Archive for February, 2017

Bathroom and Kitchen Remodels Add Value and Visual Appeal

Ceramic tile for a bathroom

Home remodeling, whether you’re a DIY enthusiast or prefer to call in the professionals, is one of the best ways to add value to your home. The most popular choices for home remodeling are kitchens and bathrooms. Replacing old appliances and chipped tiles makes life easier, and makes cleaning easier as well. New designs like mosaics and glass tiles are a quick way to update the look of a bathroom or kitchen.

Begin with the bathroom
Bathrooms are a popular choice for home remodeling and a survey by Houzz found that 60% of respondents planned to tackle the master bathroom as their next remodeling project. Another survey, by the National Association of Home Builders, found that homeowners actually follow up on this intention, and that bathroom remodeling accounts for

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Are You Looking Past the Cold Days of Winter and Looking Toward Next Summer?


February 1. In many parts of the country the beginning of this month signals a hope of warmer temperatures and longer days. In other parts of the country the beginning of the month is simply an indicator of more cold and snowy days. And while the fun of looking for the groundhog’s shadow is a nod toward tradition and folklore, many Americans are seriously making plans for the long, hot days of summer.
Swimming pool builders and their customers are among those who are not worrying about the weather forecasts by meteorologists or groundhogs. Instead, they are making the plans to create a backyard oasis that will make this the best summer ever. From plans for hot tubs, swimming pools, outdoor kitchens, and pool houses, swimming pool build

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