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How Much Does a Full Kitchen Remodel Actually Cost?

Of the many rooms in the home that will be subject to remodeling, the kitchen is probably the most popular followed by the bathroom. It’s not surprising given that the average age of homes across the US is 37 years old. That number rises to over 57 years for homes in the northeast. With homeowners looking to improve the appearance, function, and even the size of their kitchens, a full kitchen re...

Residential Safe Rooms and Underground Storm Shelters

Providing additional protection for your family starts by considering whether residential safe rooms or underground storm shelters are right for your home. Both provide protection from the elements and potential break-ins in case your family is threatened. But which one is right for your needs? The answer lies in what type of protection is best […]

Top Benefits of Composite Decking

While many are familiar with traditional wood decking, composite decking offers considerable benefits. There are several reasons why you should consider this form of decking for your home. What follows are just some of the top benefits of composite decking.

Electric Fireplace Pros and Cons

If you are considering an electric fireplace, it pays to know their advantages and disadvantages. What follows are the things you should think about before making your purchase. Electric Fireplace Cons Of course, the electric fireplace is not suited for everyone. For those who want to have a wood or gas fireplace, an electric version […]

Wood vs Composite Decking: Pros and Cons

If you are planning on creating a deck, the two most common materials used are wood and composite. Choosing the right one for your needs will go a long way towards making a satisfying deck for your home. Whether you hire a contractor or plan to do the job yourself, choosing between wood decking or […]

Christmas Light Installation: Holiday Lighting Professional

Lighting is one of the most important elements with holiday decorating, and as a LA area homeowner, you may be looking for professional electrical services for the holiday season that can help you make light work of lighting installation and planning tasks. Holiday lighting is most commonly considered for the exterior of homes, and it […]

How to Design a Stylish Kitchen: Timeless Kitchen Trends

It’s easy to create a new kitchen design. What is difficult is to make a design that withstands the times. For those who want to keep their new kitchens timely, this means utilizing timeless kitchen trends that will hold up year after year. What follows are a few timeless kitchen trends that will work for […]

The Beauty of Frameless Fireplaces – Gas Fireplace Trends

With more people staying at home during the pandemic of 2020, there was additional attention paid to creating home improvement projects. One of the more interesting was the increase in frameless fireplaces that are enjoying a strong boost in popularity. For the gas fireplace, the trends continue to be quite positive. Corner Office The increase […]

Building Technologies for Disaster-Proof Homes

Natural disasters are responsible for hundreds of billions of dollars in damage to residences, buildings and properties in the US. From tornadoes to earthquakes, hurricanes, floods, and wildfires, the threat of a natural disaster is an ever-present one. However, new building technologies have created disaster-proof homes that can either fully withstand or at least lessen […]