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...
Home Upgrades With a Poor Return on Investment

Home Upgrades With a Poor Return on Investment

Renovating certain spaces in your house can add to your home’s value. Currently, there is a strong desire in homeowners for updated bathrooms and kitchens. Because of this need, buyers may be willing to pay more for these updates. However, which spaces are buyers not...
How to Get Rid of Old House Smell

How to Get Rid of Old House Smell

While it may not be a pleasant topic, old house smell is a reality many homeowners face. Older homes have a lot of charm and character, but that territory comes with some unfortunate circumstances. With the popularity of mid-century homes undergoing renovations, this...