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Two Signs It’s Time To Repair Your Brick Fireplace

27 June 2016
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

A brick fireplace is a beautiful addition to any home. The look of brick can be complementary to a modern decor or even a more classic look. This versatility is one of the factors that makes brick so popular. However, this is only the case when the brick is in good condition. When brick starts to show signs of aging or deterioration, it can actually make the entire space look bad. Read More …

Three Lighting Techniques To Enhance The Appeal Of Your Living Room

20 May 2016
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Adding comfort and style to your living room doesn't just involve choosing the right furniture and other decorative elements. It also involves choosing the best lighting. Compared to other spaces in a home, such as a kitchen or bathroom, living room lighting is often an afterthought. However, a focus on this feature can dramatically improve the room's appeal. Layered Lighting In the average home, the living room is used to entertain, watch television, and even read. Read More …

Key Repairs For Your Wooden Windows

20 May 2016
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

If you have attractive wooden windows in your home, you certainly don't want a problem with your windows to mar their appearance or usefulness. Fortunately, in some cases you can fix wooden window problems yourself. Let's take a look at how to deal with some of the most common issues.  Scratches  A scratch on your window pane is an annoying flaw that looks bad even if it does not affect the window's functionality. If thescratch is relatively minor, then you have a couple of good ways to make the repair yourself, but if it's a deep scratch, it's best to consult an expert. Read More …

Redoing Your Bathroom? 5 Costly Mistakes To Avoid

4 May 2016
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Planning a bathroom remodel project? It's a great way to enjoy your home more while adding value to it at the same time. But that all depends on making the right choices when renovating. To help you, here is a handy guide to the top mistakes homeowners make when planning their new bathroom. Fudging the Budget Numbers. It's vital to be realistic about what your budget is and how much of your renovation goals it can achieve. Read More …

Can Flood-Damaged Wooden Furniture Be Saved?

13 April 2016
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Water damage is one of the greatest problems that can happen to a property, but luckily, water damage on wooden furniture is often reversible. As with other water damaged items, expediting the drying process is important. The following frequently asked questions and answers will help you determine whether or not your wooden furniture can be saved, and how it can be done. Can flood-damaged wood furniture be saved? Yes, flood-damaged wood furniture can often be saved, provided that it's properly dried after being removed from the flood waters, and then refinished. Read More …