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Bedrooms

Are squeaky floorboards grating on your nerves, or foiling nighttime trips to the kitchen or bathroom? Squeaks are the result of boards rubbing together or nails that have loosened. To eliminate the noise of squeaky floorboards, you have to eliminate the movement. Regardless of the type of...

Drainage

If you think a few leaves and twigs in your gutters are harmless, think again. Regular gutter cleaning is the single most important key to avoiding major and expensive home repairs.

Gutters perform one duty: controlling the water around your home. If debris keeps gutters from doing their...

Some Smoke Detectors May NOT Save Lives: Ionization vs. Photoelectric

A disturbing investigative report by NBC News reveals that popular smoke detectors found in millions of homes across the country may not protect your family in a fire.  The report comes on the heels of a Texas A&M University experiment that found some smoke detectors will not sound the alarm...

Interior Remodeling

It’s called a “living room,” but ironically most living rooms are barely lived in. If you’re thinking of a living room makeover, make it one that will take a barely used space and create an area your family can really use. 

Originally, formal living rooms were spaces for entertaining special...

Find out how to design and finish living spaces in your home. Get decorating ideas for bedrooms and living rooms, and learn how to convert basements, attics and lofts to living spaces you can use every day. Create a welcoming, efficient foyer or improve a hallway, and build a comfortable, soundproof media room for your family.