Smart Decorating Ideas For An Instant Transformation

3 Ways to Light a Walkway in Your Yard

For homeowners, there are many different ways to add lighting to their yards. While you might want lighting that illuminates the exterior of your home or that brightens certain gardens or trees, another project is to choose lighting that will brighten your front walkway. This is especially important if you often have people visit your home after dark, but even if evening visitors are rare, a well-lit front walkway can elevate your home's curb appeal.   Read More...

Why A Black Countertop Can Make A Lot Of Sense

Regardless of the material that you're considering for your kitchen countertop, there are probably some colors that will appeal to you. Many homeowners favor various shades of gray and tan, given how these neutral shades will work well in many different environments. When you shop for a new kitchen countertop, it's important to consider a wide range of colors so that you can find the right look for your home. Black countertops are available in many materials, including natural stone and synthetic options.   Read More...

Top Reasons Why You Should Install A Patio Cover

Having a patio can enhance your backyard and provide more ways for you to utilize your outdoor living space. However, a patio is not nearly as functional if it is not covered. If you live in a home with an uncovered patio, or if you have recently had a new patio installed in your yard, you should seriously consider having a patio cover installed. You are sure to see a big difference once a patio cover installation is completed.   Read More...

3 Tips For Replacing Your Home's Windows

There are various reasons why it may be time to replace your home's windows. Often older windows are leaky and can decrease your home's energy efficiency. If you are paying more for your energy bills, your windows may be to blame. Windows also have a significant impact on home security. Windows that no longer lock easily can make it easier for criminals to enter your home. Finally, curb appeal is another reason why you may want to consider window replacement.   Read More...

Recommendations for Mouse Control and Elimination from Your Home

Mice inside your home are not only dirty and bring disease and bacteria, they can cause damage to wiring, insulation, and other structural areas of your home with their chewing. And along with the problems mice cause, it can be unsettling and disturbing when you realize they are inside your home leaving trails of their droppings. Here are some recommendations to help you protect your home against a mouse infestation and eliminate any mouse inhabitants.   Read More...