June 21, 2017
screened in porch

3 Deck Enclosure Options for Your Midwest Home

There is only one problem with a deck is if you live in a climate like the Midwest, it gets too cold over the winter to […]
June 13, 2017
floating deck or platform deck with patio

Redesign Your Outdoor Space with a Floating Deck

In the world of deck ideas, the floating deck is slowly starting to become more popular. Why? And what are floating decks, anyway? Let’s take a […]
June 6, 2017

Building a Home? New Home Construction Costs to Guide Decision Making

Would-be homeowners often ask builders how much per square foot it should cost to build a new home. The problem is that the new home construction […]
May 30, 2017
graduation open house home improvements

Grad Party Season: Prep Your House with These Home Improvement Tips

Graduation season is here! If you have a grad in your family, then you know what that means: You’ll need to throw him or her a […]
May 23, 2017
deck vs patio for midwest homes

Deck Vs. Patio: Which is Better for Your Midwest Home?

Deck vs. patio? Which one is right for your home? For starters, you’ll need to know the difference between the two. Decks are raised, often made […]
May 9, 2017
cabinet blocking installation

How Cabinet Blocking Leads to Easier Cabinet Installation

One of the most essential aspects of kitchen cabinet installation is blocking. What is blocking, you ask? It is a way to make life a lot […]
March 28, 2017
home remodel renovation budget

Key to Successful Home Remodel Starts with a Well Planned Renovation Budget

Findings in a recent study of home buying and remodeling trends included the comforting fact that 79 percent of owners completed a home remodel project either on […]
February 21, 2017
kitchen cabinet organization

From Clutter to Clean: Kitchen Cabinet Organization Tips

Though many of us hate to admit it, we all have issues when it comes to kitchen cabinet organization. A lot of older kitchens just aren’t […]
December 27, 2016

How Your Front Door Can Add Instant Curb Appeal

Curb appeal: What is it? In a nutshell, curb appeal is how attractive a home is when viewed from the curb, or from the street. Traditionally, […]
December 22, 2016

Entryway Cabinets that Take Your Mudroom Design from Messy to Magnificent

There are shoes all over the floor and no place to hang the jackets. That’s a sure sign that a new mudroom design is in order! […]