basement renovations - a step by step walk-through

How dark is your basement? Do you use your basement for things other than storage? Maybe, it is time for you to look into getting basement windows installed.

Repainting Your Old Garage Door? Two Tips to Keep in Mind

5 February 2016
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Articles

If you have old, painted, wooden garage doors, then it may be time to think about new garage doors. This may be wise if you notice rotting wood or large dents along the door. However, if the door is in relatively good condition, then you can probably spend a little bit of time refinishing the door with a new coat of paint. While this may sound like an easy task you can perform in an afternoon, there are some important considerations that you will need to think about first. Read More …

5 Things To Consider Before Installing Tile On Your Fireplace

20 January 2016
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Articles

Both modern and traditional fireplaces call for more dramatic surrounds than the basic metal face plates that come with most models. The sheer versatility of tile allows you to create practically any look, but the installation will only last the test of heat and time if it's handled properly. Consider these five facts that determine whether your fireplace tiling project will fail or succeed before going the DIY route. You Can Install Over Some Materials Read More …

Tips To Maintain And Repair Your Asphalt Driveway During Winter

23 December 2015
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Articles

You need to take care of your asphalt driveway throughout the year, especially during the winter. Winter's freezing and thawing cycles and snow and ice removal can cause extra damage to your asphalt's surface. Here are tips to maintain and repair your asphalt driveway during the winter. Preventing and Repairing Snow Removal Damage When your asphalt driveway is covered in snow and ice, you can take steps for snow and ice removal with the right precautions. Read More …

Turn Your Garage Into A Comfortable And Safe Guest Retreat

11 December 2015
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If you don't rely on the use of your garage to house your vehicle, the space would make an excellent guest retreat as it offers plenty of space for a couple or small family, and it provides a little privacy for everyone involved. There isn't a need to invest in expensive renovation projects in order to create a safe and comfortable retreat for your visitors. In fact, most of the leg work can be done on your own. Read More …

How To Repair Two Types Of Asphalt Driveway Damage

20 November 2015
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Articles

Your asphalt driveway adds value to your home and gives you convenience as it keeps your driveway free of mud. When you take care of your asphalt driveway, it can last up to 20 years. Here are instructions to repair two types of asphalt driveway damage so you can prevent further deterioration. Remove Oil Spot Damage As your asphalt driveway is used with vehicles parking and driving over its surface, it is most likely going to get oil spot damage. Read More …

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basement renovations - a step by step walk-through

How dark is your basement? Do you use your basement for things other than storage? Maybe, it is time for you to look into getting some basement windows installed. My website is stuffed with information that I had learned as I completed a full basement renovation. Before the renovation, my basement was nothing but cement floors and cinder block walls. Now, it is the perfect living and game room for my family to enjoy throughout the year. We have more than enough space to host the family gatherings and the setting is bright, comfortable and pleasing to everyone that comes for a visit.