3 Types Of Awnings To Get For Your House

Having dimension and character on your home's exterior is one of those things that everyone strives for. If you have windows that get a lot of sun but you don't want to cover them with blinds, then you may want to consider window awnings. Awnings are a great way to block out the sun and add tons of character to your home's exterior. Depending on the style of your home, however, you may want to go with one style of awning over another. Read More 

Graceful Gingham: Tips For Using Checked Window Drapes In Interior Design

When you think about gingham fabric, do you envision a country kitchen with a vase of fresh-cut flowers on a windowsill flanked with yellow gingham checked curtains? Common in country kitchens in the past, gingham checked fabric is making a charming comeback for window drapes in interior home design. Learning how to mix and match other fabrics and colors with checks will help you refresh any room with the gracefulness of gingham. Read More 

Advantages Of Spray Foam Insulation

At some point, you may want or need to update the insulation in your home. You can choose between regular batts of fiberglass insulation, blown-in cellulose, or spray foam insulation. Putting in additional batts would require you to remove the drywall or interior walls. Blown-in cellulose allows you to add insulation without having to take down interior walls but is not very good when it gets wet. That leaves spray foam insulation. Read More 

Adding A Stone Veneer To Your Home’s Exterior

There are many homeowners that may enjoy the look of natural stone products, but they may not live in a home that uses this material. Luckily, natural stone veneers can allow individuals that own wood homes to retrofit their so that they can enjoy this aesthetic. Will a Stone Veneer Require Structural Improvements? Natural stone veneers can be an extremely convenient and affordable upgrade to make to a home. However, the weight of the stone can be a cause of concern for some homeowners as they may assume this weight will force them to make structural changes to the home to account for the added stone. Read More 

Is Your Family Traveling From Out-Of-State To Visit Your New Home? 3 Texas Themed Gifts That They’ll Love For Souvenirs

There is nothing like welcoming your family to your new home, and it is even better when they are traveling to Texas for the first time. While your family might say that just seeing you is enough, it is also normal to want to give them a special Texas welcome by having a few gifts in place for them to enjoy upon their arrival. Texas-themed gifts range far and wide, considering the different things that you can find, which can make it hard to figure out what to get that will make them feel special. Read More