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April 23, 2013
Cost-effective Fencing Options
Traditional fences are available in materials ranging from wood to vinyl to metal. Homeowners have other options at their disposal if they prefer...
April 23, 2013 - 2:41pm
Many Options for Financing a Home improvement Project
There are no certainties in the real estate markets. Though statistics suggest marked improvement in home sales over just a few months ago, many homeowners remain weary about selling their home to try to move up to something bigger and better. The National Association of Home Builders...
April 23, 2013 - 2:34pm
Things to Know Before Building a Deck
One of the most popular ways to do just that is to add a deck to a home. Decks are beneficial in many ways. Grillmasters love decks because they make the perfect place to set up a grill and a table and cook for family and friends. Those who simply love being outdoors find decks the...
April 23, 2013 - 2:25pm
Protect Yourself by Asking the Right Questions Before Hiring a Contractor
While it's important to evaluate the quality of supplies being used, it's equally if not more important, to carefully screen potential contractors to ensure that you're working with a reputable professional who will follow through on the work agreed upon in a timely, safe & ethical...
April 23, 2013 - 2:20pm
Identifying Your Garden Preferences
The vast array of plants and flowers available from all over the world can turn anyone's yard into a melange of functional spaces. When designing a garden, many homeowners do not know where to begin. Much like decorating the interior of a home, how a garden landscape is executed...
April 23, 2013 - 2:15pm
Septic Tank Treatments: What They Do and When to Perform Them
Septic tank treatments are a must if you want to keep your system running smoothly, and septic tank testing is a necessity for anyone who wants to keep their problems and service bills at a minimum.
April 23, 2013 - 2:11pm
Simple Ways to Give a New Look and Feel to Your Bathroom
According to the "Remodeling" magazine's 2011-12 "Cost vs. Value Report," which compares the average cost for 35 popular remodeling projects with the value those projects retain at resale, homeowners can expect to spend upward of $52,000 on an upscale bathroom remodel. That makes...
April 23, 2013 - 2:07pm
Benefits to Landscaping Services
One of the benefits of hiring a landscaper is the time savings. Landscapers typically have commercial-grade equipment that can dramatically reduce the time it takes to mow and perform other maintenance tasks around your property.
April 23, 2013 - 2:05pm
September 18, 2012
Home exterior: Final color pulls it all together
Well... here we are on the cusp of fall, wondering if there is time left to tackle that home exterior painting project. Yes, it's that time of year and there are different exterior paint bases now that will allow painting in even cooler temperatures to extend the season. The next...
September 18, 2012 - 3:13pm
September 17, 2012
Easy ways to winterize your home
When summer draws to a close and autumn arrives, homeowners must place a precedent on readying their homes for the winter months. Often referred to as "winterizing," the process is meant to ensure a home can withstand harsh winter weather while proving a safe haven from the elements. As...
September 17, 2012 - 6:51am
September 14, 2012
Take action against ice dams
You may not know what ice dams are, but they cost homeowners millions of dollars each year. Eric Chandler of Chandler Roofing says "Ice dams form when warmth from inside the home causes snow on the roof to melt and trickle to the roofs edge, where it refreezes, blocking gutters and...
September 14, 2012 - 6:41am
September 13, 2012
Pumpkins are a seasonal delight
Pumpkins are a common sight come around Halloween. This fruit of the fall is often used in decorating the interior and exterior of homes, but can be an integral component of cooking and baking as well. Little thought is given to pumpkins and their makeup. But pumpkin afficionados...
September 13, 2012 - 6:18am
September 12, 2012
7 Inexpensive ways to update a home now
Oftentimes, buying a home opens up a bottomless pit of opportunities for projects and improvements. While some homeowners engage in different repairs and fix-ups out of necessity, many others like to freshen-up their spaces out of personal preference instead of need. But even the...
September 12, 2012 - 6:04am
September 11, 2012
West CAP has been weatherizing homes since 1974
The light of a pilot program which began in 1974 is still on in 2012. WestCap a private, non-profit charitable organization based out of Glenwood City, contracts itself to the state of Wisconsin, receiving grants from the U.S. Department of Energy and from utilities, to weatherize...
September 11, 2012 - 1:50pm
September 12, 2011
Open It Up
When thinking of open-plan bathrooms, Europe or California might come to mind. But think again. The style is increasingly catching on throughout North America. "Right now the concept of luxury isn't gold or fancy crystal, it's space," says San Diego-based interior designer Sandra...
September 12, 2011 - 3:25pm