Front Yard Landscaping Ideas

Front yard landscaping ideas and plans for backyards usually have different purposes.

When we usually think of landscaping we think of our backyard or private garden, but front yard landscaping can make your exterior design more attractive and provide gorgeous curb appeal when you’re remodeling or undertaking new home construction. Front yard landscaping ideas and plans for backyards usually have different purposes. Most front yards generally follow […]

Green Materials: Using Them in Your Remodel

There are many ways to adjust your remodel to be green.

When planning a renovation in your home, consider upgrading the materials you use to be more efficient and green. The benefits of green remodeling include saving money through greater efficiency, improving indoor air & water quality and reducing the negative impact on the environment. There are many ways to adjust your remodel to be green. […]

Decks: What You Should Know Before Building One

A deck can add that extra something special to a home remodel or new construction project.

A deck is a popular home improvement project which offers additional living space to any house. According to statistics, approximately 30 million American homes have decks and the demand is growing. Whether you want to build it for a weekend barbeque, a relaxing corner or to have coffee with your family and friends, a deck […]

Color Trends for 2013

Paint can really make a room pop!

If you’re planning a remodel or construction of a new home, part of the fun is making color choices. Paint can really make a room pop! Here are a 5 color trends to watch out for this year. 1. Emerald Green– Whether you dig a natural version or go for one with more polish, emerald […]

Spring Home Improvement Projects

Spring home improvement projects can help update your home, add comfort and save more of your hard-earned paycheck.

Spring is here, which means it’s the best time to get going on some of those home improvement projects you’ve been putting off all winter long. Spring home improvement projects can help update your home, add comfort and save more of your hard-earned paycheck. According to Kathy Krafka Harkema of Pella Window and Doors, a […]

The Kitchen Island is Where It’s At!

The great thing about kitchen islands is that they’re usually multifunctional.

The kitchen island is a must-have in most homes. While we might try to host our family gatherings and parties in the living room or dining room, people somehow migrate to the kitchen. So why not make your kitchen island the center of your parties? In an interview with Yahoo! Homes, president of Showcase Kitchens, […]