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Short on Cash? Check Out These Inexpensive Kitchen Remodeling Ideas

Remodeling your kitchen can get very expensive. I would know because I hired a few contractors to give me estimates as to how much it would cost to transform my old, dingy kitchen. However, when I saw those estimates, I nearly fainted. I knew it would be pricey, but not that expensive. While I couldn't afford a full-blown remodel, my kitchen was in desperate need of a makeover. Thanks to friends, magazines and home improvement shows, I was able to complete some inexpensive projects that instantly transformed and modernized my kitchen. This website was created to help others in the same situation as me. If your kitchen needs new look, but a full remodel is pricey, I hope my website gives you some ideas for less expensive remodeling ideas.


How To Install A New Deck On Top Of An Existing Deck On A Dock Or Pier

14 August 2015
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Articles

Having a wood dock or pier is a nice addition to lakeside property, but the wind, waves and sun can take a big toll on the condition of the deck through the years. Sooner or later, the deck will become unsteady or even dangerous and will require extensive repairs. Removing and replacing the deck boards can be both costly and labor-intensive. However, a simpler and less-expensive way to fix a worn-out deck is to install a new deck on top of the older wood. Read More …

Requirements Of A Water Parks Plumber

27 July 2015
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Articles

Commercial plumbers work in a variety of settings from stores to apartment complexes to offices. But do you realize that plumbers are needed in places such as Disneyland, Six Flags, and other amusement/water parks? Commercial plumbers aren't always fixing backed up sewage, sometimes they're working in a clean, fun environment. If you're interested in large-scale plumbing jobs, take a look at what might be expected of you in order to be hired on at an amusement park. Read More …

2 Reasons You Should Install Fiber Cement Siding Instead

24 June 2015
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Articles

By the time you sit down with your home builder to discuss exterior fa├žade materials, you might be relieved that you know what you want. Because vinyl siding is an inexpensive, versatile option that can be installed in a few days, you might be tempted to pick a color and start thinking about trim. Unfortunately, that budget siding might not look the same a few years down the road. Here are two reasons you should choose fiber cement siding instead of other siding materials, and why you won't regret your decision: Read More …

6 Things You Should Never Put In Your Garbage Disposal

5 June 2015
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Articles

Having a garbage disposal is a huge convenience in the kitchen, helping you reduce the amount of waste you create while getting rid of those extra kitchen scraps you probably have left over. Many of us would like to imagine a garbage disposal can handle just about anything, and there are a lot of people out there who never really think about what sort of things it can't really handle. While some things should obviously never go down the disposal drain (like a metal spoon, broken glass, or your fingers), there are other items that should never go down the garbage disposal due to the havoc that they will wreak upon your kitchen's plumbing. Read More …

How You Can Lower Your Drum Heating Energy Costs

19 May 2015
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Articles

When products or materials are confined to a large drum, it can be difficult to maintain warmth during the winter. Unfortunately, too much money is wasted on drum heating when a few changes in practice and additional knowledge can help lower the energy costs. Below is more information on how you can specifically reduce your drum heating costs: Know your types of drum heaters Drum heaters, sometimes called barrel heaters, are specifically designed to warm the contents of steel or polyethylene plastic drums. Read More …