Landscaping 101

Landscaping is defined by the process of making a yard or other piece of land more attractive by altering the existing design and terrain, adding ornamental features, planting trees and shrubs. Modern, residential landscaping can include changing the shape of the land through grading, backfilling and mounding and constructing fences, decks, planters or [...]

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A Guide to Insulation Options

Upgrading your insulation is a great way to increase the comfort of your home, create a healthier living environment, boost your home’s energy efficiency and reduce [...]

Easy Tips to Save on Water Heating Costs

After home heating and cooling, water heating costs are the second highest contributor to your monthly utility bills. Hot showers and baths, dish washing, clothes washing and [...]

5 Reasons to Remodel the Bathroom

Remodeling the bathroom is one of the first big renovation projects homeowners consider when looking to upgrade their home.  Here are 5 reasons to remodel your bathroom. [...]

Things to Consider When Buying New Windows

Older windows are often the culprit for escaping heat in the winter, especially if they’re warped, damaged or not sealed properly. With newer, energy efficient windows, [...]

Revolutionizing the Renovation Industry

RenovationFind Keith Riley of RenovationFind.com explains why him and his team decided to create RenovatinFind.com, a free online directory of certified home service companies throughout [...]

3 Things To Consider for a Kitchen Renovation

Compared to other home renovations, a kitchen renovation has one of the highest return on investments. Not only can you improve the aesthetics and functionality of your [...]

Benefits of Virtual Tours for Real Estate Listings

An experienced realtor knows that online listings that accurately show a property will result in more viewings by more qualified potential buyers. Making sure the home is [...]

Options for Financing your Home Renovation

There are plenty of options when it comes to financing the next major renovation.  Start off by determining the estimated cost of your renovation, consulting with a [...]

ChemDry vs Steam Cleaning Your Carpets

Regular carpet cleaning will prolong the life of your carpets and keep them looking newer longer. Keeping your carpets clean will also reduce allergens like dust, pet hair and [...]

Why plumbing and heating is not for do-it-yourselfers!

When you turn on a tap or feel the warmth coming from your heat register, you probably don't give it much thought. In fact, you probably never really think about how [...]