Home Improvement

3 Spring Cleaning Tips

The time has finally come for what everyone has been waiting for – warmer weather. Each day, we are seeing a little more sunshine, walking outside with fewer layers and lighter jackets and ultimately seeing the promise land – spring! However, with warmer, sunnier weather comes the universally dreaded experience of spring cleaning. It is officially time to take a look at everything that you have accumulated over the dark, cold winter months, and figure out how you are going to organize or get rid of it. Spring cleaning can be extremely overwhelming at first, so we have broken down…

Keep the Outside of Your Home Trendy

Trends can change quickly and can be hard to keep up with, especially when it comes to home and outdoor décor. We’ve checked out 2018’s outdoor trends for your home and have narrowed them down to the most realistic, long-lasting trends that will keep the outside of your home looking fresh and up-to-date for years to come. Outdoor patios. This is a trend that will always be in style. Lately, outdoor patios have consisted of simple patio sets with a fire pit, to fully furnished patios with fabric, an installed kitchen and grill and television set! No matter how fancy you…

Easy DIY Home Upgrades You Can Make

Everyone is looking to upgrade their home, but it can be difficult when you are working on a budget. Here are some easy do-it-yourself home tricks that can help you upgrade some of the interiors of your home, for a price you’ll love! Use paint! A little bit of paint can go a long way. Some ideas on how to best utilize paint include painting your linoleum flooring with a trendy pattern that matches your interior, or painting mirrors to attach to your closet doors. A fresh coat of paint can make all the difference in the overall design and vibe…

Upgrading Your Heating System – What Are Your Options?

When a homeowner thinks of heating, they immediately think of one thing: their utility bills. Everyone dreads paying for utilities and does everything in their power to keep those monthly bills as low as possible. When it comes to heating your home, there are many different options in which you can choose from, dependent upon your location and what works best for you and your family. If you are in a situation where you need to upgrade your home’s heating system, make sure you are educated and informed of different systems that you can use. Here are some of the…

Save Time and Money Renovating Your Home This Winter

So, you are stuck in the house during another cold, winter day. You have already completed your household tasks, you have spent time relaxing and have nothing left on your plate for the day. What better time than to start on some needed home renovations?! When it comes to a home, there is always a need for a renovation, whether it is a simple DIY task, a small quick fix, or a fully planned renovation of an entire room. Ultimately, the more up-to-date that you keep your home, the less you will have to work on in the future when…

Top 5 Reasons a Fireplace is a Must for the Holiday Season

Are you looking for a new way to update your home this holiday season without necessarily breaking the budget? While there are many ways that you can renovate, a great option for adding a little something special to your home is to install a fireplace! If you do not already have one, there are many reasons why a fireplace is an absolute must-have for your home, and especially during the holiday season! Not sold on a fireplace just yet? Here are some benefits to having one: They are a stunning addition to a room. Fireplaces are arguably one of the…

Home Design Trends

5 Home Design Trends in 2018

If you’re looking to make some updates to your home decor and keep up with the latest design trends, check out these 5 interior design styles that is bound to dominate in 2018. 1. Mixed Metallics Silver and gold decor, which once had to be used separately, can now be mixed together! Not only can these metallics be mixed but also they can be joined by rose gold (one of my favorite metallic colors) which brings a softer, warmer hue to any room. 2. Colorful Appliances If you believe stainless steel has lost it’s popularity, you’re not alone. It’s kind…