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Home Maintenance

Are Log Homes Difficult to Maintain?

Log homes have a unique history. It’s believed they were first built in northern Europe around 3,500 BC. But for some reason, they have never lost their appeal.

Flooring

Taking Advantage of Professional Timber Flooring

What is A Timber Floor? This refers to the different types of flooring done with any kind of timber. This is also known as wood flooring; and it includes floor types used for decorative or aesthetic purposes and those used for structural purposes.

General News

Top 5 Landlord Legal Responsibilities (living in Ohio)

As a landlord, following proper legal procedures will save you time and costly lawsuits. The state of Ohio outlines a multitude of legal responsibilities for landlords, from following state rent laws to respecting the privacy of tenants.

Laundry Room

How to Build the Perfect Laundry Room On A Budget?

The laundry room is usually a very simple room. Not much thought goes into making it. Most people don’t even see the need to make this room look nice. They simply find it time-consuming and money-wasting.

Weekly Sunday Tips

Sunday Morning Tip for April 28: Why You Should Hire Plumbers

Not everything can run smoothly in the household all the time. Some things get broken and need to be fixed. For example, kitchen appliances that you use regularly. You need to fix them as soon as possible because otherwise, you won’t be able to prepare a meal.

Home Improvements

Tips On Making Home Improvements in Rural Environments

When you live out in the country, making home improvements can be a little more challenging than your typical suburban remodel. But you probably didn’t choose the rural life because it would always be the easiest thing to do.

Roofing and Gutters

Roofing Restorations – Tips and Tricks For Colorbond Steel Roofs

You don’t want to wait until a week of solid rain to discover that your roof really isn’t up to scratch anymore.

Outdoor Structures

Cluttered Garage? 4 Tips for Building a Backyard Shed

If you find that your garage is overflowing with clutter, to the point that you can’t park your vehicle in it, it’s time to consider a backyard shed.

Energy Savings

Reducing Power and Gas Bills with Energy Efficiency Measures

Energy expenses can represent thousands of dollars throughout the service life of a home. For this reason, energy efficiency measures are among the best home upgrades from the financial standpoint.

Home Renovation

Renovating Your Home: How to Pick a Starting Project

While renovating your home may seem like a great idea, you may not always know which parts to work on. You may not even be sure exactly what you should renovate in the first place.

Heating and Cooling

How to Know When Your Air Conditioner Needs Repair

While people often focus on repairing broken items in their home, they forget to get preventative care.

Weekly Sunday Tips

Sunday Morning Tip for April 21: Three Smart Electrical Upgrades for Your Home

When it comes to your homes, you want to get the most out of it. You want your home to be efficient, to be comfortable and to grow in value.

Green Home

Tricks to Save Water Without Sacrificing Shower Time

Cutting back on your water consumption is going to be good for the environment as well as your bank account.

Outdoor Structures

Shed Plans and Tips For Building a 16×10 Gable Shed in Less Than a Week

Weekend warriors and home improvement pros alike love a good challenge. Whether it’s a new garden in the back yard or the renovation of an old room in your home, there is something to be done every season of the year.

Home Interior

Making a Small Home Feel Larger with a Few Furnishing Tips

There is no denying how frustrating it can be to want to furnish your home, but not having enough space for all of your ideas.

Home Maintenance

Maintenance 101: 4 Ways to Keep up With an Aging Home

Owning an older home does not have to be a challenge. Thankfully, there are resources available to help keep up with an aging home.

Heating and Cooling

How to Do Window Air Conditioner Installation

Going for window air conditioner installation is a good idea to beat the heat. These air conditioners are reliable, allow you to have comfortable summers, and can be installed with ease.

Energy Savings

Make Your Home More Energy Efficient to Save on Utility Costs

One of the best home value investments is making your home more energy efficient to save on utility costs. So what does that mean?

Renovation Designs

What Trends Are Defining Modern Homes and What That Means for the Future

It can be difficult to predict the future of any industry, especially as the present is ever-changing. However, the trends of what homeowners look for in housing today may well effect how houses are built in the future.

Moving

How to Make Moving to a New Apartment Easier

So you’ve finally found the house you want to rent, completed the applications, and have the house keys in your hand. Now what?