Never Settle for a Home You Don't Love

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Never Settle for a Home You Don't Love

When I was finally ready to purchase my first home after I graduated from college and found a stable job, I was on a tight budget. I settled for a house that was "good enough" for the time-being, but knew that in the future I would move to a larger one. Once I met my wife and she moved in, we thought about moving but loved the location of our home and had made great friends with the neighbors. For years, we thought we had "to settle" with the home we had since we didn't want to move, but recently, we decided to have several of our rooms remodeled. We are now in love with our home and think everyone should live in a home they love! We decided to start a blog to share what we learned about home construction and remodeling during the process!

Latest Posts

Paving Your Home's Driveway With Concrete
19 August 2020

The driveway is one of the areas of your property

Four Tips For Designing A Functional And Appealing Custom Exterior For Your Home
6 July 2020

One key benefit of building a custom home is that

3 Reasons To Powder-Coat Your Iron Railings
19 March 2020

The type of railings that you install on your prop

Burst Pipes Due To Freezing? What You Need To Know
29 January 2020

Pipes can burst in your home in those cold winter

4 Reasons You Need To Upgrade Your Construction Software

If your construction business has grown in the past few years, and you're still using the same computer program for your record keeping, it's time to make a change. That old program may have served its purpose in the beginning, but it's not going to do you justice now that you've expanded your enterprise. When you're in the construction business, you need to keep your records as accurate as possible. You can't do that without the right software. Read More 

Are You Building An Outdoor Kitchen?

Do you enjoy entertaining friends and family members in your back yard? Perhaps you are known as a master chef as you have great recipes that you create on your grill. If that's the case, you might be interested in building an outdoor kitchen. From arranging for masonry services to adding equipment to your outdoor kitchen, here are some ideas that might help you.  Masonry Services Consider the type of flooring you will have for your outdoor kitchen even before you contact a mason to do the work. Read More 

3 Things To Know About Temporary Fencing

Temporary fencing can be useful for a wide variety of different applications. Temporary fencing can be used around construction sites and housing sites. It can be used around areas that are damaged and need to be repaired. It can also be used around special events and temporary sites. As the nature of temporary fencing is that it doesn't have to stay in place forever, it makes sense to rent temporary fencing instead of buying it in most circumstances. Read More 

3 Eco-Friendly Upgrades You Should Consider For Your Home Today

Looking to impress neighbors and visitors, or just make your home and property more comfortable and inviting for household members? The following are a few eco-friendly upgrades you can make to help get the job done: Install Outdoor Solar Lights You can easily upgrade your home without putting more strain on your household's carbon footprint by installing outdoor solar lights throughout your property. This will help ensure that you and your family can spend comfortable, quality time outside even at night, no matter what time of year it is. Read More 

The Best Countertops For Cooking Enthusiasts

Many families gather in the kitchen to share meals and create memories. Having the right materials installed in your kitchen can make it easier to celebrate special moments with your loved ones. Families who enjoy experimenting with new recipes and cooking elaborate dishes will find that having the right countertops can make a big difference. Consider these three important features when remodeling your kitchen to ensure your new countertops are capable of supporting your enthusiasm for cooking. Read More