My husband and I wanted to add an addition to our home for years before we finally decided to act on the idea. However, we then realized that we desperately needed to update our kitchen, as well. Before we started the remodeling process, we prepared for what we expected: stress. We made sure we cleared our calendars and didn't have any other major commitments during the remodeling process. However, once we began planning the renovations, we quickly learned that we were actually having a lot of fun! The renovation process also went very smoothly and, now that the process is over, we both joke around that it feels "too quiet" in hear without the company of the contractors. I enjoyed t all so much I decided to start a blog to share my remodeling tips to help others who will soon be taking the plunge!
13 June 2016
While solar panels are being hailed as perfect sources of clean energy, they can damage some roofs. The extent of the damage depends on the age of the roof, the roofing material, and the expertise of the solar installer. Here are some of the causes of roof damages associated with solar panel installation: Foot Traffic Anything that involves walking or working on the roof can damage it. Installing a solar panel necessitates several trips on the roof for inspection and installation purposes.
26 May 2016
When you're looking to install a fence around your property, the first step starts with picking a fencing material. With options to pick from like wood, vinyl, and metal, it can feel overwhelming to make a decision since the material can potentially last for many years to come. You should start be considering the advantages of having aluminum fencing, since you may be swayed to go with this stylish and lightweight material.
9 May 2016
A kitchen remodeling project can be a huge investment, easily costing thousands or even tens of thousands of dollars. Of course, then, you want to make sure you're hiring the right team for the job. One of the most important decisions you'll make when it comes to your kitchen remodel is that of choosing a general contractor. This is the contractor who will essentially oversee every aspect of your project. Before you select one for the job, there are a few things you'll want to do.
22 April 2016
Most people don't think about the safety mechanisms they should have for their garage door until something happens and it's too late. Even if they do think to check the safety mechanisms, short of eyeballing the springs to make sure that nothing looks rusty or loose, most people don't know exactly what they should look for or test in order to make sure that their garage doors and door openers are safe.
4 April 2016
A problem that you'll encounter with your chain link fence is that rust will develop on it over the years. If you are not ready to purchase new fencing, your next best option is cleaning and repainting the material to slow down the rusting process. In the end, your fencing will be looking much better, and you will extend the life of it by a few more years before replacement is needed.