Category: Building & Remodeling

Expand your Storage by Adding Closet Space

Many older homes, especially those built in the late 1970’s and early 1980’s unfortunately have minimal storage options, with small closets and few cupboards. This is a problem for most people, which lead to disorganization, clutter, and chaos. One solution for a space which is lacking in storage is to install your own. Cabinets, Closets, Wardrobes, and More There are many options for creating esthetically pleasing storage within spaces that do not have built-in cupboards or closets. For those who may not be well versed in tools or how to use them, one of the easiest options is to opt

How to Install Your Crown Molding

Setting up the crown molding for your home gives it the right outline and look to your walls. You know how the right set of cufflinks or the perfect watch can really make your suit better? Well, the crown molding holds a sense of elegance right on top of  the wall where it joins the ceiling. Whether you install it yourself or have someone do the work for you, it really adds a nice touch to the overall motif of the room. Here’s a brief guide on how to set up your own crown molding. Mark the Wall to Find

Completing the Home Theater with Style

So you’ve picked out the size and type of television that you want in your home theater, now what? There are many aspects to creating your home theater that go beyond the screen, such as lighting, seating, ambience, and sound. Often people get so focused on making sure that they end up with the biggest screen possible for the least money or best surround sound available that they forget about the rest of the viewing environment. Here are a few tips to make your home theater the envy of the neighborhood. Seating Area There is nothing like sitting for hours

How to Install Your New Toilet

You can always hire a professional to replace your toilet, but that kind of takes the fun out of things. After you’ve removed the old toilet, it’s now time to put in a new throne for your bathroom. It’s one of those things to take pride in as you have a new thinking seat ready to be installed in your home. Here’s a small guide on how you can install a new toilet in your bathroom. Cleaning Up the Wax Do you still have some of the wax left from removing the toilet? Well, here you want to clean this

How to Remove Your Old Toilet

With regular use, it’s only natural that things need to get replaced. Sometimes you need to remove your old toilet because you’re placing down new tiles. Maybe your toilet is now wobbly and you need to find a way to get it fixed. Other times there could be a serious leak due to a major crack in the base of the toilet. Whatever the reason, you can do this process yourself with no expert knowledge. Here are some tips to help you remove your old toilet. Taking a Razor Knife and Scoring the Bottom One of the first steps is