Don’t forget about the time change!

Clock time change

Today we Spring forward so everyone in Kansas City has to lose an hour from this day. During the time change we Kansas Citians typically do a little Spring cleaning. Even though there is still snow on the ground in some places remember when you go through your house to clean keep your eyes open … Continue reading

March Madness!!

March Madness Man Cave

March Madness! As “March Madness” approaches we all must decide, “Where am I going to watch the games!” Some people are lucky enough to have tickets to the games, but most of us will be watching on a big screen somewhere. This is a busy time of year for all the sports bars! People flock … Continue reading

How can I tell if my roof is safe?

How can I tell if my roof is safe? A visual inspection is the first step. Go up in the attic and check the rafters. Look for any sagging. Are they on 24 inch centers or 16 inch centers? Are they 2×6, 2×8, etc? How long of a span do they have. Is it a … Continue reading

Best ways to improve the look of your home and be green:

Newest trend in Green Eco Friendly Design

The best ways to improve the design and style of your home is by adding great accent pieces like furniture or decorative wall hangings. Many unique pieces that you can add to a home give it character and style. The part of the home that most people forget is lighting. You can completely change the … Continue reading

Trends for remodeling in 2013 step 4…

Relaxation is a key aspects to the latest trends in the remodeling and design worlds. People are on the latest kick with using upgrades to their home to help them feel more relaxed and comfortable. Relaxation: When upgrading your home make sure that you think about what allows you to finally relax. One client asked to update … Continue reading

Trends for design and remodeling in 2013 continued…

Use of the home and making it feel more like you is another trend on the list for remodeling in the new year. We admit that people fill different roles in the house, but does it mean that everyone that comes to visit should know what they are? If two people cook then it is not … Continue reading

Trends in home renovation continued…

Design vs. Remodel

Organization is the next trend on the list to consider. If you are a very busy person and don’t have time to tidy up the house all the time, then adding a laundry chute could help you keep the house in order. What you don’t want to do, when renovating your home, is focus completely on … Continue reading

Why is my house so cold?

vinylmax

Air infiltration is the most common problem. Replacing old windows with vinyl replacement windows will do wonders for your heating bill and your comfort level! If your exterior doors are leaking air, fiberglass exterior six panel doors are your best bet. If you are talking about patio doors there are vinyl products for that also! … Continue reading