Carpet: The Pros & Cons for Your Home

To install carpet or not to install carpet?

To install carpet or not to install carpet? That is the question many homeowners ask themselves. If you were moving into a new house today would you gravitate towards wood floors or plush carpeting? Many new homebuilders typically choose not to carpet floors unless there is a definitive reason for comfort purposes. Yet homeowners like […]

Renovation Ideas Home Buyers Love

Realtors have noticed that home buyers are favoring decks because they’re a great way to entertain family and friends year round.

Summer is a popular time of year to get started with a home renovation project. But before you go all in and decide what you will renovate, think about this: a recent study by Remodeling magazine and the National Association of Realtors found that not all remodeling projects are created equal when it comes to […]

Materials: Counter Top You Might Not Know About

Granite slab counter tops are one of the most popular options, but it's not the only great option.

Seeing the vision of your new kitchen can be one of the most rewarding parts of doing a kitchen remodel. And shopping for new counter top is an exciting part of the process since the counter top occupies so much space. Granite slab counter tops are one of the most popular options, but there is […]

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 […]

Home Security: How to Choose an Alarm System

Alarm systems can be wired or wireless, monitored or unmonitored.

Investing in an alarm system is a good option for added home security because it provides proven theft deterrence options as well as peace of mind. Home alarm systems can be complicated and expensive, so it’s crucial to determine your security needs before you begin consulting with alarm companies. Survey your home to determine how […]