Home inspection: Getting an overall inspection done on your home can really be a proactive step to stay on top of problems that may get out of hand if not caught early. Also it can uncover problems that are so hidden that you may have never found them on your own. So making it a practice to get an overall home inspection at least once a year is a very wise move.
Before beginning any new home improvement, clear out all items you no longer need. You can clear up a lot of the space in your home Read more [...]
The following is part 2 of 3 in our home improvement tips mini series. If you haven't read part 1, you can do so here.
You can craft your own kitchen back splash by using varnish and wallpaper. Begin by purchasing wallpaper with a design that you love. Measure out the full space of your wall, and purchase a bit more than you actually require. Apply the paste and allow it to take a few minutes to get tacky, Hang the wallpaper as you smooth out the bubbles that may appear. After the paper Read more [...]
Remember that tapestry you hung over your dorm window in college, the one with all the paisleys that smelled like sandalwood? At the time, you thought your choice of window treatment gave the whole room a certain bohemian vibe, a kind of joie de vivre that professed, loudly, what kind of person you were in the world. Turns out you were half right, and although that ten-dollar, vegetable-dyed square of fabric may not have suggested the well-travelled, enlightened persona you were going for it did Read more [...]
Installing a shower in your bathroom makes bathing quick, convenient and can help you save on your water bills. The last few years have seen a shift away from boxy plastic shower controls to more sophisticated panels offering a range of functions. Let's take a look at some of the available options.
When Considering a modern shower panel, a shower tower would be your most likely choice. As a unit that is fixed directly onto the tiles, it uses both hot and cold water to create your Read more [...]