6 Mistakes to Avoid when Renovating your Bathroom

Earlier this year, LBM Journal reported on a survey performed by Zillow Research. That survey revealed that half of all homeowners were considering a bathroom remodel. Indeed, bathroom upgrades continue to be popular year after year because they add so much value and convenience to your home. But to truly enjoy your new space, you’ll …

Save on Remodeling Costs Without Sacrificing Quality

Recently, the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) reported that building materials for the average home had increased by 26.1% over the previous 12 months. Accordingly, you are probably already looking at ways to save money on your next remodeling project. Sacrificing quality shouldn’t have to be one of them, which is why we are …

7 Ways to Ensure Your Pipes Are Ready for Winter

Water damage and frozen pipes result in an estimated 15 to 20 billion dollars in insurance claims each year. They’re also a hassle that most people would rather avoid dealing with if possible. Fortunately, there are a few ways to prepare your pipes and make it less likely they will freeze over. Here are a …

Considering a Room Addition? Here are 7 Things You Must Consider

If you’ve outgrown your current residence, you have two choices: add on or move. A room addition makes perfect sense if you are otherwise happy with your home and its location. However, a successful expansion requires due diligence, and here are a few things you must consider first.   What Permits Are Needed? It can …

6 Not-So-Subtle Signs it is Time for Exterior Paint

According to the National Association of Realtors, good curb appeal can increase your home’s selling price by around 7%. Exterior paint plays a huge role in how attractive your house looks from the street. But aside from obvious signs like peeling and cracking, it can sometimes be hard to know if your place needs a …

5 Things to Check Before Buying An Older Home

According to Realtor.com, the average home spent only 38 days on the market in March 2022, a decrease of 11 days over the previous year. Indeed, the competition among homebuyers has become incredibly fierce, leaving people feeling pressured to make an offer quickly. However, when buying an older home, don’t sign before checking these five …

6 Simple Remodeling Projects to Increase Your Home’s Value

After experiencing double-digit increases last year, home prices are expected to rise only a modest 5.7% in 2022. The supply of buyers has lulled, meaning that you can no longer count on the market, automatically increasing your property’s value. A remodeling project is the best way to increase the amount of equity you have in …

5 Home Remodeling Myths You Should Ignore

When it comes to home remodeling projects, everyone has their own idea about what to expect. Even so, certain myths seem to be common among all homeowners. Maybe you too are harboring misconceptions, which is why we would like to put the following myths to rest. #1. It’s Important to Stick with the Latest Trends …

Replace or Refinish My Cabinets – Which Should I Choose?

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), Americans spend more time performing meal prep and cleanup than any other household chore. So naturally, it makes sense to have a space you can be proud of. If you are looking to upgrade, you may be wondering if you should replace or refinish your cabinets. Here …