Helping you plan your home improvement project, from start to finish

  • Concrete Slab Costs & Types

    As you have undoubtedly read throughout our site, foundation issues, whether they be inside or outside the house, can get expensive. But when it comes your home’s exterior, concrete slabs act as terrific bases for foundations under a shed, storage units, garages, temporary swimming pools, grills and or even a mobile home.

    By Jacob Hurwith Aug 4, 2016
  • Why Asphalt Driveways Are Right For Your Home

    Installation of a new driveway is a major decision for any homeowner. Here are factors to consider to determine if asphalt is right for your home.

    By Sam Wade Jun 14, 2016
  • How To Pressure Wash A Driveway

    Is your driveway looking aged with grease and dirt? With a few hours and a DIY spirit, you can pressure wash your driveway to give it a new look.

    By Jaclyn Crawford Jun 3, 2016
  • Video: Updating An Old Roof

    Your roof is arguably the most important home investment you can make. A good, solid roof can save you hundreds, if not thousands, over the lifespan of your home. Nonetheless, all roofs, no matter where you live, need a little TLC once in awhile.

    By Jacob Hurwith May 20, 2016
  • Adding Character To Your House Through Affordable Driveways

    Your driveway is the first thing that people notice when they come to your home. Here’s how to impress your guests before they reach the front door.

    By Sam Wade Apr 25, 2016
  • Brick Vs. Concrete Patios

    Concrete patios are the standard across the country, but brick patios are not far behind. See how concrete patios compare to patio bricks.

    By Jacob Hurwith Mar 22, 2016
  • How To Prevent Water Damage To Your Foundation

    Although water damage is one of the most popular sources of foundation problems, it is also one of the most preventable. See how you can prevent a massive foundation repair bill.

    By Brandon Cartee Feb 18, 2016
  • How To Decorate Your Mantel

    A fireplace mantel poses a familiar design question: what should I put here? Decorating a mantel can be difficult, but if done properly, it can have a dramatic impact on the overall look and feel of a room.

    By Anne Trouillet Rogers Jan 26, 2016
  • 5 Ways For Maintaining Your Home’s Foundation

    Most homeowners only think about their foundations when something goes wrong. Though by then, it's too late to do any preventative maintenance. You can avoid this situation with a few common sense strategies.

    By Brandon Cartee Dec 23, 2015
  • Pros & Cons Of Mounting A TV Over A Fireplace

    Mounting a TV over a fireplace was not possible in 2000, but given the technological advancements and modern design trends over the last decade, a TV over the fireplace is quickly becoming the rule rather than the exception.

    By Jacob Hurwith Nov 30, 2015
  • Wood Fireplace Insert Installation

    Wood-burning fireplace inserts are not only ideal upgrades to masonry fireplaces, but are efficient modernizations to outdated wood fireplaces.

    By Jacob Hurwith Nov 2, 2015
  • Foundation Cracks: When To Start Worrying

    You've been diligent about following all the recommendations for preventing basement flooding. Then, you do your annual inspection and find it...the dreaded basement wall crack.

    By Jon Labelle Jul 25, 2015