3 Tips For Creating A Rustic, Farmhouse-Styled Patio

Outdoor living is an important part of your home's appeal and value. From a wood deck that offers a place for your grill and dining table to an elaborate screened porch, deck, and patio combination for entertaining friends and family, your outdoor living space will also become a functional part of your home. If you are in the process of constructing a space outdoors, consider a patio space styled with your favorite pieces of farmhouse accents, d├ęcor, and furniture. [Read More]

Three Signs That You Need Replacement Glass For Your Windows

Are you concerned about a window in your home? If most of your windows and the frames are in good condition, you may not be in the market for all new windows. Yet, there may be a window or two in your home that is giving you cause for concern. Fortunately, you can simply replace the glass in these problem windows instead of dealing with the expense of all new windows. [Read More]

How To Design Your Own Personal Writer's Cottage

Authors are creative people that can greatly benefit from their own cottage retreat where they can write. If you are thinking about building your own writer's cottage, you should begin by creating a list of all of the requirement you have to customize that cottage to be your own. Ask an architect to work closely with you to design your personal writer's cottage. Here are some considerations to think about when you design your own writer's cottage:  [Read More]

Ideas For Converting A Basement Room Into A Home Office

If you're interested in having a home office for full- or part-time work, one of the first spots that you'll consider is your basement. Unfortunately, many homes' unfinished basements aren't exactly conducive to an office setup, which may mean that you settle for a desk placed in the corner of the main basement room. Instead of settling, hire a remodeling contractor to discuss your vision for the space. Some work from this professional can leave you with a suitable home office that allows you to have privacy and be productive. [Read More]