Tips for All Stages of Home Remodeling and Renovating

Stop The Leak By Replacing The Wax Seal Under Your Toilet

If you notice that there is water gathering around the base of the toilet it doesn't necessarily mean that someone is missing the toilet. It could be that your toilet is leaking. There are different reasons that your toilet might be leaking. One of those reasons is that the wax seal under your toilet isn't working anymore and needs to be replaced.  What Is the Wax Seal? The wax seal is a thick, circular piece of wax that acts as a gasket under your toilet. Read More 

5 Easy Ways To Add Some Spirit To Your Chain Link Fence

Chain link fencing is one of the most versatile types of materials for fences that is currently available. This type of fencing provides you with security. Plus, it's durable. At the same time, it's also inexpensive. However, it isn't as naturally eye-appealing as some other fencing options. In fact, it seems to look more industrial, which may not be a problem for you. However, if it is, you can get around it. Read More 

Learn How To Wrap Your Garage Door To Make It Look Like A Holiday Gift

Decorating your garage door for the holidays will show your neighbors just how much spirit you truly have. Fortunately, you do not have to be an interior designer to learn how to decorate your door in a fun and stylish way. Use the following guide to learn how to make your garage door look like a giant present. Supplies You'll Need Two Different Colored 9' x 10' Tarps Painter's Tape Scissors A Measuring Tape A Washable Marker Cover the Door Read More 

Resolving Black Streaks On Asphalt Shingles

You used to appreciate the appearance of your roof, since you carefully chose the color and pattern of the asphalt shingles to enhance your home's beauty. Now, however, the roof has developed dark streaks that you can easily see as you ride by the house or pull into the driveway. What's causing this problem—and what can you do to resolve it? Fortunately, you can remove those streaks yourself with a little elbow grease, or have a roofing contractor do the job for you. Read More 

Painting An Ornamental Iron Fence

Wrought iron fences can give your home a mystical appearance. The intricate scrolling patterns and the tapered spires on the tops are majestic and elaborate at the same time. If you have decided to give your fencing a new coat of paint, you will want to take your time, making sure to get every crevice so that the new paint job comes out looking uniform. Here are some instructions that you can use to paint your iron fence. Read More 

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Tips for All Stages of Home Remodeling and Renovating

When my wife and I were looking for a new home, we only had a few homes to choose from that were within the district we wanted our children to attend. That made it tough to find a home that was "perfect" for us, but thankfully, we left room in our budget to make changes to the home we bought. Thankfully, the home we bought was large enough for us to live in during the renovation process, although we did have to make our children share rooms until we added that bedroom we needed. We learned that careful planning is important to ensuring the final result of your renovation projects is exactly how you want it, and we dedicated at lot of time to planning. We learned so much during the process that we wanted to make a blog to share our tips and experience on!