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How to Design the Perfect Laundry Room

Designing your laundry room to be an effective and pleasant work space can take the doldrums out of the mundane task of washing clothes. Whether you’re remodeling or building your home from the ground up, there’s a lot of factors to consider.  Before beginning, we recommend taking a few minutes to ponder what a perfect […]

How to Wash Clothes in 3 Easy Steps

Knowing how to wash clothes is an important life skill. At first glance it may seem incredibly simple, but when your whites turn pink, you quickly learn that there are a few basic steps that can make a big difference. If you’ve ever wondered how to wash towels or other items? This article will provide […]

Layla Mattress Review: Copper Infused Memory Foam

The Layla Mattress is worth a serious look, and if you haven’t considered a bed-in-the-box, you’ll be pleasantly surprised. Layla offers several unique features, such as copper infusion and a Thermo-Gel infused cover, but maybe the most motivating of all is the confidence the company puts behind their product. With a generous 4-month in home […]

Best Drying Rack for Clothes

A clothes drying rack can be an important part of your laundry room. Since a dryer is one of the top energy sucking appliances in your home, using a drying rack can save you money on your utility bills. But there’s other reasons why air drying your laundry can be a smart alternative to giving […]

Water Damage Insurance Claim Tips – How to Get Your Claim Paid

One of the most common causes of insurance claims is water damage, which is only slightly behind wind and hail claims. However, many water damage claims are denied, some for gradual damage and other times due to homeowner error when reporting the claim.  Quick Navigation What is Gradual Damage?Tips to Having Your Claim AcceptedWhat to Do if […]

Replacing Basement Stairs: A Do-It-Yourself Guide With Videos

Replacing basement stairs may not be your first choice of a DIY task, but sometimes it’s a necessary home repair project. If you’re willing to rise to the challenge you can save yourself some money, if not, there are plenty of professionals who would be happy to do the work for you.With the right tools, […]

Mold Growth: How it Grows and What to Do

Mold growth is a common problem for many homeowners, but if you have a basement, it could be especially problematic. Not only does mold leave unsightly stains, but it can also weaken your walls, floors and even the ceiling! There is however, an even bigger concern, and that is the health risks that can occur with […]

Crawl Space Flooding: 5 Common Causes and Their Tell-Tale Signs

Your crawl space is likely an area in your home that you don’t frequently visit. In fact, it’s relatively remote. But if water tends to pool under your house it can become a breeding ground for mold. These types of unexpected problems are not only annoying, they can also develop into a much larger problem. Mold needs two […]

Basement Clean-up After a Flood: 3 Steps to Do-It-Yourself

After a flood, basement cleanup is always a dreaded task. But getting started as soon as possible is not only efficient, it’s also important from a health stand point. After you’re confident the flooding is resolved, it’s time to start thinking about the cleanup process. But before you go downstairs and access the damage, take care that the […]

Adding a Basement Bathroom? Here’s Some Things You Should Consider

Are you thinking about adding a bathroom to your basement? If you have a guest bedroom,  gym, entertainment room, or an office in your basement, adding a bathroom will keep you from climbing up and down the stairs every time nature calls. However, this is not a simple project and there are some things you should investigate before […]

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