I love playing with colors in my home. Changing the color in my living room used to be a big job. I used to have to repaint the entire room to change the color scheme but have since learned to keep the walls and flooring neutral. Using accent colors in the room can make it very easy to change the overall appearance of the room without going to the expense or work of repainting. My blog will show you what you can do to change the color in your rooms without having to go through the process of painting the entire room.
15 March 2016
A kitchen remodeling project is a big undertaking, but it is one that might pay off in improved home valuation later. Since the kitchen is often the heart of the home, be sure that the upgrades you make are done with quality and longevity in mind. Keep the following tips in mind when planning your kitchen remodel: Think about the sink. Your kitchen sink is in the hub of the space, often overlooking a window or other area of the home.
11 March 2016
Spicing up the staircase in your home can be fun, challenging, and exciting. It can also add to the overall value of your home as well. You do not want anything obstructing your walking path causing tripping and falling. When updating and remodeling your staircase, just remember to keep safety in the back of your mind. Consider Installing Carpet Runners Carpet runners can be used to create a padded flow of carpet down the stairs, using nails or staples to hold it in place.
8 March 2016
Jump into spring with fresh looking cabinets, which will give your entire kitchen a new appearance. If you aren't prepared to buy brand-new cabinetry right now, consider doing something with your existing fixtures. It isn't difficult to paint kitchen cabinetry, but there are some tips that can create more appealing and cohesive results. Some things that make a difference when painting your kitchen cabinets are: Creating a smooth surface. Unless you are going for a textured look, you want your painted surfaces to be as smooth as possible.
16 February 2016
Fresh flowers are expensive and die relatively quickly, not allowing you to recoup your investment. On the other hand, silk flowers, or permanent botanicals, are an excellent way to add a floral touch to your home without having to worry about constantly replacing and paying for new flowers. Here are some tips for incorporating permanent botanicals into your home decorating scheme. 1. Put Out Vases One option is to purchase or create your own bouquets of permanent botanicals that you can put in vases and leave around the house.
15 February 2016
Whether it's time to replace the hardwood flooring in your home with a newer, slicker set of hardwood panels, or if you've moved onto a different type of flooring, you should hold off on throwing that old hardwood flooring away. You can recycle it by incorporating it into various projects around your house. Included throughout this brief guide are a few of these projects you can do yourself. Refacing Cabinets