• Does Your Hardwood Sound Like A Squeak Toy? Here Are Some Easy Ways To Fix It

    14 January 2015

    If you're like most people, you love the look of your hardwood floors. However, if you're waking up at night to get a glass of water and the floor squeaks, you might not like them so much, especially if you're waking the rest of the house. This guide demonstrates how to stop hardwood floors from sounding like a squeak toy whether you have a basement or not. For Homes With a Basement

  • Ten Easy Bathroom Upgrades

    18 December 2014

    If your bathroom is looking outdated, there are some easy things you can do to improve both its functionality and design. Here are ten ideas to get your thoughts flowing.  1. Change your mirror. Replacing a large, simple mirror with a decorative one can make a big difference. If you don't want to replace it entirely, you can add a beautiful frame to it instead. You can even turn a large mirror into two or three smaller mirrors by gluing wood strips down the center.

  • Why It Is Important To Have Your Chimney Swept Each Year

    16 December 2014

    Most people who use a fireplace to heat their home truly enjoy the even warmth it provides as well as the beautiful, crackling fire. However, using a fireplace does not mean you simply toss in the wood to burn and never have any maintenance to perform. At least once a year, it is very important to hire aprofessional chimney sweep to clean all parts of your fireplace and chimney. This will keep it working for many years and ensure it is a safe form of home heating as well.