August 2017

Essential Fall Gardening Tasks

Posted on Aug 29, 2017

1.  Early in the fall, repair dead spots in the lawn by digging straight down and as deep as necessary to remove all soil containing the roots. Fill the hole with a loamy topsoil and tamp down to level with the turf. Seed the area with a mix that matches your existing turf grass. Water regularly while the seeds germinate and sprout.

2. Leaves are you...

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Paint Like a Pro!

Posted on Aug 28, 2017

For an effective and lasting paint project, start by taking your area measurements and any pictures to your paint store and review all supply requirements with an expert. You’ll likely need primer & paint, brushes & rollers, trays and a ladder, plus painter’s masking tape, sandpaper and filling compounds.

To get started, fill gaps, cracks and hollow...

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What Do Interior Designers Do?

Posted on Aug 21, 2017

If you want to transform a room into something that’s functional, beautiful and perfectly matched to your taste, then you might want to hire an interior designer.

It’s an interior designer’s job to come up with imaginative ideas that will wow you.

It’s a myth that interior designers just deal with paint colours, décor and furnishings. In fact, accord...

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This Simple Question Could Save You $$$

Posted on Aug 10, 2017

Imagine this scenario... 

You purchase a new home and move in. A few weeks later, you hear a strange rumbling sound. It’s the furnace. It’s only a year old, yet it’s sputtering like it’s twenty. You realize you’ll have to call in an HVAC contractor to get it fixed.

You’re thinking, “Ouch! This is going to be expensive.”

Well, maybe not. You see, since...

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