Category Archives: Home Improvement

18Jan/18
Home Renovations

Home Renovations Using Surplus Building Materials

Renovating a home can be costly and sometimes the need for materials is specific. It can be difficult to find some items. But if the designer and homeowner are creative, there are ways to source unique materials and even find materials that are scarce.

You can pick up bits and pieces, and small lots of surplus building materials of good quality at a fraction of the cost. This is a boon to homeowners renovating their homes on a budget. Continue reading

07Jan/18
Eco-Friendly Bathrooms

5 Ideas for Eco-Friendly Bathrooms

If you were thinking of going green, your bathroom is one of the best places to start. Even though it is probably the smallest room in your home, it still consumes a lot of resources. Luckily, you can lower your impact on the environment by reducing the usage of water and energy, choosing more eco-friendly materials, and using more natural cleaning products. So, if you interested in making your bathroom more green, here are five things you should keep in mind. Continue reading

05Jan/18
Countertop Clean

Keeping a Stone Countertop Clean and Mould-Free

Kitchen countertops made of stone such as granite or marble are a sight to see. They possess their own characteristics that give life to an otherwise boring kitchen. These countertops can be of different colours, designs and shapes. But just like any other kitchen component, you have to keep them squeaky clean, as they serve as counters for food – both raw and cooked. If you have either a marble or granite countertop, here are some tips on how to maintain its cleanliness.
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23Dec/17

A List of Four Major Advantages of Luxury Vinyl Flooring

When you are planning to choose the flooring for the different rooms in your home, it’s a matter that should be taken into careful consideration. Although there may be a lot of choices out there, it’s important that you make the right choice. So how do you choose the best type of flooring for your needs? There is one type of flooring that has become a popular choice with many homeowners today: luxury vinyl flooring. But what do you know about good vinyl flooring, and why should you even consider it? Here’s a list of the 4 major advantages of luxury vinyl flooring. Continue reading

22Jul/17
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The Sound Quality of Wood Flooring in Vancouver

Many people consider only the inherent beauty of wood flooring in Vancouver homes, as well as how easy it is to clean and maintain. Very few ever give a thought about how the wood flooring will sound. How does it affect the noise levels in your home? If you’re a singer or musician, how will your music sound? The answers to these questions depend greatly on the type of wood flooring you have and how you installed it.
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21Jul/17
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Top Signs that Homeowners Need Rodent Decontamination Services

You may think your house is great, but the problem is that you and your family may not be the only ones who think so. You may have mice and rats lodging in your home, along with other critters like squirrels, raccoons, skunks, and even groundhogs. Different species require somewhat different tactics for elimination, but at least the professional decontamination services know which way is best for each particular species.
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17Jun/17
carpet cleaning tips

Clean Your Carpet Effectively and Regular Basis

Cleaning your carpet on a regular basis is extremely important in order to keep one of the most important household materials neat and clean. At times people really worry about keeping their carpets. Cleaning your carpets can really be troublesome if the thing remains unattended for a long period of time. So, it is always important for an individual to maintain and clean his/her carpet on a regular basis in order to avoid facing a really troublesome experience in the long run. So here are few tips and simple suggestions that you can consider in the matter of house cleaning and carpet cleaning purposes. In case you are living in and around Perth, then getting in touch with the carpet cleaning Perth experts could be a useful idea as well.
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16May/17
Different Styles of Lighting

3 Different Styles of Lighting for the Home

When you have made the important decisions about furniture placement, décor, and overall layout of the room, you need to make another important choice – the lighting design for the room. With excellent lighting you can transform a room from so-so to standout. But how do you go about lighting your home effectively? After all, it is not just about giving yourself enough light to see and work by. Take a look at these different lighting styles and find out how you can apply them to your rooms. Continue reading