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The Basics of Drywall
By Paul Glover · 13 years ago
In the recent past, many American homes contained walls that were made of gypsum plaster - a combination of powder and water applied over a wire mesh. This process was rather lengthy and in an ...
A Brief Introduction to Brick and Tile
By Paul Glover · 13 years ago
Although brick and tile are two of the oldest construction materials, they remain favorites among homebuilders and home improvement specialists today. And there's a good reason for it! Not only is brick and tile beautiful, ...
Hardwood Flooring Style & Timber Lead to Creative Results
By Paul Glover · 13 years ago
Is there anything more sophisticated than hardwood flooring? Until recently - say the last twenty to thirty years - the trend was to cover these beauties with wall-to-wall carpeting. Today however, bare hardwood flooring is ...
All about Plastering
By Paul Glover · 13 years ago
Hiring a contractor for a plastering job is as age old as the Great Sphinx itself! In the same age range as tile, brick, and cement, plaster is also one of oldest building materials and ...
Steps Involved With Deck and/or Patio Construction
By Paul Glover · 13 years ago
One way to extend your indoor activities outdoors and integrate the backyard into your daily lives is to add a deck or patio - a deck or patio that emphasizes open air dining and entertainment. ...
Don't forget about your ceiling!
By Paul Glover · 13 years ago
Oftentimes when we're thinking about home improvement or interior decorating, we neglect to think about how important our ceilings are and how they can contribute to creating a new atmosphere! Reasons could be many, however ...
Introducing Cabinet makers
By Paul Glover · 13 years ago
Without employing the professional services of a cabinet maker, you're basically stuck with remodeling your home kitchen or bathroom with pre-designed cabinets - which might not be a problem if you're lucky enough to find ...
What's This About An Inspection?!
By Paul Glover · 13 years ago
Before you have any major work performed on your home, you may need to get your property inspected twice: once before the work is started and again after the work is complete. Your need for ...
The Best Remodeling Resources
By Paul Glover · 13 years ago
Thinking about remodeling? Congratulations! You're on your way to one of the most rewarding experiences that a homeowner can go through. When you remodel your home, you're not only designing a new and exciting living ...
Decorate With Stucco Work
By Paul Glover · 13 years ago
The most largely ignored areas of the home (during home improvement planning) are walls and ceilings. Often, we're busy thinking about new flooring, new cabinets, or even new landscaping. But for the most part, the ...