Choosing the Right Construction Projects for Your Home

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Choosing the Right Construction Projects for Your Home

As a homeowner, it can seem almost impossible to determine which construction projects will benefit your household and increase your property value, and which will end up being a regret that can't be undone. If you aren't sure which types of home improvement projects to invest in, you've come to the right place! This blog offers advice about a wide variety of construction projects that you may be thinking about completing. Learn what the financial and lifestyle benefits are for popular contruction projects, and which you'd be better off overlooking if you expect to receive a return on your investment when all is said and done. Check back often, as we publish new construction project topics on a regular basis.

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What You Need To Know About Rounding-Off Sharp Edges And Corners On Concrete Steps

30 June 2015
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Articles

 Concrete steps on patios and porches are a durable, affordable option for homeowners seeking to upgrade entryways into their homes. However, unfinished concrete, especially if it is poured on-site using forms, can have sharp edges and corners; these are potential safety hazards if someone trips or falls into them as they can cause serious lacerations. The good news is that removing these dangerously-sharp edges and corners is not difficult and can be accomplished by the average do-it-yourself homeowner. Read More …

Light Up Your Life With A Homemade Inspirational Lamp - No Wiring Or Drilling Required!

15 June 2015
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Articles

Nearly everyone uses lamps for reading or adding ambiance to the room. If you are like most people, you probably use a commercial lamp from a retail store and have never made a lamp of your own. This project teaches you how to make your own inspirational lamp that is safe to assemble and use in your home. Supplies: Bottle Lamp Kit Large Liquor or Wine Bottle Old Magazines Scissors Craft Glue Fixative Spray Tweezers (optional) Paper Plate Instructions Read More …

How To Save On Sewer Line Replacement Costs

26 May 2015
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Articles

You might think the sewer lines underneath your property will last for all eternity, but like everything else related to your home, nothing lasts forever. At some point, you'll be faced with the prospect of replacing those sewer lines. However, it can be a very expensive task to undertake – it could cost thousands of dollars to replace a sewer line using traditional methods. Fortunately, there are plenty of ways you can take some of the financial sting out of replacing your sewer lines. Read More …

DIY Marble Countertop Stain Removal

30 April 2015
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Articles

Natural marble countertops can be a beautiful addition to any modern kitchen, and the stone materials can withstand heat and pressure better than a lot of other types of counters.  However, marble will become somewhat dinged and etched over time and professional cleaning is required to restore the marble's shiny and lustrous finish.  Professional cleanings do not need to be scheduled too often, and you can prolong the service as long as you work hard to remove marble stains as soon as they occur. Read More …

Shopping For A New Air Conditioner? 2 Features You Might Enjoy

13 April 2015
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Articles

If you are in the market for a new air conditioner, you might wonder why anyone would spring for a fancy system with advanced features. After all, if it cools your house, what else could it possibly do? Although you might be tempted to pick up a run-of-the-mill unit, newer air conditioners boast features that really can make your life a little better. Here are two air conditioner options you might enjoy, and why they might be worth the investment: Read More …