While some things are often described as having a “timeless” quality, it is more often than not that the description only holds weight for so long. Trends have a shelf life and there are few items/looks that can escape that fate. With the change being inevitable, it’s time to remodel. This can easily become an overwhelming process, especially from a financial standpoint. We’re going to go through a few ways that you can save money when you decide those trends have worn their welcome. Continue reading
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It’s Time for a Shed!
So you live in the city and therefore think having a shed is out of the ordinary. While that might be, that doesn’t mean it’s not practical or that others won’t follow in your footsteps when they see how useful and nice one can actually be.
How a Shed can help you!
There are many benefits to having a shed in your backyard. One of the most obvious of those benefits is the extra storage you’ll have now created. This doesn’t have to be dedicated to yard tools and equipment. You can store virtually anything you want in your new shed if it is able to withstand the elements. Continue reading
Keeping a Wood Deck Maintained
Decks provide a great outlet for those who like to be outside but still have the amenities of home just a few steps away. In order to keep this a possibility, we must perform maintenance on them from time to time. It might be planned out or it could be a sudden need caused from an accident either man-made or from Mother Nature. A little routine maintenance can go a long way in lessening potential headaches from a lack of upkeep while giving your deck the best chance at a long and sturdy life. Continue reading
Spring into Action: Get Your Tools Ready!
OK, it’s finally getting warmer out, that sure took long enough! Once the warmer weather hits it seems like you get an itch to either sit in the sun, or get stuff done. Don’t just sit around and watch the grass grow; it’s been too long, spring into action! Sure you need time to relax and soak up some rays but you’ll be much more satisfied when you can sit back and look at all the projects you’ve completed. When you get all that stuff done, you’ll have plenty of time to do what you want. If you’re faced with a busy schedule we can help tackle some of those projects for you as well. Continue reading
The Risks of Reclaimed Wood
Railroad ties, palettes, old planks pried from forgotten farmhouses: These are the stuff Pinterest dreams are made of, the eye candy of people who love a warm, rustic look. What with all its rich-toned, old-timey, perfectly imperfect character, reclaimed wood has maintained high popularity for so long, we’re pretty sure it’s here to stay. It’s proven irresistible to furniture sellers, home builders, home remodelers, and home-improvement do-it-yourselfers. It’s definitely beautiful, but…