1. Bold Basements

    The beauty of a basement is it can be whatever you need it to be. Kids’ toys taking over your living room? Basement kid zone. Finding it hard to motivate yourself to work out on the elliptical machine next to your comfy bed? Basement exercise room. Looking for a spot to escape from the chaos? Base…Read More

  2. Handyman Services

    We like to dream about big projects (and we can make those dreams come true!), but sometimes, in the middle of big plans, we aren’t as great about tending to the little things that need to be done around the house. Do you have one of those lists that you keep adding to until a flooded basement or …Read More

  3. Getting Your Home Company Ready: Bathrooms

    If you’ve been following along, we’ve been talking about the imminent change of seasons, the upcoming holidays, and the preparations needed to have a home that is “company ready.” (You can catch up on how to make your kitchen company ready here.) Just like your kitchen, your bathroom is like…Read More

  4. Getting Your Home Company Ready: Kitchens

    If you were to ask the average homeowner if their home was “company ready” right now, they’d likely laugh out loud while picturing the stained toilet bowl, overflowing kitchen sink, and piles of dirty laundry (and clean laundry in laundry baskets waiting to be folded, if we’re keeping it rea…Read More

  5. Interior Services: Tackling That Home Improvement Wishlist

    If you’ve been following us here (and did that last homework assignment we gave you), you should have a handy dandy list of “must” projects (repairs to address potentially hazardous situations or to prevent them from happening), “should” projects (maintenance and/or renovations that impact…Read More

  6. Interior Services: Assessing the Status of Your Home

    We’ve spent a lot of time of late talking about the outdoors. We’ve explored adding or renovating garages, sheds, and sunrooms. We’ve discussed gutters, roofs, and siding. We’ve drooled over garden spaces and outdoor kitchens. After all, the sun is shining, the flowers are blooming, and the …Read More

  7. Outdoor Living: Outdoor Kitchens

    Close your eyes for a moment. (We’ll wait.) It’s the middle of summer and you’re having the time of your life in your fantasy backyard. Maybe you’re enjoying a barbeque with your friends and family. Perhaps your ideal scenario includes enjoying a single beautifully grilled piece of salmon an…Read More

  8. Outdoor Living: Garden Spaces

    Mere moments after a record-breaking heat wave struck most of the Northern Hemisphere, your first thought probably isn’t “outdoor living.” Heck, you could enjoy outdoor living temps inside your own home, right? But the temperatures are returning to normal, and the outdoors has missed you. Know…Read More

  9. Specialized Spaces: Craft Rooms, Man Caves, and More

    Last time we talked about specializing (and upgrading) everyday spaces like master bathroom suites and walk-in closets. This time around, we want to talk about the kinds of spaces you typically only see on whatever today’s version of Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous is. Because contrary to what y…Read More

  10. Specialized Spaces: Master Bathroom Suites and Walk-In Closets

    You trip over a rubber ducky and sit down on a cold, unforgiving bit of porcelain. You notice that someone’s been nice enough to stack three empty cardboard toilet paper tubes in an intricate pyramid above the toilet paper dispenser. You make a mental note to scold said offender (and add toilet pa…Read More