What type of wood should I use for my kitchen cabinets?

What type of wood should I use for my kitchen cabinets?

There are several types of beautiful wood to choose from for your kitchen cabinets. These include pecan, walnut, oak, maple, cherry, birch, alder, and hickory etc. Each type has its own unique natural characteristics, but the ultimate choice will really come down to your personal preference. One of the most important decisions you will need […]

3 Tips for Hiring Bathroom Remodeling Contractors

3 Tips for Hiring Bathroom Remodeling Contractors

Planning a bathroom renovation is a process that takes time, attention and, of course, plenty of money. Hiring the right contractor for your renovation is key to ensuring that all the effort you’ve put into the project yields a beautiful end result. Whether you’re looking to give your bathroom a simple refresh or a complete […]

Bathroom Suites – Selecting a Style to Suit your Home

Bathroom Suites – Selecting a Style to Suit your Home

Every home varies in style, so if you’re considering revamping your bathroom suite, it can be challenging deciding how you would like it to look. Compared to the other rooms in your home, renovating the bathroom is a long term and more permanent project, which means it’s important to choose a bathroom suite style that […]

HVAC Tips From The Pros

HVAC Tips From The Pros

HVAC systems bring comfort throughout the year, keeping your home cool in the summer and warm during those cozy winter months.  Your HVAC system is also an expensive piece of equipment and it’s important to keep it running in tip-top shape to ensure it doesn’t sputter out on you just when you need it. One […]

Solar Water Heaters: Using Sun to Save

Solar Water Heaters: Using Sun to Save

Using hot water in your home may cost you more than you think. In a single year, an 80-gallon water heater can cost you up to $500 in electricity expenses. Not only that, the average 4,800 kilowatt hours of electricity that a water heater uses per year emits about 6,600 pounds of carbon dioxide—about the […]

Benefits Of Electric Fireplaces

Benefits Of Electric Fireplaces

Most homeowners want a comfortable sitting room with and a beautiful fireplace, but setting up a fireplace often requires a lot of work and money. People want fireplaces in their homes; even if the apartment is rented. However, the cost of installing and maintaining a fireplace can give you cause for worry, so knowing the […]

How to Hire an Edmonton Plumbing Contractor: 8 Questions to Ask

At some point in your life, you may need to remodel your home’s bathroom or kitchen. These remodels are usually beyond the scope of most people’s expertise though, so hiring a plumber will be in their future. But how do you hire a plumber, and what questions should you ask? To help with this process, […]

Common Window Well Problems and How To Solve Them

Common Window Well Problems and How To Solve Them

Window wells are great for protecting your home, as well as for providing light and overall livability to your basement.  But the downsides that a window well brings come in the form of water accumulation. In fact, if a lot of water gathers inside the well, then lots of water will start coming through the […]

Is Polished Concrete Flooring the Right Choice for My Family Kitchen?

Is Polished Concrete Flooring the Right Choice for My Family Kitchen?

As the heart of any family home, the kitchen is always a prominent focus in any home improvement project. Ensuring your kitchen décor is up to scratch can be difficult as there is an endless amount of options available, including various colour palettes, units, light fixtures and dining room furnishings. Choosing flooring for your kitchen […]

Farewell To Stains And Blemishes On Timber Flooring

Farewell To Stains And Blemishes On Timber Flooring

If you’ve been looking at timber flooring for sale, you’ll need to consider its upkeep and what you will do when you encounter spills, scuffs and blemishes. Perhaps if you’ve never lived in a home with timber flooring, you feel apprehensive about purchasing a property that already has beautiful wooden floors. Ignore those horror stories […]