Posts Tagged ‘home improvement’

Tips for Maintaining Your Michigan Home in the Winter

In Michigan, the weather can be so unpredictable. Winter can last until April sometimes, which means more maintenance for your home. A working furnace and heating system is a must for a Michigan winter.  You never want poor maintenance to result in frozen pipes. Now that winter is almost halfway over, it’s time to check […]

Renovating Your Basement? Try These Tips Before You Upgrade

Basement renovations are part of the home dream. Everyone wants a finished basement, a place for recreation and family time. Some finished basements are simple, while others can be extreme–include a second kitchen, a large home entertainment system, built-in shelving units, and more. A lot goes into the renovating process for a basement, from safety […]

How to Clean Carpet with Vinegar

Yes, that bottle with stinky clear liquid stored in your kitchen cabinet is a powerful natural substance for cleaning any type of floors, even carpets. White distilled vinegar is more than just a cooking ingredient, it’s also otherwise known as the nontoxic, eco-friendly Cleaning Vinegar. For an average price of $3 per gallon, vinegar is […]

Newlywed Apartment Tips

If you just got married and are looking to start a new life with your spouse, finding the first apartment can be a pain. There’s so many options different options and concerns that it can make you crazy before you even begin to move-in. So if you’re worried, concerned, or confused here are helpful tips […]

Making Your Dream Home a Reality

What’s your dream move-in ready home? Can you picture it? How does the trim look, the kitchen, and the bedrooms? Now take that picture of your dream home and put it in the trash. For most people their picture perfect dream home is never going to be affordable and move-in ready. When your necessities are […]

Home Trends Worth the Extra Cost

Designing and building your first home is special. It is an exciting experience, but also an expensive one. While it would be nice to be able to incorporate every awesome home feature you see on Pinterest and have top of the line appliances, it isn’t realistic for a first home. Since ‘you can’t always get […]