home improvement: Adding Closet Space To Your Home – What to Consider Before You Start - 02/10/16 03:55 AM
When you have more items to store than closet space, something's got to give. Building and installing a closet is a fairly low-cost solution that the average adult is capable of doing. In a weekend's time, with a little planning and knowledge, you can transform an unused area into the most useful spot in the room.
Planning a Closet If you're going to build a closet, you might as well build it right. It's too late, after it's built, to wish you had done something different. Taking time to plan any home improvement project will prevent regrets later.
If you want to … (4 comments)

home improvement: Home Improvements and Which Ones to Do When Selling Your Home - 02/01/16 10:35 PM
Whether you plan to sell your home in the near future, or just want to improve the value of your home, here is one low cost improvement you should consider.
Paint the interior. If you haven't painted in 10 years or more, your ceiling is probably looking dull and the colors on your walls are out of style.
New home owners have a tendency to use the same color throughout most of their house. That color is usually white, or another neutral color. You can increase the value of your home by choosing more contemporary colors, oftentimes selecting more vibrant colors … (2 comments)

home improvement: How To Furnish Your Home For Less - 12/01/15 03:18 AM
Starting out with a "blank slate" can be both a blessing and a curse. The blessing comes if you have enough money to furnish your home with whatever you want from wherever you choose. Furnishing a home on a shoestring, though, takes creativity, an eye for a good value, and possibly some elbow grease.
While some discount stores, such as Ikea, sell inexpensive new furnishings, careful shoppers can find better quality for less money with used furnishings. Here are a few ideas for getting what you need at dramatically discounted prices.
 
Inspiration Whether you are furnishing one room or a … (2 comments)

home improvement: Six Easy Steps for Planning an Addition - 11/03/15 09:01 PM
Are you running out of space in your current home, but don't want to move? Perhaps it’s time to consider an addition, such as an extra room or an extension to an existing room.
Plan ahead to make the job flow smoothly. Although planning takes time and includes many mundane tasks such as getting permits and financing, the benefits are immeasurable both in time, money and frustration saved.
Individual plans will vary depending on the scope of the project. Steps overlap, and sometimes a change in one aspect of your plan forces changes in others. Almost every plan will include at least the … (2 comments)

home improvement: Designing Backyard Shade Structures - 10/12/15 12:30 AM
In the midst of summer's sweltering heat, nothing provides relief like having a shady spot for relaxing. Backyard shade structures also help keep your outdoor furniture from fading.
If you want to add a shade structure to your yard, explore the variety of options available and customize the design based on your needs.
Design ConsiderationsHow do you envision your backyard retreat? Here are some factors to consider:
Location: If you wish to erect a shade structure that relies on flat ground, select an area that needs little leveling to reduce labor. Look at your backyard and consider the amount of work necessary to prepare … (0 comments)

home improvement: Preparing Your Home for Sale - Guide to Small Repairs and Fixes - 09/02/14 11:51 PM
If you're getting ready to move out or let prospective home buyers snoop through your home in #WinchesterVA, you should check and fix, if necessary, the following common problem areas.
Indoor Repairs Repair leaky faucets, sinks, dishwashers. If you see any sign of wall mildew or dampness, check for broken pipes inside the walls. Replace rusted, leaky garbage disposals. Replace significantly cracked floor tiles. Tack down loose carpeting or restretch and reattach wall-to-wall carpets. Repair holes in walls (from doorknobs) and other damage. Repair split door jams. Test and ensure that all light fixtures and wall outlets work properly. Remove or … (2 comments)

home improvement: Don't let your home become the most expensive on the block - 04/02/14 12:01 AM
Like most Americans, your home is probably your single largest investment. While the value of your home is largely determined by such things as location, size, condition and amenities, there are still steps you can take to maximize its worth.
First, you need to evaluate your plans carefully if you're improving your home to put it on the market. Cutting corners could hurt rather than help your prospects, but you don't want to go overboard either. Your home's value should be no more than 20% above the average. That means a $10,000 kitchen improvement project might be a better idea than … (4 comments)

 
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