What Is Composite Decking?

Wood has been a popular material for decks for many years.  Once composite materials were developed, it became a popular choice because it has the look and durability of natural wood.  Composite decking is lumber material made with wood fibers and various types of plastic.  Here are things you should consider when thinking about composite decking for your home. Composite Material Materials that would end up in a landfill are the materials used to make composite decking. Read More 

How To Prep Your Subfloor For Tile Installation

Prepping your subfloor for a tile installation is one of the most important aspects of laying tile for a kitchen remodel. If you bypass this step or do a mediocre job then you can put a lot of risk on cracking the tiles in the future, creating added expenses and more repair work down the line. The job isn't particularly difficult, but it does requires time, labor and a few basic tools which you can pick up at your local hardware store. Read More 

Remodeling Your Kitchen? Factors To Consider When Selecting Cabinet Colors

The great thing about remodeling a kitchen is that you get to build it from the ground up, selecting everything about it to your own specifications. One thing you'll need to decide on is the color of the kitchen cabinets. There is more to picking a color than selecting one that looks pretty, which is why you must think about these 3 factors during your kitchen remodel. Fading Problems You must consider the windows in the kitchen, and if sunlight will be directly hitting the cabinets. Read More 

Four Ideas For Updating Your Old Cabinets

Are your kitchen cabinets looking tired and out of date? It may be time to consider an update. There are options available, even if you aren't quite sure whether you want to replace the cabinets completely. The following are a few ideas that can give your kitchen a new look with just a small investment and a bit of effort. Idea #1: Update the Hardware One of the quickest and budget-friendliest ways to update your cabinets is with new or improved hardware. Read More 

3 Types Of Molding That Can Renovate Your Kitchen Cabinets

Crown molding is a home improvement workhorse that can improve the look of walls, ceilings, and even bathroom mirrors when used as a frame. Crown molding can also combine with other types of molding to completely renovate your basic kitchen cabinet into something worthy of a luxury kitchen remodeling project.  There are a few types of molding you should pick up. Using the molding will vary depending on your cabinet setup and personal preference, but here is a basic guide to the types and how to best utilize the molding for maximum visual interest. Read More