Category: Interior Design

  • DIY Butcher Block Counter Tops

    DIY Butcher Block Counter Tops

    Who doesn’t love a classic butcher block countertop.  I am not talking about the 1980’s Formica version, but a classic, 1″ – 2″  thick butcher block counter top. You could probably figure out how to build this one yourself, but a plan is always helpful.  If you are going to build your own butcher block,…

  • How to Detect a Leak in a Concrete Slab

    How to Detect a Leak in a Concrete Slab

    A slab leak is a water leak within the foundation of a home, which can often result in water damage, flooding, and structural damage. For homeowners, it’s a complicated and expensive repair, and like many plumbing problems, it’s best to catch the issue early on. Slab leaks occur for a number of reasons including inept…

  • 5 Common Plumbing Problems and How to Fix Them

    5 Common Plumbing Problems and How to Fix Them

    Maintaining your home comes in all forms, but none are more important than maintaining the quality and efficiency of your plumbing system. We’ve compiled a list of some of the most common plumbing issues homeowners face and have provided some quick fixes and easy repairs so you don’t have to call a professional plumber. Implementing…

  • Cool Ways to Decorate Old Cabinets and Drawers Sans the Paint

    Cool Ways to Decorate Old Cabinets and Drawers Sans the Paint

    Outdated cabinets and drawers can easily make a room look less than pleasing, not to mention that they can attract and make clutter. Unfortunately, when it is time for remodeling, these components can take a huge chunk of your budget, especially if you are planning to replace them with new ones. Yet, why waste money…

  • How mixing up materials makes your living room more distinctive

    How mixing up materials makes your living room more distinctive

    Living rooms are meant to be warm and vibrant places to sit, or entertain. When picking the furniture for your living room, you’ll be dumbfounded by the sheer number of materials on offer that could make influence the feel of your living room for better (warm, vibrant) or for worse (cold, uninviting and uninspiring). The key…