Home remodeling is an exciting and horrifying thing to go through. Yes, you want everything to look as you want it to, but do you really want to go through the process to make it look that way? Probably not. My blog is all about surviving a renovation project in your home. You will learn tips that will make it an easier process for your entire family. I have even included some easy to follow instructions for creating a make-shift kitchen to help you survive kitchen renovations without getting to know the pizza delivery guy more than you should.
10 November 2015
If you want to install hardwood flooring in your home but own fish, choose vinyl plank flooring instead. Although pets, such as dogs and cats, can damage natural hardwood flooring with their nails when they walk, run or play on it, the water and moisture from your fish aquarium can also cause problems with hardwood. Wood is vulnerable to mold growth and decay when it's repeatedly exposed to water and moisture, such as when you clean your fish aquarium.
5 November 2015
If you live in an old house with hardwood floors, then you might want to refinish them. It is a laborious procedure, so be prepared to get sweaty. Refinishing your hardwood floors is definitely something you can do on your own, but it does take time. If you are someone who doesn't have much free time, then you should consider hiring a professional floor re-finisher, such as those at Front Range Interiors.
29 October 2015
If you find that your bathtub has mold growing on it, you may be able to clean it off yourself. If not, there is something else you can do to get the bathtub clean. Follow the tips below and the bathtub will look new again when you finish. Remove Mold Once mold spores attach to the bathtub, they can start growing within 24 to 48 hours, and will start to colonize in 1 to 12 days.
26 October 2015
As a homeowner, you may have heard stories about ice dams that cause extensive water damage and ceiling leaks. With winter fast approaching, now is the time to safeguard your home against this kind of problem. To prevent an ice dam from occurring this winter, you must check each system of the home that contributes to the development of ice dams and perform maintenance where necessary. Once all the systems are fully functional, you rest more easily knowing that your home is protected from this expensive and damaging problem.
26 October 2015
If you want your home to be more energy efficient, you may be thinking about adding insulation to the attic. This is an area of your home where a lot of energy can escape. There are also many options to add insulation to the attic of your home, such as using spray foam, adding batten insulation or installing a loose material. Here are some things that you will want to think about before you add insulation to the attic of your home: