5 Essential Tools for Home Improvement

Guest Blogger: Kevin Morse

Do you fancy yourself a home improvement aficionado? A DIY diva? A fixer upper? If you consider yourself any of these things, there are few tools that you may already have in your arsenal. If you do not already have them, it’s time for you to take a trip to Franklin Building Supply for help. Owning these tools will make it easier for you to do your next home improvement project. Everything from cutting your own trim to painting your walls will be much easier with the five essential tools for home improvement. Read More


All the Things you need to Know about Cabinet Drawer Slides

Cabinets are great places for storage in your home and there are so many to choices when installing cabinets.  This infographic details the cabinet drawer slides you need to be aware of in order to understand your cabinet choices. Understanding the choices you have when selecting cabinets can make all the difference in functionality. Who would have thought that a simple drawer slide can actually have so many components. Each of these components makes a difference in how you use your drawers in your cabinet. These slides can affect your storage system and organization. Learn more with by viewing this infographic.

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Four Cheap Fixes to Improve Your Home’s Value

Kitchen photoGuest Blogger: Joel Cordle

There are many possible reasons why you may be selling your house. Regardless of reason, be prepared for this uphill battle since this is no easy task. The real estate market is hard to predict and you never know when and how much you will be able to sell your house. However, there are 4 easy things that you can do to at least fix this and improve the value of your house. Read More


How Does the Internet of Things Impact Homeowners?

Tech-For-the-HomeAlthough the concept was developed in 1999, it hasn’t gained much attention until early 2014. The idea behind the Internet of Things (IoT) is that objects would have network connectivity and could send and receive data. From your home appliances to your electrical and plumbing system, companies would be able to gather information about the use of these things. You could also use the connection to control them from anywhere in the world. As a homeowner, you should stay informed about the issue. Here are 4 ways that the IoT will impact you and your home: Read More