Home Remodeling Success Tips

Planning a Residential Upgrade and Using Green Building Materials These details aren’t closely guarded general contractor, carpenter, plumber, electrician, or painter trade secrets, but they’re not advertised either. The knowledge is gained through experience on numerous construction projects. These tips for remodeling success can be categorized as follows. Plan Your Residential Remodel Project Years ago… Read More »

Up Your Home’s Resale Value with Simple Fixes

When looking to sell your home, or just looking to update it for eventual sale or increased comfort, it’s often most useful to make improvements in the bathroom and kitchen. Real estate experts estimate that 80-90 percent of money spent making improvements to these rooms can be earned back in resale value. Here are some… Read More »

Prevent Lead Exposure at Home

Cleaning Up Lead Dust in and around the House Homeowners can take simple steps to prevent lead poisoning in their children, which could protect them from criminal behavior later in life. A study in the May 27 issue of PLoS Medicine showed that lead exposure in infancy and early childhood is strongly correlated with criminal… Read More »