Laying a new floor in your bathroom? Touching up your kitchen’s backsplash? Doesn’t matter – if you’re working with tiling surfaces then you are probably sealing them with grout in order to protect them from dirt and moisture.
These days we are all doing what we can to stretch our budgets. And in this modern age where “going green” is the new trend, energy-saving tips and tricks to use less water, for instance, have become the norm.
Giving your home a new look does not always have to involve a professional (and, sometimes, expensive) interior designer. Sometimes all it takes is a little paint and a lot of imagination.
Most of us love to socialise, yet not all of us are born to host a party. In addition to the stress of ensuring all guests are having a perfect time, a host also needs to juggle hundreds of little things when it comes to organising a get-together.
If you ask people what’s the most popular architectural feature they desire most for a house, chances are great that they’ll say hardwood floors. Not surprising, considering the timeless, classic, warm, inviting, and traditional look they flaunt.
Until the middle of the 20th century, lots of buildings and exterior walls were constructed with bricks due to their strength, durability and easy installation process. Sometimes these bricks were covered with plaster to ensure a smoother appearance.
Nothing beats a good ol’ hardwood floor, but sometimes one wants a softer underfoot sensation. And for those instances, we resort to lovely carpets for our homes.But whether you are considering installing those carpets yourself or just want to have a…
Ever walked into a room and immediately felt that something was ‘off’ about the space? We are not talking about feeling a ghostly presence, but rather homeowners who wanted to play interior designer, yet didn’t get it right at all.
Wall painting is quite the popular project, both for novice DIYers and veteran home renovators. What could be easier than smearing some paint onto a wall, right? Well, while wall painting can be pretty painless, we do recommend doing proper planning…
Far from being just shelters from the elements, our homes are also investments. Thus, when it comes to the age-old question “how can I increase my house’s value?”, almost everyone jumps up to listen to the answer.