• September 20, 2020

DIY Fireplace Makeover Part One: Updating Mantel Moldings

In need of a fireplace makeover?  Read and watch how we did ours to get inspiration for your DIY fireplace makeover.  This is part one in a series of blog posts and videos showing the progress.  Thanks to DAP for sponsoring this post, all opinions are ours.

Since we moved into our house a couple years ago we have done a LOT of work making the house ours.  But, one caveat is when there is a lot to do, we tend to start but not finish anything!  There have been literally so many things to do that once something is

Build a Reclaimed Wood Herringbone Coffee Table in 5 Easy Steps

Would you love to have a beautiful reclaimed wood coffee table that can be built in 5 easy steps?  This herringbone coffee table with hairpin legs is the project for you! Using plywood and wood planks, this plan is simple and affordable!

 

Hi Remodelaholics! It’s LZ from The Summery Umbrella, and I’m super pumped about this new project today!

I’ve created projects out of reclaimed wood like this beautiful Mason Jar Pendant Light as well as my stunning Potting Bench.

Today is going to be ANOTHER gorgeous and stunning reclaimed wood project! You can most definitely accomplish this cutie

Get This Look: Traditional and Timeless Living Room

A mixture of modern, traditional, and farmhouse design elements make this timeless living room an absolute showstopper. Neutral grays and whites are accented beautifully with contrasting wood finishes. Attention to detail is found in everything from the gallery lighting highlighting the custom built-ins to the unique wood legs of the coffee table. Combining furniture and decor from several different styles gives the living room personality while also creating classic harmony.

This timeless living room is from this traditional style home built by RC Dent Construction and designed by Remedy Furniture and Design Center. Ready to style your own timeless living

4 Ways to Prevent Roof Leaks

A leaky roof can ruin your day. When your roof leaks, you put your roof and the interior of your home at risk for serious moisture damage.

The good news is that you can prevent your roofing Halifax NS from leaking. The even better news is that a few easy, preventative measures can go a long way to keep your roof from springing a leak.

1. Encourage Attic Ventilation

One of the main things that contributes to your roof’s durability is the ventilation in your attic. Make sure your attic is properly ventilated to keep moisture from accumulating in this …

4 Reasons to Install Artificial Turf

If your lawn could talk it would share many fun memories. Children playing, grown-ups relaxing and many family gatherings. Your lawn provides a soft place for those you love to congregate outside. Unfortunately, lawns can be a source of stress with all the money and labor it requires. There is a solution to still get a soft area to play without all the worry. Here are four reasons to install artificial turf.

Reason 1: Year-Round Play

It is hard to play in the grass if it is muddy in the spring or prickly in the summer. Artificial turf allows you …

How Good Communications Makes For A Better Roof

When you’re going to be replacing your roof it’s important to choose a company that is reliable. Looking towards the equipment that’s used, the training that is delivered as well as the online reviews for a roofing company can all be important towards getting the best type of roofing installation. An excellent relationship with your roofing contractor will make sure that you can enjoy the best roofing job. If you want to make sure that you can get your roofing job done in a timely fashion and at a fair price, here are some top traits in communication you can …

3 Essential Parts of Caring for Your Home’s Exterior

Taking care of your home with regular preventive maintenance can help keep it safe and cozy. Regular maintenance can prevent unexpected problems that require expensive repairs, and if you ever decide to sell your home, it will be easier to get it ready for the market if it’s already in good shape. Here are three vital ways to ensure the exterior of your home looks good and functions properly.

1. Gutter Cleaning

The rain gutters of your home are extremely important; they make sure water drains from the roof into the proper channels. Without gutters, water can just fall off …

Upgrade Your Bathroom to Spa Level

After a long day at the office or even a long day of shopping you just want to relax and unwind. Some people would rather do that anywhere but the bathroom. If you are one of these and dislike your bath because it is poorly laid out, outdated or even just plain ugly, some of the following suggestions may help you make some much-needed updates.

Upgrade Your Fixtures

Old, broken, outdated or non-functional plumbing fixtures should be replaced with modern fixtures. Consider a large walk-in rain shower, accompanied by a large fixed or free-standing soaking tub. You might want to …

Why you need the best Virginia Beach Lawn Care Services?

Imagine you have a house in Virginia Beach, one of the most spectacular seasides in the USA and you have a lawn that has no grass and is full of dirt. You tried to do something about it, but you simply can’t do anything spectacular.

The solution to this problem is hiring the best Virginia Beach lawn care company. If you think you don’t need one, read on to learn what the positive sides are and why you must hire them? If you still want to give another shot to the place, take a look at this link.

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