Vinyl Vs. Aluminum Sunrooms: Which Is Best For You?

So, you want to extend your living space outdoors, and a sunroom is the perfect way to make it happen. However, you're faced with a difficult decision; do you go with an aluminum sunroom or a vinyl one? Both options come with their inherent advantages and potential drawbacks. At the end of the day, asking yourself a few important questions may help you to make the right decision regarding which material is right for you. Read More 

3 Questions You May Have About Chimney Liners And Safety

If you recently purchased a house that has a wood-burning fireplace in it, you may want to consider getting a chimney inspection before you begin using it, and this is especially important if the house is older. A chimney inspection will reveal the condition of the chimney and will let you know if it is safe to use. With older chimneys, there is a good chance that the inspector might suggest installing a new chimney liner in it, and here are three questions you may have about this. Read More 

Home Selling 101: Can A New Roof Help?

When it comes to selling your home, it is likely that you have mixed feelings. After all, the home has served you well for several years and you have made some nice memories within its walls. Still, you have your reasons and you have decided that you need to put your home on the market. Selling your home might seem easy at first, but you may face many hurdles and questions. Read More 

Four Tips To Help Combine Siding Styles With Craftsman-Style Designs

In recent years, the craftsman-style home has been making a come back. These are homes that where built during the arts-and-crafts movement of the late 19th and 20th century. One of the big features of these homes is the custom artisanship and woodwork. This can often be seen in the siding and cornice details of homes in North America. If you want your home to have this sort of craftsman look, you may want to combine siding styles like shake and board-and-batten siding. Read More 

How To Incorporate Native Landscaping When Designing Your Backyard

Whether you've moved into an older home with a yard that's in poor shape or you've recently purchased a new home with a bare yard, it's a good idea to look into how you should landscape the yard. If you want the yard to be easy to manage and look great, native landscaping may suit your needs perfectly. In order for your yard to look fantastic after the native landscaping work is done, you'll want to incorporate some of the following features. Read More