Open Floor Plans: Are They In or Out?

Open Floor Plans: Are They In or Out?

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, many homeowners are finding themselves navigating their homes in a different manner. Working and schooling from home have many desiring a more closed-off floor plan with designated spaces for these activities. Many families are back in...
Mistakes DIY-ers Often Make and How to Avoid Them

Mistakes DIY-ers Often Make and How to Avoid Them

Some people DIY for the fun of it, while others DIY for the savings. Whatever your motivations are, you should be aware of these common mistakes. To avoid a costly disaster, watch out for these DIY faux pas: 1. Gaps between cabinetry You can stand to save a good chunk...
Remodeling Contracts 101

Remodeling Contracts 101

After finding your dream contractor to complete your home remodel project, you will be presented with a contract to sign. This document goes over payments, work schedules, project specs, and more. This contract protects both you and your contractor so be sure to read...
What Is New House Smell and How To Get Rid of It

What Is New House Smell and How To Get Rid of It

Just like new-car smell, your new construction home may come with its own scent. Many love the smell of a brand-new car, but there are those that dislike it as well. This can also be said about new-home smell. Here, we break down how it is caused if it is safe to...