1. Increase the Functionality of Your Solatube Daylighting Device

    If you own a Solatube Daylighting Device you already know what a difference it can make to your home.  That bathroom that you tried to make brighter for years with different pallets of paint colors is now brilliant with the natural light coming in.  You are likely in the habit of trying to turn off the light when you leave that room! Did you know that you can add a few features to your existing …Read More


    Choosing the right bathtub used to be between a few options but with the current styles and trends nowadays, choosing the right bathtub can be a nightmare weeding through all the details.  Below are a few items to consider when remodeling your bathroom and selecting the perfect bathtub. Types of Bathtubs 3-Wall Alcove This bathtub is a standard option seen in most 5’x8’ bathrooms.  The batht…Read More

  3. Earth Day: April 22nd 2016 Turn Off Your Lights !

    This year marks the 46th year that the world has celebrated earth day! For years many have celebrated this day by enjoying an outdoor festival or concert, planting a tree, or picking up roadside trash.  Often this day is a reminder to all of us how delicate and precious the world is around us.  It’s a reminder that all have a stake in the future, preservation and health of our world. Some pay …Read More

  4. Empty Spaces: More than just stairs!

        In today’s age where space is at a premium, contractors are creating innovative ways to maximize every inch of your home.  One of these new and exciting ideas that is currently becoming popular is utilizing the “dead” space under your stairs.  Below are examples of this creative new look for maximizing this space.   1. No mudroom to store shoes and jackets?   2. A perfect home for …Read More

  5. Home Improvement Projects: PRO’S vs. DIYers

    Viewing the finished product of a home remodel, designed and built by professionals is inspiring, exciting, and delivers the best transformation of spaces. But it’s far from an easy process, as even an expert re-modeler will tell you. While one of the most compelling reasons behind D.I.Y. remodeling is the cost savings, there are many benefits to hiring a professional for your home renovation pr…Read More


    It’s no secret that renovation TV is popular right now. One need only look at HGTV’s previous ratings for proof: In the last quarter of 2013, it was the second most-watched channel on weekend cable programming among viewers aged 25 to 54, beaten only by ESPN. Between 2012 and 2013, the channel gained 8% more primetime viewers.  It’s evident that HGTV and others like it have some serious ap…Read More

  7. Options For Paving Your Driveway

    When it comes to curb appeal, most of us automatically think about a green lawn, a well-maintained home exterior, and a solid fence, but an old or unpaved driveway can be just as detrimental to your home’s curb appeal as dead grass or peeling paint. If your home’s exterior could use a boost, consider paving or repaving your driveway. While concrete is a versatile and long-lasting paving materi…Read More

  8. Choosing the Best Location for Your Home Addition Project Part Two

    Have you had to sacrifice your office, study, or library for a child’s bedroom? Are you tired of trying to make a small kitchen work for your growing family? Are your children becoming too old to comfortably share a room together? A home addition is a cost-effective solution to many problems such as these. In part one of this post, we looked at a couple of things to consider when choosing a loca…Read More

  9. Choosing the Best Location for Your Home Addition Project Part One

    Homeowners decide to add onto their homes for a variety of reasons. A small kitchen can become impractical for a growing family; spaces like offices, libraries, and studies are often sacrificed when a couple becomes pregnant and needs a nursery; and some homeowners even build entire apartment additions in order to house in-laws or rent-paying tenants. Whatever’s motivating your home addition pro…Read More

  10. Home Improvement: Confidence in your Contractor

      I recently came across this advertisement for a construction company from a newspaper from May 4, 1921. The ad reads as follows; Confidence in your contractor, your home is what your contractor makes it. His ability and experience is directly reflected in its beauty, its construction, its permanence. For many years we have built beautiful homes which surpass even the owners’ expectations.…Read More