Three Tips To Modernizing Your Kitchen On A Budget

Attempting a remodel can be a big task whether you are trying to do it yourself or hire someone to help. When you are on a budget, you want to ensure that ever penny counts and you are getting the most for your money. A kitchen is one of the most popular rooms to be remodeled in a house. On average, a kitchen remodel runs about $18,856.  Unless you just inherited a chunk of money, you may not be able to afford spending thousands of dollars on a kitchen remodel. Read More 

The Rainbow Of Vinyl Siding Stains: What They Are And What To Do About Them

Even though vinyl siding is largely maintenance-free, it can occasionally develop unsightly stains. Some stains are easy to get rid of permanently, while others can recur until the source of the problem is eliminated. Here are some common, different colored siding stains, their causes and what to do about them. Runny, Sticky and Brown These sticky, resin-like stains are a mixture of moisture and oil in wood. They are usually the result of ice dams on the roof. Read More 

5 Tips To Keeping A Log Cabin’s Interior Climate Comfortable During Winter

Though log cabins are popular thanks to their charming simplicity and natural appearance, they can sometimes pose heating challenges during the coldest months of the year. To create the most energy-efficient log cabin home possible, it's important to customize the home's design with heating needs in mind. The following are five tips that log cabin home owners should take advantage of to save on utility bills and feel more comfortable at home: Read More 

Making Your Own Version Of Stonehenge: How Concrete Contractors Pour Vertical Stone Structures

Have you ever wondered how concrete contractors pour and create vertical walls of concrete? It is not as though concrete readily dries within seconds of being poured because most concrete requires at least thirty minutes or more to set. One might even compare this modern marvel of construction engineering with the ancient Stonehenge, stone structures set upright. However, Stonehenge is solid rock carved out and set upright, where concrete walls are liquid set upright and dried that way. Read More 

3 Tips To Save Money When Hiring A Land Surveyor

If you are currently in the process of purchasing a new home or a new piece of land, or if you are unsure of exactly where your property boundaries are located, you might be thinking about hiring a land surveyor to come out and survey your land. However, you might have heard that hiring a land surveyor is expensive, and you could be worried about exactly how much it will cost. Read More