Featured Image, Reviews / 01.11.2021

Pulling up and parking your car could be much easier if you could roll straight into the garage without having to step out of the vehicle. If the sun is exceptionally bright and shiny today, you might not want to leave the comfort of the AC behind, and if heavy rains are pouring down, you'll want to stay dry. Using a garage door opener can make things easier in situations like this, don't you think? That is why I went ahead and bought myself a high-quality garage door opener. And...

Christmas, Home Decor / 20.10.2021

When it comes to Christmas decorations, many of us are looking for the perfect way to spruce up our home for this holiday season. Whether you're planning on seeing family and friends over the holidays or hosting a big party with plenty of guests, there's no reason you should settle for something less than perfect. That’s why we've put together this list of holiday decorating ideas from Crate & Barrel, along with some tips for getting the look you want. You'll find plenty of inspiration in this list of...

DIY, Painting / 19.10.2021

Caulking is an extremely underrated task. People either don’t know about it, or don’t appreciate the difference maker that it is. I have covered caulking and different types of caulks in this article here, but this time I would like to focus on caulking before painting your trimwork. Painted trimwork is the trim of choice these days because it is cheap, easy to work with, and paints very well. However, the homes and do it yourselfers that I have come across don’t realize the way it is supposed to...

DIY, Painting / 19.10.2021

A well-planned paint job can add texture and dimension to your surroundings. Choosing the right color or color story can tie in your existing furnishings, update them and create a real flow in your home. Here’s an overview to give you some basic guidelines to help you get started. Who Will Do the Job? The first step is determining whether you’re going to hire someone or do this yourself. Hiring someone means you have to get a referral from someone you know and trust or you get at least three...

DIY, Painting / 19.10.2021

How do you feel about your home and how does your home feel about you? It is a well-known fact that different colors in the home can have an immediate impact on our mood. Changing a color is one of the most exciting and economical ways to transform a space; alternatively, choosing a color can be a very overwhelming experience, since there are as many colors available on the market as there are grains of sands on the beach. Understanding color is vital to creating your perfect space. Choosing a...

Painting / 17.10.2021

Some paint colors are just plain right. They’re perfect for any room, any climate, and they make everyone happy. And never has this been more true than with the Serwin Williams' Agreeable Gray. The perfect shade of gray—or should we say “king of graige”—has deepened over the last few years to become not only the most popular paint color, but also one of the best selling paint hues of all time. AG is a combination of gray and beige with yellow undertones that leans slightly towards gray. This calming...

Featured Image, Reviews / 28.08.2021

When you want to kick back and listen to some good music, it’s all about having a boombox by your side. Listening on your phone isn’t the same as hearing that bass coming out across the back-yard. Whether you want to listen outside, inside, or in the gym, if you’re like me then you’ll need a boombox. The only problem is how do you know what to look for? You certainly know what to listen for, but to be able to do that you have to pull it...

Featured Image, Reviews, Smart Home, Windows / 02.08.2021

Smart gadgets can make life a lot easier for a homeowner. Connect an electronic, computerized device to a mobile app – or maybe a home hub – and we can save a lot of time an energy. The rise of assistive technology from Google and Alexa means that many homes now have smarter homes. The internet of things is expanding so that we can lock the door, turn on lights and use entertainment systems with voice controls. There are now companies that claim to have created systems for...

Featured Image, Reviews / 22.07.2021

Whether you’re working out, gaming, or just listening to some tunes on the move you need to take a look at my wise words. I’ve spent hours scouring the web for 19 of the best that the market has to offer, and now you can reap the rewards of my hard work. When it comes to shopping for tech purchases it can be hard to know where to start; I know the feeling. With plenty of manufacturers and models out there how do you know which ones to...