How to Create the Perfect Mudroom
With fall and winter around the corner, it’s time to put some thought into creating the perfect mudroom. You should consider some key points when creating the perfect mudroom. Flooring, seating, and storage are the defining characteristics of a great mudroom and should be carefully considered when designing this versatile space.
How to Start Seedlings Indoors
Have you wanted to begin growing plants indoors but don’t know where to start? Starting plants from seeds indoors isn’t difficult or complicated once you understand how the process works. You'll need to start with...
How to Keep Your Pipes From Freezing
Now that the temperatures are dropping, you need to think about how to protect your home. One crucial aspect many homeowners forget about is their plumbing. Pipes have a tendency to freeze if left unprotected. When this happens, the water in the pipes expands, increasing the pressure and causing pipes to break or crack.
How to Babyproof Your Home
When your first baby arrives home, it is a joyous and momentous occasion. But not only does your life change forever with this new precious arrival, so does your home. Babyproofing your home is one of the most important and inevitable steps in becoming a parent. While every family’s approach to babyproofing is unique and intuitive, we have some essential tips that will work for everyone.
How to Add Wainscoting to Any Room
Wainscoting is a design element used to transform the style of any room. With a mix of paneling, beadboards, molding, and rails, this architectural element has a long history of use. Originally, wainscoting was used to protect the lower third of a wall, particularly in wet areas of the home, such as bathrooms, kitchens, and dining rooms. Added beadboards or other hardy material protect the wall against scuffs, water damage, and other common wear and tear.