Category Archives: Home Improvement

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Upkeep Is Here!

Upkeep: A New Approach To Home Maintenance And Improvement has recently been published as an ebook and is available for instant download at Smashwords. Upkeep provides a solution to the challenge of maintaining a house by take proactive holistic approach and includes three main functional components. They are: Annual Home Reviews Coordination of all Maintenance […]

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Get More Storage Space for Your Home

Making the most out of the space you have available in your home is important so that you can have a place to store all of your items. Over time, things start to pile up in the kitchen, garage and living room and creating an unnecessary mess. Luckily, there are ways that you can add […]

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Bringing The Outdoors In

The unspoiled majesty of the great outdoors has been captivating urban dwellers for hundreds of years. The drab greys and browns of city living can feel quite suffocating and at home there is little respite, what with clinical, ‘modern’ designs very much the order of the day. What if I were to tell you however, […]

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How To Install Ceiling Pendants

Replacing old lighting fixtures in any room can dramatically change its look and feel. If you want to add warmth and sophistication to a particular room, try installing ceiling pendants. This very easy home improvement project can be done by any novice, and the final outcome will surely impress your guests as ceiling pendant lights […]

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How Great Home Improvement Can Improve Your Life

What’s the difference between good home improvement and great home improvement? Simply, it’s that while good home improvement will improve your house and make it a nicer place to live, great home improvement focuses on the effect of the changes and aims to improve your lifestyle in more fundamental ways. When you make a great […]

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How To Close Your Pool Down For Winter In 5 Easy Steps

Unless you are fortunate enough to enjoy 12 months of sunshine per year, you will be familiar with those chilly months all too well. If you have a family pool that sees a lot of action in the summer, how do you deal with it during those bleak seasons? Some of us just forget that […]

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Five Reasons Why A Rat Infestation Is Bad News

Rats have something of an unfortunate reputation. They were blamed for the spread of bubonic plague during the Middle Ages and even today the sight of a rat scuttling down a drain pipe is enough to put the fear of God into many people. However, although tame rats make great pets, wild rats can cause […]

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Top Home Decorating Trends for 2014

What are your predictions for top home decorating trends for 2014? Our readers want to know the answers so please if you work as an interior decorator, interior designer, residential architect or designer, submit your predictions via comments below.  We will select the top three or four and review them in more depth in a […]

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Flooding In Your Forecast? Here’s How To Prepare Your Home

Whether or not you live in a flood-prone area, if there is flooding in your forecast, you definitely want to take the right precautions to ensure that your home, your belongings, and your entire family, including your pets, will be as safe and as dry as possible. A lot of people, though, do not know […]

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Tips For Cleaning And Maintaining Your Gutters

Cleaning the gutters is one of the most important responsibilities of a homeowner that is often overlooked and taken for granted. Unfortunately, many homeowners wait until their gutters are filled to the brim before they decide to clean it. This delay exposes their houses to possible damage. Why Should You Clean The Gutters? 1. Property […]

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