Home Remodeling Projects: Swimming Pool

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If you live in warm weather climate, putting an in ground swimming pool can create a lot of fun, exercise and entertainment value for the family. A pool also comes with a lot of maintenance requirements and a number of safety precautions, so make sure you take all those things into account. There are a lot of decisions to make when planning for a swimming pool. The primary aspects are the location in the backyard, the general shape, and the depth of the swimming pool. In addition, usually a concrete or tile deck is planned and constructed around the pool. Oftentimes, when considering a swimming pool home remodel project, homeowners combine a pool with an outdoor patio or decking area. The type of pool and decking area will also depend on your established budget. Read More


Home Improvement Project: Painting the House

Painting the House

Painting the house and specifically the outside is a relatively easy way to freshen up the exterior of the home. Either the sun and elements over time has caused the existing paint to deteriorate and it needs a new coat of paint, or you just may want to change the look of the home by changing a color. When deciding on a color, you might want also to consider a second color as an accent for trim areas around the home. Read More


Home Project Tip: Closet Remodel

Closet Remodel

Getting a master bedroom closet organized is one of the most popular mini projects for many people. Storing various different sizes and lengths of clothes, shoes, and other personal accessories can be a challenge. The thought of having a closet remodeled based on your wardrobe and your specific organizational goal is a small dream for some people. If you are Read More


Going Gold

In celebration of the recent Olympics and the upcoming Oscars, let’s talk gold. Using gold to highlight a room can bring a feeling of enjoyment, stability and optimism.  This color can symbolize wisdom, luxury and high standards. It also evokes a sense of glamour, compassion and courage.  Read More


So Many Choices … Kitchen Countertops

Kitchen Countertops

Today we can find a variety of counter top materials to use to create a specific look or feel in a kitchen.  Let’s take a look at the variety of kitchen countertops and their pros and cons to using them in a kitchen. Read More