All posts tagged "room"
Exterior Painting is A Fair Weather Project!
Exterior painting is a fair weather project. Spring and late summer/early fall are two of the best times of year to give the exterior of the old homestead a fresh coat of paint. This is primarily because paint is best...
- Posted March 7, 2016
Carpet types, what to look for and how to buy it
New floor covering is a popular home improvement any time of the year, but becomes especially prevalent just prior to the holiday season. Americans from coast to coast rally to replace tattered goods with new material in...
- Posted March 1, 2016
On Pianos and Flooring
Q. Two years ago I had a monster crane lift an humungus upright piano through my second floor sliding glass window. There’s no apparent reason to, but lately I’ve become paranoid that my grand old Bradbury might...
- Posted November 21, 2015
Dorm Sweet Dorm!
It’s back-to-school for scores of college students and with that come a kaleidoscope of emotions and expectations, not the least of which involves one’s habitat. Though some 30 years later, we vividly remember cramming our then 11-year-old...
- Posted September 16, 2015
How To Choose An Amazing Room Air Conditioner
If you don’t have an air conditioner and are considering a purchase, use this rule of thumb: If you intend to cool three or more rooms at once, a central unit might prove to be most cost-effective....
- Posted August 5, 2015
6 Steps To Painting ANY Room In Your Home
More than any other home improvement project, painting can have the greatest impact on the appearance of a room for the least amount of money. It is also a project that most people are capable of performing...
- Posted July 28, 2015
Potty Talk: Shopping for Toilets
Since toilet shopping can be a daunting task, we are hopeful that the following information will make the job less challenging. It has been referred to as the john, the throne, the lieu, the water closet and...
- Posted June 5, 2015