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Curb Appeal Ideas for Your Home

We recently wrote articles about how to add architectural interest to your home’s exterior and interior. There are a lot of great tips there, but not everyone is in a place where they can manage a full remodel at this point in time. If that..

The Homeowner's Guide to a Home Check-Up

Now that we are well into the fall season there are several tasks that need to be performed around the house before winter.  It is always good to do both a fall and spring home check-up to perform routine maintenance and fix any problems early to..

Refinished & Reused, Part 1- The Great Outdoors

Are you tired of your old outdoor furniture or do you have a great piece that is just not in the best of condition. No matter if it is an old bench, patio set, fire pit, or picnic table, there are many ways to freshen up and make those old treasures..

Specialty Rooms: The Backyard

Outdoor living is becoming a growing trend throughout the country.  Even if you live in a climate like ours here in Chicago, there are still enough nice days, that having a relaxing place outside to spend a few hours of your day or throw a barbecue..

Specialty Rooms: The Front Porch

The Front Porch is the gateway to your home.  It is the face to the neighborhood, the connection between the public space of the street and the private space of your home.  It creates a semi-private space outside your home to interact with your..