8 Ways to Create a Warm and Welcoming White Kitchen

An all-white room isn’t as simple as it may seem. If not done properly, the room can feel stark or boring. Clean it too frequently with bleach, and all of a sudden you are transported to every doctor's office you have ever visited. This is especially true when it comes to kitchens. There are so [...]

By | Wednesday, June 7, 2017|Categories: Home Improvement, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Low Cost Home Improvement Fixes for Your Home

Selling season is here! That means an influx of homes on the market, and all of these homes will be competing with each other to sell. There are many factors that can help determine how quickly a home will sell. When selling a home, even tiny fixes can have a big impact. Here are 10 of [...]

Which of These Patio Umbrellas is Right for Your Home?

We spend a lot of time discussing how to decorate the interior of your home. We've got tips on everything from furniture to paint colors. But one aspect we forget to talk about is the exterior of your home. More specifically the patio. Your patio space is a direct reflection of your style, and neighbors and [...]

By | Wednesday, May 10, 2017|Categories: Home Improvement, Homeowner Resource, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Ditch the Sprinkler with these Water-Efficient Landscaping Ideas

Ready for a shock? The average US household guzzles down 320 gallons of water a day—that’s about nine full bath tubs’ worth of liquid! And about 30 percent of that gets dumped out straight on the lawn. Conventional water sprinklers are so inefficient that about half of all the water they use is totally wasted. No wonder [...]

11 Smart Upgrades to Consider Before It’s Too Late

We've got a lot of people in Nevada County who are buying land so they can build their own home. Building a new home is something not everyone gets to experience. It's an expensive, long, and trying process. However, you get to construct your home exactly to your taste, with the components and finishes you [...]

Your Home’s April Honey Do List

Even though April 3rd is National No Housework Day (no, that’s not a belated April Fool’s Joke), spring cleaning season is in full swing. With a break in the rain, now is the time for Nevada County residents to get outside and get their backyard ready for warmer weather. That way, when it's actually warm, you can lay around [...]

Countertop Ideas That Aren’t Granite

For many people, the kitchen is the heart of the home. It's a place where many people spend time doing other things besides cooking. Since many people spend a lot of time in their kitchen, they want to make sure that their countertops are appealing and durable. Granite’s durability and looks make it a popular investment for [...]

Bathroom Design Trends for 2017

The bathroom design trends of 2017 have arrived! While we don't intend for you to redo your entire bathroom based on these trends, you can do some smaller projects that will last. Here’s a look at the latest in bathroom amenities and décor for your consideration. Heated flooring and built-in appliances Heated bathroom flooring is a [...]

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Which Weekend Projects Have the Biggest Return on Investment?

As we have mentioned time and time again, Nevada County homeowners love to DIY projects. Homeowners are always looking for ideas to improve their home's value. Maybe it's building a bench that overlooks the edge of the property. Or maybe it's redoing the backyard landscaping. There are lots of things that people do to increase [...]

Seven Remodel Ideas to Renew Your Attic

Finding additional space for a home office, movie den, or playroom is difficult for many homeowners. Do you make your children share a room? Pay money to add square footage onto your home? Convert part of your garage or a shed into the desired space you want? Some homeowners are looking up into their attics [...]