Different Types of Paint
Have you ever gone down the paint section in a hardware store? You’ll be amazed by the amount of different types and colors of paint that are available for both interior and exterior surfaces. While your contractor will help you to pick the best paint for your purpose, it’s good to know some of the basics. In this post, we will cover the most important things you need to know about paint. 1. Water-based paints Most of the wall paints sold today are water-based, although
Kitchen Counter Materials: A Comparison Part 1
So you’re planning to remodel your kitchen, or at least replace the kitchen counters, and now you’re wondering what kind of counter top you should get. There are many different materials, styles, and color options when it comes to kitchen counters. So making a decision isn’t always easy. However, with our comprehensive comparison guide, you’ll be well equipped to make an informed decision. In this first comparison, we will look at natural materials: stone and wood. 1. Gra
Different Types of Flooring: A Comparison
Flooring plays a major part in any home. If you’re not happy with your flooring, you’re usually not happy with the whole room. So it’s important to get flooring right. We put together a comprehensive comparison list of different types of flooring. So after reading this, you’ll definitely be able to pick flooring that works for you and your home. 1. Laminate Laminate is a very affordable option, and also comes in many different varieties. It is constructed out of dense f
Beat the Heat this summer, Get a pool.
When things start to heat up, people across the globe, begin to strip down. To their swimsuits that is. Here in Southern California, crazy high temperatures during the summer months is considered the norm. Private outdoor pools in backyards are very popular, especially in Los Angeles. If you grew up here, you either have a pool or know someone who does, otherwise good luck beating 110 degrees for four long and sweaty months. Building a private get away in your own back yard