Remodeling a home is exciting! If you’ve been making do with a less-than-perfect kitchen or bathroom, the thought of finally getting your dream room can make jumping right into a renovation pretty tempting. However, if you’re serious about crafting your dream kitchen or bathroom—without unnecessary headache or expense—you definitely want to take some time to … Continue reading Big Remodeling Mistakes You Don’t Want to Make!
Spring is definitely here! The temperature is climbing, the days are getting longer, and we’re all looking for ways to spend more time outside. If you own a home, you’ve probably been thinking about your outdoor spaces… and how to get them ready to enjoy some beautiful North Carolina weather! Woodworking Projects to Get Ready … Continue reading Get Your Outdoors Ready for Spring with These Woodworking Projects
If you've ever thought about making improvements to your home, you've probably wondered how much of that cost you'll get back when you sell. The reality is that a lot of popular home renovations cost a lot of money... without a lot of return on investment. Fortunately, there are quite a few improvements that can … Continue reading 5 Home Upgrades That Pay Off at Resale
This past year, we’ve all spent a little more time at home. Office, classroom, movie theatre, gym, yoga studio… our houses are filling more roles than ever before. And for many, there’s just not enough space for all those extra activities. But before you opt to trade your old home in for something bigger, consider … Continue reading Should You Move or Remodel Your Current Home?
Did you know that even custom remodels typically adhere to standard industry sizing? That’s right; things like doors, cabinets, and furniture are usually all the same dimensions from home to home, project to project. Knowing the height of a door, the depth of a cabinet, or the width of a table can be incredibly handy … Continue reading There’s a Size for That! Standard Dimensions & Sizing in Carpentry
In recent months, millions of people (or their companies) have opted to eschew the office for a safer and more comfortable work-from-home environment. Definitely saves you some time on that morning commute, right? But your work-littered dining room table might have you wondering if it’s time to find a designated office space within your home. … Continue reading 5 Ways to Craft a Dream Home Office (or Classroom)
Kitchens and bathrooms sell homes—so it pays to keep your kitchen updated! However, it’s a common misconception that you have to completely redo or renovate your space to make a difference. In fact, sometimes the simplest updates go the furthest… and they don’t cost a lot (so you’re much more likely to recoup that cost … Continue reading 5 Easy Kitchen Updates to to Transform Your Space
It can be hard to find the perfect piece of shelving to fit a space, especially if that space is particularly small, large, or awkwardly shaped. One possible solution is to take detailed measurements and shop until you find something that fits. Another is to custom-order a bookshelf or shelving unit to fit your space. … Continue reading Transform Your Living Spaces with Built-In Shelving
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If you’re fairly handy, the idea of a DIY home improvement can be pretty appealing. By tackling a project on your own, you can save big on labor costs—and smaller updates can be fun, challenging, and rewarding. But some projects are definitely better left for the experts. Professional contractors can ultimately save you time, money, … Continue reading DIY or Hire a Pro: Top Home Improvement Projects & How to Handle Them