Surviving a Remodeling Project: The Tips You Need

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Surviving a Remodeling Project: The Tips You Need

Remodeling is exciting, but it can also be stressful. This blog aims to take you through the process. I hope to include posts on generating designs ideas for your project, saving up money for your project, and scheduling the project into your busy life. I also plan to talk about DIY remodeling, living around contractors in your home, dealing with kitchens that are out of commission, and every other aspect of remodeling that I think of. Hey, my name is Tristan, and I guess you could say that after flipping five homes I've become almost an expert in remodeling. I also love working on my own home. Thanks for reading my blog.


How To Refinish Pickled Wood Cabinets

20 March 2018
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If you have pickled wood cabinets, you may decide you no longer like them, or it doesn't match your current decor. The pickling technique started as a lime coating to protect wood, then changed to the modern, less dramatic finishes to bring out the wood grain. The modern finishes bring out the wood without heavy paint. It is possible to darken your cabinets by following these steps. Prepare to Refinish the Cabinets Read More …

Three Ways To Give Your Kitchen Cabinets A Nautical Theme

23 February 2018
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Whether you're redoing the kitchen in a cottage or a house on a waterfront property — or perhaps if you're just a boat lover — you may like the idea of giving the space a nautical theme. Appropriate artwork and dominant colors of blue and white will definitely support this concept, but you can also look at individual elements on your remodeling to-do list and consider ways to support the nautical concept. Read More …

Three Things To Consider Before Buying Replacement Windows

2 February 2018
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When you're shopping for replacement windows for your home, your first priority will likely be to find windows of the correct size, followed by making sure that you like the appearance of the windows. These details, understandably, are important. However, you should also give some thought to a series of other details that can be easy to overlook, but that will be valuable in the months and years ahead. Shopping at a window retailer that offers a wide range of products should enable you to find the right size of window with the right look and all of the right features. Read More …

How to Paint Cleaner Lines

15 November 2017
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If you have a free weekend and want to spend some time on some easy home upgrades, look no further than a simple paint job. Painting is definitely the most successful DIY project that will have a significant impact on your home style. You can completely change the look and feel of any room by applying a new paint color. This article gives you a few simple tips that will make your paint job look just little more professional. Read More …

Tips For Cleaning And Repairing Your Gutters

3 October 2017
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The end of the fall season is a great time to do some work on your gutters. The gutters will most likely be filled with leaves from the fall, so you can clean your gutters, and repair them, at the same time. Here are a few tips for cleaning and repairing your gutters. Cleaning You need to clean out the gutters in the fall, so the drainage from the roof won't be compromised, when the snow hits in the winter. Read More …