October Home Maintenance Checklist

Sherwin Williams Colour of the Year 2022 October Home Maintenance Checklist When you think of October, what comes to mind? Maybe the crunch of fall leaves beneath your feet or getting costumes together for Halloween. It’s a great time of year to begin to wind down from a busy summer, looking ahead to the holiday…

Eco-Friendly Flooring

Eco-Friendly Flooring One of the hottest topics in flooring today is: which types of carpet and flooring are the most eco-friendly? The environment is a major concern for many people, so when planning a renovation or construction project, finding the most sustainable, environmentally friendly flooring options is a top priority. It can be a tricky…

Waterproofing 101

Waterproofing 101 This fall could be challenging for homeowners – we’ve had a lot of unpredictable weather this year that is expected to continue. Your house could be more vulnerable to water damage from thunderstorms or unexpected leaks. But fortunately, you have a few options when it comes to protecting your house. Here are some…

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Easy Closet Organization

Easy Closet Organization Admit it—if you’re like me, you probably use your closet to hide some of the mess in your bedroom, so at least your house will look clean. If you’ve ever been guilty of the throw-everything-in-drawers-and-closets move before guests arrive, ask yourself, What would come tumbling out if someone opened that door? Now…

15 Air Cleaning Houseplants

15 Air Cleaning Houseplants Summer is coming to an end, but that doesn’t have to mean you have to sacrifice the green! Read on to find out the top house plants plants that aid in the removal of pollutants such as formaldehyde, benzene, trichloroethylene and carbon monoxide. 1. English Ivy – Hedera helix Beautiful as…

August Home Maintenance Checklist

August Home Maintenance The dog days of summer have officially arrived, and it’s too hot to do much outside, so we’ll focus on prepping indoor areas for the start of fall. The last thing on anyone’s mind is home maintenance, but it must be done. Here are a few tasks we recommend homeowners complete this…

Countertop Material Prices

Countertop Materials When you’re planning a new kitchen, you face many different choices and one of the biggest is the countertop. You’ll be preparing, chopping, cutting, mixing, spilling, cleaning and maybe eating on it many times every day, so appearance is not the best way to make your decision. Fortunately, countertops are available in many…

Repair or Replace: A/C Price Analysis

Price Analysis: Air Conditioning Repair or Replacement If your AC breaks down, you might just need a simple repair—even if your unit isn’t exactly the newest model. When deciding whether to repair or replace your air conditioner, there are a few factors to consider. These include the age of the unit, its performance and efficiency,…