When to Replace Rotten Exterior Timber Trim and Handrails

After a cold, rainy, and snowy winter, the exterior of your home may be susceptible to a variety of weather-born ailments.  One of the most common areas that are affected by the elements is the exterior timber often installed on residential homes.  This lumber is often properly treated to withstand the normal acclimation, but do bear the brunt of their varying environment.
Rot can be …

Prepare Your Home for Spring

Home Makeover

This winter has been one of the coldest in a long time! Spring is now, thankfully, right around the corner. This is the perfect time to start thinking about getting your home ready for Spring. Here are a few tips to do just that.
When the weather allows, take a walk around the exterior. Take note of any peeling paint or missing caulking around doors …

The Benefits of Non-Traditional Spaces in Your Home

Building out some non-traditional spaces in your home can add both value to your home while adding value to your life as well.  Added storage and living space makes the home more comfortable and versatile for day to day life.  Added storage space will make the house more attractive in the event that you decide on selling.  It may help to sell faster and you …