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The Stress-Free Way to a Custom House

The Stress-Free Way to a Custom House

Carefully Select the Builder Before hiring a builder, drive past their previous jobs and speak to homeowners. Ask if the builder had good follow-through, whether the job was completed on schedule and on budget and if they were pleased with the quality of work. Also,...

How to Add Color to a Room Without Going Overboard

How to Add Color to a Room Without Going Overboard

The home decor experts have spoken: Brilliant color is in for 2018. Although neutral interiors have been trending for a time, this new move to embrace vivid colors in the home can't come at a better time. So what are the best ways to add color without making your home...

8 Inexpensive Ways to Add Color to Your Kitchen

8 Inexpensive Ways to Add Color to Your Kitchen

It's no secret that neutral kitchens continue to reign, with classic white, basic beige, and 50 shades of gray leading the pack. People love them because they are timeless, look sleek, and can match most decor styles. However, after so many years of neutrals, you may...

8 Updates Your Home Needs Every 10 Years

8 Updates Your Home Needs Every 10 Years

Becoming a homeowner is an exciting event in your life, but with it comes a bit of responsibility that you should be prepared for. Even if you buy a home in pristine condition, it will inevitably need a little TLC after you live in it for a number of years. There is a...

5 Landscaping Mistakes Neighbors Hate

5 Landscaping Mistakes Neighbors Hate

Your neighbors couldn't care less about what you keep on the mantel above your fireplace. Likewise, they wouldn't expect you to check with them before you pick out new paint for your bathroom. However, your yard is a different matter. What upsets neighbors the most...

Top 4 Bedroom Design Trends

Top 4 Bedroom Design Trends

It is easy to regard the bedroom as a design afterthought since many people won't actually see it. However, you do spend a third of your life in there so it should be a retreat from the chaos of the world outside. Thankfully, designers are always coming up with new...

Bathroom Design Trends of 2018

Bathroom Design Trends of 2018

With much of our focus now on wellness, healthy eating, and meditation, the bathroom is becoming more of a sanctuary. More and more people are adding free-standing and soaking tubs. Taking baths is becoming more popular instead of a quick shower. Experts predict...

7 Timeless Kitchen Designs

7 Timeless Kitchen Designs

Is the all-white kitchen on its way out? Numerous designers are forecasting that the sterile surgical room feel that an all-white kitchen gives off is what is killing this design trend. People are going with more warmth and color in their kitchens. So if you are...

Jewel Tones: Decorating Tips

Jewel Tones: Decorating Tips

After several years of grays and beige filling our homes more and more homeowners are allowing color back into their homes. 2018 has been predicted to be the year where jewel tones will reign supreme in home design. These bold hues like deep sapphire and regal purples...

What is the ROI on Hardwood Floors

What is the ROI on Hardwood Floors

The beauty of hardwood floors is that they are durable, easy to clean and they look amazing. However, if you are planning on moving soon will they give you a good return on investment? Most Real Estate Professionals would agree that this type of flooring is highly...