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How to Get Wood Flooring on Any Budget

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Hardwood flooring is often considered a must-have feature by new homeowners or those undertaking a remodeling project. Wood is a natural, renewable resource, plus wood flooring complements all types of home decor, from traditional to contemporary. The downside is that wood floors, especially solid wood floors, can be expensive. Some exotic wood species, such as [...]

The Good and the Bad of DIY Lawn Care

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When you have your own home and are responsible for your lawn care, should you do it yourself? There are two sides to DIY, good and bad. On the bad side, if you don’t know what you’re doing, there can be consequences. But you could consider it as a learning experience and it will save [...]

The 2018 Home Upgrades for New Homeowners

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As a homeowner, there are many things you can do to personalize your home. The best way to personalize your space is to make upgrades that let your personality shine. You can take out the shaggy red carpet and swap it for a hardwood.  Whether you’re ready to undertake a major remodeling project or only [...]

DIY Ideas to Make Your Home Feel Bigger

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Some homes in Nevada County need work. However, breaking down walls and renovating an entire space is time-consuming. It’s also expensive, and, in most cases, requires the help of professionals. Luckily, you don’t have to do major construction to make small spaces feel bigger. If you’re not up for knocking down walls, focus on small DIY [...]

How to Find Inexpensive Art for Your Home

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Your home should reflect your personality, interests, and all the things you love. You can do this in numerous ways through furniture, decorations, and accessories. One of the easiest ways to accomplish that is through the artwork you display around your home. However, many people worry about finding art that is not only beautiful, but [...]

Five Simple Home Improvements to Increase the Value of Your Home

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No one wants to spend a fortune when it comes to selling a home, especially if you are buying another home. You want to just sell it as is, but you may want to spruce up a few areas to make your property more appealing to potential buyers. When it comes to upgrades, remember to [...]

How to Partially Finish Your Basement on a Budget

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We’re always looking for more space in our homes, it seems, whether for extra storage, an additional living zone or a new spot to decorate. Often, valuable space can be found in the basement, but fully developing this square footage can be expensive. Add up the costs of framing, flooring, drywall, electrical and finishes,and your [...]

Five Things You Need to Know Before DIY-ing a Home Improvement Project

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It's no secret that Grass Valley residents love to make things in their home their own. Whether it be custom making a dining room table or revamping purchases from a local second hand store, many people in the Nevada County area like to take the time to make their home customized to their tastes. With all [...]

6 Ways to Bring the Light and Bright of Summer into Your Home

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The lazy breezes and bright blue skies of summer aren’t just for the outdoors! Banish the last of winter by pulling back the drapes and letting the sunshine in. Tuck dark throw pillows and accessories into the closet until fall. It only takes a few easy swaps—like remaking your bed or rolling out a [...]

5 Things to Know About Installing a Patio Door

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As the gateway to your home’s outdoor living space, patio doors provide beautiful, stylish transitions between your home and landscape. Choosing and installing a patio door is no simple task, but these five pointers can help any homeowner complete the process successfully. 1. Choose a style that fits your home Patio doors come in [...]

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