How to Get Out of a Decorating Rut Thumbnail

My family and I have been living in our "new" house for more than a year. Want to know how much decorating I've done? Pretty much none. I know. I can't believe it myself. I think I was a bit burned out on decorating after living in a bunch of different apartments over the years [...]

Know Asbestos Before Tackling a Green Remodel Thumbnail

Motivated to get our homes on the green end of the spectrum, it's easy to want to dive right into the project. But before you start ripping out paneling and replacing your roof with a company like Precision Roofing, it’s important to be mindful of the deadly substance that could be lurking underneath. We're talking [...]

Are Solar Systems a Worthy Investment? Thumbnail

For many of us with green aspirations, having our homes be energy independent — not to mention getting rid of an electric bill altogether — is like finding the Holy Grail. Installing a solar energy system on your home is one of the quickest ways to achieve that. However, this isn't an inexpensive option, and [...]

Two Ways to Improve Your Exterior Thumbnail

Winter is hard on a home's exterior, and the advent of spring and the showers that come with it can trap in and seal away the dirt, grime, and mildew so it festers and grows. When warm weather comes, it's a good idea to walk outside and take a look around. Doing regular maintenance on [...]

Unique Ways to Restyle Your Outdoor Space Thumbnail

When it comes to the overall look of your outdoor space, whether it's a yard or patio, minor adjustments can mean a lot. Here's a collection of ideas to restyle your yard in innovative ways. Photo via Trendir Wooden benches come in a lot of unusual and interesting shapes and they can give you a [...]