Your front porch is not only an entrance part of your home. It actually serves a lot of purposes. You can use your front porch as a setting for gatherings. You can use this spot for some alone time or to sip tea with your neighbors and catch up. It can also be your living room’s extension and serve as the welcome area to entertain your guests. This could also be your kid’s favorite spot to do their homework, especially when the weather outside is nice.Read More
Some homes have a separate room or loft area that is used as a game room. The interior design of this room depends on whether the game room is designed for small children, teenage children or adults. A game or toy room can be a designated play area for smaller children. The room can evolve into a gaming room for kids who want to play video games. With adults, the room can evolve with a billiards table or ping pong table as a center piece. Maybe the whole family of all ages are fans of cards or board games with a different layout of the room. A game room is a great home remodel project to create entertainment for the entire family. Read More
People who have a dedicated living room in their home usually furnish it in a more formal sitting room style. This is different than a family room which will be more casual. A living room is often used as a conversation room when guests come to the house for a cup a tea or a nice chat. It can also be used as a quiet reading room for members of the family. Since formal living rooms are not frequently used, people usually save some money and create a budget to eventually fully furnish this room. The living room is often times attached Read More
Roofs have a life span based on the quality of the roofing material and the quality of the installation. Older homes that were built 20 years ago often have a wooden “shake” roof. These wood roofs not only deteriorate quickly, but are often fire hazards. Flying embers can start quickly and fire can quickly expand over the entire roof. Replacing a roof with a new roof is usually done because the existing roof is worn out. Or there are significant number of leaks that make sense to replace the roof.
Choosing what material to use is necessary in a roofing project. Other things Read More
People are working from home more and more these days. This trend is from both large corporations who have work at home policies and remote employees to even small businesses and start-ups. The ability for people to be productive at home often depends on creating a dedicated work environment in a spare room in the home. Adding home office furnishings to a spare bedroom that will turn into an home office is a major part of effectively working from home. A desk that works for a computer and an office Read More