May 2016

May 2016 DIY Blog Archive

Best Ways to Market Your Available Rental Units

A rental property can be a great way to augment your income. However, that new...


Internet Guidance: How to tell if that DIY advice article/video is accurate.

What's the first step to a do it yourself project?  For millions of...


Understanding How To Talk To An Electrician

While it comes time to address the wiring or install the fixtures for your home...


Secrets to Installing an Effective Kitchen Layout

Your kitchen design plan underlines your home’s comfort and appeal. If you’re...


Best References for Checking Up on a Potential Contractor

So you're hiring a contractor for a home improvement project? Just as...


Hiring an Architect? Five Tips to Achieve Better Communication

For the past two years, you’ve diligently saved money for a much anticipated,...


Top mount or Undermount sinks, which is right for you?

Choosing the right sink is one of the most important decisions you'll make when...


4 Things You Should Never Do During Your Kitchen Remodel

As homebuyers walk through each house, they tend to linger at the kitchen as...


4 Ways To Facilitate Better Communication With Your General Contractor

In order to help your general contractor transform your home into the palace of...


How to Judge Contractor Bids: Cost vs. Quality

Home improvements come with home ownership. And while you'll likely be able to...


5 Things to Avoid in Your Kitchen Remodel

The kitchen is the heart of the home. That’s why it is so important to...


Flooring for the Family Room

The family room is the part of the home where you’re likely to spend the most...


What Kind Of Residential Rental Properties Should You Invest With?

Becoming a landlord can be a very lucrative undertaking – if you know what you...


How to Give Your Kitchen a Quick, Easy Face Lift: New Knobs and Drawer Pulls

Kitchen remodels are one of the most expensive home improvement projects,...


5 Questions to Ask Before Buying Homeowners Insurance

You thought the hard part was finding your dream home – boy were you mistaken!...