and food particles can build up on your cabinets, especially in areas that are near cooking surfaces and dishwashers. [Read More]

What To Know About Residential Tree Care

If you have trees on your property, you may not give them much thought. However, there are many benefits to having trees in place. If they are close enough to your home, they can provide shade during the hot summer months and help you save on energy bills. They can also enhance your home's curb appeal. In fact, a mature tree can add between $1,000 and $10,000 in value to your property which is why taking care of your trees is a must. [Read More]

What Smells? Odors Your Chimney May Have

Chimney care is an important part of owning a home, and it's one that many first-time homebuyers don't always understand. In fact, many homeowners don't understand that sometimes a chimney can have a foul odor. Not only do you need to know that this can happen, but you also need to know what kinds of things can cause it. Here's a look at what you should know if you've noticed a bad smell coming from your home's chimney. [Read More]

Why Plastic Roofing Is A Smart Choice Over An Indoor Pool Room

If you're building an addition onto your home that will house an indoor pool, there are several elements to think about. Many of these will relate to the look of the space — for example, you might choose plenty of windows to allow the circulation of air, and you may want a certain type of pool deck material that will resist mildew. You'll also need to think about some elements that relate to the construction of this space, including how you'll approach the roof over the pool room. [Read More]