Deck Designs

5 Unique Deck Designs and Layouts

A deck is one of the easiest ways to increase living space and add curb appeal to your home. It can improve your home’s value, and add room for grilling dinner, gathering with friends, and late night stargazing. But you don’t have to stick with a cookie cutter idea of what a deck can look…

Clean Siding

How to Clean and Maintain Your Home’s Siding

Keeping your home’s exterior siding in good shape is not only a great way to improve your home’s appearance, it also helps you avoid repairs and costly services down the road. With a bit of preventative maintenance, you’ll be able to extend the life of your home’s siding for 50+ years! In this blog, we’ll…

garden oasis stone path

How to Create a Garden Oasis

An inviting yard provides a calm atmosphere, a tranquil retreat and a relaxing place to entertain. With springtime in full bloom, it’s time to start creating a detailed game-plan for your spectacular garden oasis! Remember, with a little bit of work and planning now, you can create a garden sanctuary to enjoy all season long…

subway tile backsplash

DIY: How to Install a Subway Tile Backsplash

Subway tile backsplashes are a growing trend in kitchens and baths and can make for a gorgeous, clean finish. By taking on some of the work yourself during your kitchen or bath remodel, you can save money and have fun in the process! Installing a subway tile backsplash is a simple project for any DIYer.…

Kids Bedroom Paint

11 Fun Ways to Paint a Kid’s Bedroom

Painting your child’s bedroom can be a lot of fun. Whether you’re preparing a nursery or supporting your child’s wish for a new look, here are eleven style ideas to consider: There’s Value in Simplicity 1. Pastel Colors Sometimes simple is best. Choosing to paint the whole room one solid color is quick, easy, and…

DIY: Floating Shelves

How to Build Floating Shelves

Floating shelves are an elegant way of displaying collectibles, photos, travel mementos, or other decorations. This project is great for any DIY beginner because it’s simple, inexpensive and doesn’t take very long to make! Floating shelves are useful for displaying items in your living room, bathroom, or just about any room of the house. This…

Color Trends 2017

Grey is the New Black: Color Trends for 2017

We don’t usually like to play color favorites, but in this case, we can’t resist. 2017 is quick approaching, and that means that it’s time to forecast the newest color trends for the year. If you’re new to color selection, there are a few things professionals take into consideration when deciding on a palette. Color…

Blanket Ladder DIY

DIY: How to Build a Blanket Ladder in 5 Easy Steps

Blankets can be an essential design element in your living space. Not only are they great to have on-hand when it’s chilly, they also add a pop of color, interesting textures and a cozier feel to your living room. Because most living rooms have blankets scattered all over the couches and chairs, the trick is…

Do It Yourself Winter Projects

7 Do It Yourself Projects You’ll Want to Start This Winter

Having an occasional lazy day indoors is relaxing, but if you’re stuck inside because of the cold, why not be proactive? There are a variety of easy projects you can take on during the winter that you will appreciate thoroughly when springtime rolls around again… So, why not make the most of the next winter…

Maximize Kitchen Space

5 Ways to Maximize Kitchen Space During the Holidays

December is a busy month for the kitchen. Many of us spend our time planning and shopping for the holiday season, as well as welcoming family into our homes. While it’s an enjoyable time, it can get quite chaotic, especially when you’re the one that’s preparing all the food. Get your kitchen design project started!…