Most homeowners don't give much thought to the pipes and ductwork running through their home, at least not until something goes wrong. When the toilet is stopped up or the bathtub is not draining, plumbing takes on a new significance. The good news is that plumbing problems rarely come out of nowhere. In most cases, your plumbing will give you an early warning that something is amiss, and it is up to you to spot those subtle signs and do something about them.
As a new year beckons, so does the prospect of a fresh start; and for many, this begins with a redecoration or a freshen up around the home. One of the most-used and easily-updatable rooms in the house is the kitchen. Are you looking at a total refit or simply to inject some new life into the busiest room in the house next year? Here are some simple kitchen design trends to inspire your redecoration plans.
We get it - there's nothing like the satisfaction of kicking back after completing a DIY project, knowing you did it all yourself. But have you ever had lingering doubts? The faucets? The mold you just wiped off? That job you weren't quite sure how to do but made the best of? Sure, sometimes it's fine to do it yourself. There are many times when you would be much better off in mind, body, and wallet by letting someone do the work for you.