August 2017 Blog Posts (7)

5 Remodelling Projects that Will Add Extra Value to Your Old House

If you’re considering selling your home, you’ll be glad to hear that you can get a better sale price by investing in several remodelling projects. On the other hand, you might just want to invest in your home and increase your living standard. Either way, you should keep in mind that not all improvement projects are created equal. While some will help you increase the value of your home and make it more enjoyable, others may prove to be a waste of your time and money, as well…

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Added by Emma Lawson on August 29, 2017 at 6:00am — No Comments

Tips for Styling your Bedroom in Coming Seasons

Bedroom is a place where a person spends a lot of time. To relax and have peace of mind it is essential that you have a bedroom that is comfortable as well as aesthetically pleasing. There are a lot of themes and accessories that can help in adding beauty to the room and bedding options that will offer comfort. If you like vintage themes, then you should also have a vintage style bedroom. People have a perception that they need a huge budget to create a…

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Added by Emma Miah on August 15, 2017 at 4:48am — No Comments

Top 4 Tricks to Restoring a Vintage House

One funny thing about adjectives is that their connotation usually gets determined by the noun they stand next to. For instance, when you say a vintage cupboard, people create a mental image of a luxurious Victorian furniture piece. On the other hand, a vintage house is most likely a euphemism for a ruinous property on the outskirts. Still, where some may see a problem others see an opportunity. This being said, there is a fortune to be made by renovating a vintage house and then selling it.…

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Added by Emma Lawson on August 12, 2017 at 1:47pm — No Comments

Key Factors to be Remembered by the New Home Buyers

What is better than a beautiful, decor and safe home? A home is a place which should be good to leave and excellent to come back. Of course, everybody wants his/her home one of the best place on the earth. So, here in this article, I am going to discuss the things to keep in mind while building a new home.

Budget

Your new property will need to fit into your financial plan. This is likely an essential thing to consider when…

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Added by Emma Miah on August 11, 2017 at 3:46am — No Comments

Restoring a 1905 Salt Box kitchen.

Hi. I am new here and could use some advice please.

I have a 1905 Salt Box home and I want to restore the kitchen back to period.

The original cub boards are long gone with newer wood notty pine ones.

I would like to put up some bead board and have chosen sage green and

a dusty yellow for my colors.   My question is: should I paint these new cub boards.?

I think I would like the look, it's just that I have a thing against painting perfectly…

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Added by Becky Ludlow on August 9, 2017 at 4:47pm — No Comments

Best Way to Waterproof a Vintage House Basement

Whether you’ve just bought a lovely vintage house or you want to add more usable space to your home, waterproofing your basement is an important home improvement project. If your basement is always damp with a musty smell, not only are you deprived of a perfectly usable space, but you’re also at risk from fungi and mould. In addition, frequent leaks may cause more serious damages and even house floods, which can cost you a fortune to repair. Therefore, by waterproofing your…

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Added by Emma Lawson on August 8, 2017 at 5:49am — No Comments

Tips to help a homeowner simplify their cleaning process

Wondering how to maintain your home appealing and fresh? Keep it clean. Contrary to common belief however, cleaning only once a week isn’t a viable way to keep your home bacteria and dust free – you’ll need to maintain cleanliness daily. Moreover, the amount of time you spend for weekly maintenance is in direct concord with how cluttered your home is. So, keep clean and decluttered daily and you’ll have an attractive and clean home at all times.



Keeping clean and tidy daily sound…

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Added by Nicole Gardiner on August 4, 2017 at 8:39am — No Comments

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