5 Tips For Matching Paint And Tiles

Whether you are painting in your bathroom, kitchen, or a tiled entryway, there may come a time in your painting job when you will want to find a paint color that either matches or complements your tile selection. If you are working in a room that has both tile and painted areas, you should keep the following tips in mind for the best results.  Select Your Tile First  If you are tiling a small section and painting a larger section, you may be tempted to select your paint color first. [Read More]

Tips For Using A Rented Concrete Pump Truck In Cold Weather

If you are interested in building your own home from the foundation up, then you should understand that you will need a great deal of concrete to form the foundation. Renting a concrete pump truck is one good way to mix and place all of the concrete you need within a single day. But if you want to start the building process during the fall or winter months, then the outside temperatures probably are not going to be warm. [Read More]

3 Ways To Keep Roof Trusses In Good Condition

If you are planning to add to your home, or construct a garage or playhouse, you will likely need to invest in some wood trusses to help shape your roofline. Storing these trusses can be a challenge if you aren't used to maintaining them, so taking the time to learn a few pointers before your wood trusses arrive can be beneficial. Here are three things you need to do to ensure your trusses are in good condition when you are ready to use them in the future. [Read More]

Clean Up Your Kitchen: How The 2016 Kitchen Trends Are Focusing On Clean Lines And Uncluttered Spaces

If you like to keep your kitchen up to date with the latest trends, then you may already know some of the trending kitchen design ideas for 2016. However, a lot of trends can seem to be conflicting. How are you expected to follow the trend of muted colors, 1980's high-gloss finishes, and 1960's white, minimalist designs at the same time? Besides picking one or two trends and following them exactly, it can be helpful to understand what the majority of this year's trends have in common: clean lines and uncluttered spaces. [Read More]