Caring for Granite Countertops

January 28th, 2015

Granite countertops can bring luxurious style into a kitchen’s décor. But unlike other kitchen surfaces, they require special care and maintenance to look their best. Although they are manufactured from a strong, dependable material, they are not impervious to damage or staining that can lessen its appearance. Careful cleaning and preservation can keep a granite countertop looking beautiful for years to come.

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Where to Splurge & Where to Save on Home Remodeling

January 28th, 2015

Whether you are remodeling to give yourself a change of scenery or because your home will be on the market soon, you’ll want to make smart remodeling investments. By replacing key elements in your home, you are more likely to see a larger return on investment and be able to enjoy your space while still living there. Here are a few tips to help you know when to splurge and when to save on home remodeling.

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Bathroom Painting Tips

January 27th, 2015

If you are in the mood to do some renovation around the house, be sure that there is nothing that can give the interior of your house a whole new look than a new coat of paint. Especially with the upcoming spring, a brighter and fresher color is pretty much obligatory. However, you need to remember that once you are done with all the rooms in the house and you reach the bathroom, the situation there changes a bit, as the bathroom is not like all other rooms in your home. In other words, when you reach the bathroom, you are expected to switch gears. Here are some of the reasons why:

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