A Guide for Cleaning Your Home’s Gutters

A Guide for Cleaning Your Home’s Gutters

There comes a time in the life of every home when you need to replace your roof and gutters with a trusted home improvement company. When you do so it is an investment that you want to take care of. For that reason, it is important to regularly clean your gutters so your investment lasts even longer. When to Clean Your Gutters The spring and late fall months are the best time to clean your gutters.  Cleaning them in the spring gets rid of the debris that collects in the gutters over the winter months. And, cleaning them in the

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The Best Flooring for Your Basement

The Best Flooring for Your Basement

One of the biggest trends in home improvement and upgrades is a finished basement.  Full movie theatres, game rooms, and in-law suites are all popular options for the extra space. Unfortunately, in many areas though, finished basements are susceptible to damage caused by an excess of rain and water damage. Due to this challenge, it is important to understand what your options are when it comes to flooring in your finished basement. Laminate Flooring For your finished basement, laminate flooring is one of the easiest options to install.   Depending on the size of your basement, laminate flooring can most often

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How To Create the Ultimate Mudroom for Your Home

Everyone has it.  The place where all the “stuff” goes.  For some families, it’s a kitchen table when you walk in the door, for others it is the front closet. But, if you are one of the lucky ones it is a mudroom.  A mudroom is a room in your home (usually located between the garage and the rest of the home) where you can store your coats, shoes, bags, and everything in between. Recently, mudrooms have evolved to incorporate the style and design of the rest of the home. More than ever homeowners are thoughtfully considering each design element,

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How To Create the Ultimate Farmhouse Kitchen

How To Create the Ultimate Farmhouse Kitchen

Unless you live under a rock you have seen (or at least heard of) the HGTV show, Fixer Upper. This Waco, Texas-based home renovation show took the world by storm and made “shiplap” a household word.  And, thanks to the dynamic duo of Chip & Jo, everyone wants the iconic “farmhouse kitchen” they helped to make so popular. If you are doing a kitchen renovation right now and are wanting to go with the farmhouse style, you truly can’t go wrong.  It’s classic, timeless, and (if you are selling) every buyer is looking for it.  So, before you get to

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Add Value to Your Home By Renovating These Rooms

Add Value to Your Home By Renovating These Rooms

So, it’s time to do a little renovation! Are you ready to find out how to add value to your home by renovating these rooms. You are probably excited, scouring the web for inspiration, tearing out pages of magazines, and taking notes of all the best rooms in your friends’ homes. This is good! But, before you get started, you should take a step back and evaluate your plan. If you are renovating your home, of course, you want to do it for yourself. However, you also want to renovate the best value too.  Sinking a chunk of change into

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3 Popular Home Addition Trends

3 Popular Home Addition Trends

When buying a home every family pictures what their life will be like inside those four walls. They might picture sitting around the dining room table, relaxing in the living room, and the kids running through the hallways.  Usually, when people buy a home, they buy it because they love it and they buy it as a long-term investment.  However, it is not uncommon to want to make some changes.  And, in today’s world of savvy home buyers, creating an addition is one of the most financially responsible ways to get the extra space you crave without jumping into an

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Choosing the Best Countertop Surface for Your Lifestyle

Choosing the Best Countertop Surface for Your Lifestyle

Taking on a kitchen remodel is a big endeavor both in time and finances. For that reason, when making decisions about the design you want to feel confident that you are making the right one. However, there are so many choices to make that the process can become overwhelming and unenjoyable. That’s why we’re giving you some tips in making one of the most important design choices for your new kitchen—the countertop. Here we will break down the four most popular countertop styles and walk you through the pros and cons of each, helping you to decide which will be

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How To Create the Ultimate Basement for Entertainment

How To Create the Ultimate Basement for Entertainment

When it comes to entertainment, everyone wants a home that creates a comfortable, welcoming fun atmosphere for their friends and family. And, although that atmosphere can be created all throughout the home, the best place for the ultimate entertainment zone is the basement. Everyone has seen a basement built for entertainment, but these are the three elements that you really need to create a space that your friends and family will love. A Relaxation Space If you want to entertain people, you are going to need a place where they can get cozy! When creating the ultimate relaxation space for

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Repairs Your Home Might Need After a Windstorm

Repairs Your Home Might Need After a Windstorm

Straight line winds, tornadoes, and hurricanes are terrifying in every sense of the word. After a storm, it is highly like that you may need repairs to your home both inside and out. We have put together a list of repairs your home might need after a windstorm. But, before you call your insurance company or the home repair company, here are some repairs you can look out for and how to identify if you might need them. Roofing Repairs The most common repair that is needed after a windstorm is roofing repairs.  Wind can cause large debris to fall

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3 Ways to Make Your Home Bathroom Feel Like a Spa

3 Ways to Make Your Home Bathroom Feel Like a Spa

After the end of a long day, everyone needs a chance to relax. And, when you need to relax there is nothing better than a restful retreat inside your home. Although some people prefer to relax on the sofa, the bathroom is really where it’s at.  Picture a long soak in a pristine tub, a steaming shower, and beautifully tiled floors—That’s luxury, and luxury is the best cure for a long day. If you are ready to maximize your relaxation here are three ways to make your bathroom feel like a spa. Multiple Shower Heads Imagine stepping into an expansive

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