A pergola outside your home can make your property's exterior space more welcoming and inviting, and provide a bit of shade against hot summertime sun. The pergola structure itself can add style to your patio area, but you can also add a few simple touches for even more personality and comfort in this space. Note a few tips on how to do this so you can create a backyard oasis that you and your whole family will love.
If your current bathroom is looking a bit worse for wear, it might be worth having it renovated. Read on to find out why.
It could make it easier for you to sell your home in the future
If you ever intend to sell your home, renovating the bathroom could be a very prudent financial decision.
Most prospective buyers want a property that comes with an attractive, functional bathroom that features high-quality fixtures and fittings.
Uh-oh, Fido has done it again — left a urine stain on the carpeting. Before panicking or relegating the dog to living outdoors, take some deep breaths and get ready to work on that stain. How you handle a urine stain depends on whether the area is "old," meaning it's already dried, or "fresh" and still wet. Here's how to approach de-staining the carpet in each case.
Fresh Urine on Carpeting
A self-storage unit is a good choice for anyone whose home seems to be drowning in clutter, or for those who simply don't have the space to properly store everything they need. While using a self-storage unit does mean a quick drive to the facility every time you want to store or retrieve something, there are many reasons why that minor inconvenience is well worth the trip. Note a few of those reasons why you might want to consider a self-storage unit for some of your household items.
New flooring can make your entire home look brand new, and can also mean a cleaner home, if your old flooring is holding stubborn dirt and other irritants that you can't seem to remove. Since you have so many options for interior flooring, and the process of choosing the right material can be so overwhelming, note a few tips that can get you started with your decision.
If you have kids or pets, you might want to forego carpeting and wood floors.