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

  2. Home Maintenance: Preventative Home Maintenance Program

    With the arrival of winter and spring just around the corner, now is the time to start looking into a home maintenance plan.  These maintenance plans are a great idea for any home owner, from somebody who just doesn’t have the time to clean & replace filters, to the home owner that doesn’t have the capability to hop up on the roof to clean the gutters and make repairs.  These maintenance…Read More

  3. Cost of Remodeling: Items That Will Affect the Cost a Home Remodel

    One of the most important aspects to remodeling is knowing, and controlling, your budget. There are so many variables that go into determining the cost of a project. Here are a few things that will affect the cost of remodeling: Size and scope of your project. Project cost will vary depending on your location, the size of the room, and what features or options you choose. However, square footage a…Read More

  4. Getting Your Home Ready for Winter: How to Save Money!

          We all know that the passing of Halloween means that winter is just around the corner.  Now is the perfect time to look at some potential ways to save some money this winter by winterizing your home today.  These are items that can be done on your own or you can call companies like Home Services Direct to assist you with these items.  Here are just a few items you can look …Read More