Tag Archives: home improvement

Reflections on Sheens … pun intended

Reflecting on Sheens
With all of the different paint manufactures calling their sheens, how shiny the paint is, various and often confusing names, there needs to be some clarity in the world of sheen.  Lets explore the most common sheens available and some misconceptions about them.
We must keep in mind that sheens will change depending on the quality of product.  For example...
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Weather proofing: It is supposed to be cold outside, not INSIDE!

It is 25 degrees outside this morning. Is it also 25 degrees inside your home? Do some rooms feel drafty? Here is a list of some easy fixes the help keep your hard earned energy dollars in your home! 1. Do you feel cold air rushing in around doors or windows? Consider updating your weather striping. Rubber...
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New Year, Same old house? Some easy and inexpensive updates for the new year!

So it is 2013! New Years is one of our favorite holidays! It is always a time for resolutions. Have you made one this year regarding your home? Worried you won't have the budget? Here are a few easy and inexpensive improvements! 1. Crown molding: There are few things that can upgrade a room other than...
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