Fireplace mantel designs have always been the interior decorator challenge, although their purpose has shifted slightly in the last fifty years. Earlier fireplaces were the main source of heat during cold winters. Large homes had a fireplace in each room, which were laborious to maintain, creating a mess alongside their cheerful warmth. The fireplace served [...]
If your beige walls are driving you up-the-wall, it’s time to paint your room. Adding color to your home’s walls is the easiest way to transform a room from plain to stylish. It’s also the cheapest; changing the furniture and flooring in a room costs thousands of dollars, while a gallon of paint costs just [...]
Flooding of the basement can occur due to natural flooding or water pipes that have burst. In fact, certain areas of the country are more prone to flooding than others.
For less than the cost of a week at your favorite spa, you could transform your own home into a spa oasis.
The maxim “you get out what you put in” applies to most things in life – including painting walls, which means that if you want a long-lasting and professional finish, you’ll need to spend time preparing for the job.