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Fireplace Mantels:  Add Vintage Charm with Salvaged Surrounds

Looking to add vintage charm to a home that has none?  You can transform the feel of an entire room with one simple project.  Just add a salvaged antique fireplace mantel or surround to the room, and it'll become the decorative focal point.

This is a great solution for those who rent a house...

Basements

Imagine a day when the basement can be an additional place of retreat and solitude from the busy world around you, and your family.  The basement does not have to be that dark and unwelcoming place that is damp and cold.  With today’s amazing advancements in flooring and home decorating, that...

Easy Bathroom Remodeling Ideas

Bathroom remodeling is often high on homeowners' wish lists, with better storage, a more functional floor plan and ease of use for all family members in the bargain. But bathroom remodeling can be expensive.

Luckily, you don't need to tear into walls or completely reconfigure plumbing to get...

Doors

Impressions count when visitors arrive at your home’s front entry door. It’s the first and last space they see, and it has the power to make a positive or negative impression. Moving into spring, we often think about “out with the old and in with the new,” but this year, consider taking it a...

Bathroom Remodeling

Thanks to savvy dealers, demolition experts and everyday folks who rescue building materials, furnishings and plumbing fixtures from homes being demolished, there’s a good supply of valuable recycled lumber and other home building materials ready to be recycled and reused.

Here are a few...