Appliance Shopping List For A Co-Op Gut Renovation

A big part of any complete gut renovation is to pick out the proper appliances. If you're in the process of planning out an overhaul for your co-op, then part of the planning will involve choosing the proper appliances. Only when you have chosen the various appliances will you know how to discuss the final design with your contractor. The size of each appliance, as well as what plumbing and electrical connections it requires is a big issue which needs to be addressed. Read More 

2 Ways To Create A Tranquil Oasis In Your Noisy City Garden

Urban living has many benefits, including convenience, more employment options, and plenty of things to do in your spare time. Unfortunately, it also has its down sides, and the inescapable noise and chaos of city life and close neighbors is one of them. Even when you have a small garden to enjoy the outdoors in, it is often far from relaxing with the relentless sounds of traffic and passersby. If you're longing for a peaceful retreat where you can unwind from the stress of busy city life, it's possible to create a more harmonious outdoor living space. Read More 

Lawn Care Tips For Winter And Spring Maintenance

The ground may be frozen or covered in snow in many parts of the country, but in a short time your lawn will be coming out of its hibernation and beginning to grow. In the spring, there are many ways you can boost the health and appearance of your lawn, some of them beginning before the ground thaws. Here are some tips to get you ready to jump start your lawn's appearance and health for next summer. Read More 

How To Use Artwork To Improve Your Home’s Feng Shui

Feng Shui is the ancient Chinese practice of bringing good energy and fortune into your home through art and science of placement and balance. The belief is that the way you decorate and arrange your home will affect the energy of your home and in turn, affect your energy and the energy of the people who enter it. In order to create positive energy and balance, there are certain elements you need to include and a balance you need to achieve. Read More 

Improve Your Home’s Curb Appeal With These Low-Maintenance Upgrades

Are you looking for easy ways to improve your curb appeal without adding a bunch of maintenance tasks to your list? Here are a few options that may be of interest to you. Plant Some Fruit Trees in the Yard Not only will planting trees in your front yard help improve your property's overall curb appeal, but they will help shade your home from the sun and keep indoor temperatures cool which can be helpful when it's especially hot outside. Read More