The Complete Homeowner’s Guide to Pool Remodeling

Thinking about remodeling your swimming pool, but don't know where to start? While it's certainly true that remodeling involves a lot of budgeting and decisions, the truth is that there's an easy, step-by-step guide on how you can do a pool remodeling project with as little stress and disruption of daily life as possible. The end result will still achieve a high level of satisfaction on your part. Each requirement and pool need will be met as you go along. The best thing about it is that you'll be so pleased that your backyard retreat is complete that [...]

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Landscaping Blocks: A Great Way to Perk Up a Boring Yard

Landscaping your backyard with landscaping blocks can be a great improvement project for your home.  The results will have your family enjoying the great outdoors and your new beautiful outdoor space. You will probably want to add some plants or shrubs, embellish natural features, and downplay areas of your yard that aren’t the best; so you will need to make sure that you are using the right materials for your landscaping project. J.R. Thomas Landscaping, Inc. Great Design Element Landscaping blocks are unfortunately an overlooked material when designing an outdoor space.   You should keep [...]

2019-03-18T12:31:23-05:00Categories: Home Remodeling|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Landscaping Blocks: A Great Way to Perk Up a Boring Yard

Sweet Dreams With These Bedroom Remodeling Ideas

You’ve probably been told many times over that 8 hours is how much everyone should sleep in order to feel rested and ready to tackle tomorrow’s challenges. However, not that many people talk about how to improve the actual quality of sleep. The kind of sleep where you are not constantly sabotaged by bright screens, traffic noise, abnormal temperatures, or your aged mattress. If you are feeling just as tired waking up as you are before hitting the bed, here are 8 ideas that you can easily incorporate into your bedroom to enjoy a good night’s sleep. [...]

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How Your Indoor Air Quality Can Affect Your Family

As a homeowner, your home is your sanctuary. You can easily control all aspects of your home’s environment and this includes your home’s air quality. There has been great debate regarding the impact of duct cleaning services and whether or not they can stymie the negative side effects of poor air quality. The truth of the matter is that indoor air quality can be a terrible problem with major, wide spread health effects. Within this guide, you will learn about the risks involved and the importance of regular air duct cleaning. The Basics of Air [...]

The Design-Build Process: Is it Right For Your Project?

Design-build is a construction industry term that applies to businesses providing full project design, execution and delivery services for a broad range of residential construction projects.  Types of projects can range in size from a simple bath remodel to a room addition to complete new home construction. Popular types of projects include: bathroom, kitchen and basement remodeling and updating. Design-build is useful for home renovations involving several rooms or even an entire house. In the design-build approach, the client has a single point of contact in all aspects of the project. Traditional = A separate general contractor [...]

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5 Home Improvement Projects to Do This Summer

Allura USA Summer is the ideal time for most home improvement projects. You will likely have more time to work on that growing list of home improvement ideas on your wishlist.  Weather-wise summer is a great time for both indoor and outdoor projects, but typically you'll want to focus on the outdoor remodels first before winter makes an appearance again.  Warmer, more reliable weather means you can better plan for rain and projects that involve painting or staining. If you'd like to boost your home's curb appeal for your own pleasure or increase your home's value for [...]

How to Finance Home Improvement Projects

Unless you have a lot of money saved up specifically for home improvement, you’ll need to figure out your home improvement finance options. The national average home renovation cost for 2018 is $39,211 with some homeowners spending as much as $130,000 for high-end multiple-room improvements.  The Sebring pricing guide shows the costs for what a basement remodel will cost , what a kitchen renovation could cost, (depending on your selections), and lastly what a 3 piece bathroom remodel cost will average.  If you are planning to renovate more than one room, the quotes will be much pricier. Luckily, there are several great [...]

Need New Flooring? – 6 Reasons to Select Carpet for Your Next Project

Spring is always a good time to spruce up your home or to revamp the house interior. Most people simply resort to the dreaded annual decluttering and deep spring cleaning, but there are those who are already “window shopping" online for new paint colors or a colorful plush carpet to change the look of their bedrooms, living room or family room. They are eagerly coming up with ideas on how best to remodel their home. So, we can all agree that a dream renovation project renders the perfect opportunity for folks to choose and buy new carpeting. [...]

The Best Way to Build a Shed Base From the Ground Up

  Time and time again we’ve discussed the many options available when it comes to building a shed base. We’ve gone through the pros, the cons, the aesthetically pleasing, the permanent and the portable, but we’ve never given a definitive answer on which product we consider to be best. Today, that changes, and we’ll give you the lowdown on the product we consider to be the best, based on ease of use, price, practicality and customer satisfaction. Although slabs, concrete and wooden bases all have their merits, they also come with quite a few disadvantages. Plastic shed bases on [...]

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MDF vs Wood: Why MDF has Become So Popular for Cabinet Doors

Solid wood is obviously the winner here, right? This is the most common perception when it comes to comparing between wood and MDF. Wood is seen as this strong and sturdy material while MDF is often viewed as a weak and cheap alternative. The truth is, both have their pros and cons for a kitchen remodel. Despite popular belief, wood is not always the superior choice; in some situations MDF might be the better material. For homeowners who are building or undertaking home renovations, knowing the difference between the two materials and the features of each is essential. Below, [...]