Don't Let Your Basement Become Wasted Space

3 Major Advantages Of Hiring A Professional For Residential Plumbing Leaks

One of the more difficult issues to deal with as a homeowner is a plumbing leak. This can cause a lot of water damage in a short amount of time, making it necessary to hire a leak detection contractor. Taking this approach benefits you in many ways.  Non-Invasive Techniques If you tried pinpointing a leak with your plumbing, you would probably have to pull back a bunch of structures. That's the last thing you need with water damage being a potential problem you have to deal with. Read More 

Breaking Ground On A New Home? Why You Should Go With Spray Foam Insulation

Building a new home is all about choosing the right products and materials. It's a privileged position because you're able to select each and every fixture in the house and customize it just the way you may have always wanted to. Perhaps you dream of a huge brick home complete with enough bedrooms and bathrooms for each family member to lavish in both privacy and togetherness. However, as important as those main features are, there are other factors to think about as well. Read More 

Why Is Electrical Maintenance So Important?

Do you have a home or office that has electrical wiring and you know you need to keep the electricity sound in your property? As long as outlets work and the lights come on when you turn them on, you may assume your electricity is just fine. In fact, you may not have had your electrical repairs or maintenance things done in quite some time, not because you don't think these things are necessary but because you don't feel they are urgent for right now. Read More 

Tips For Renovating A Trailer

Whether you want to have a tiny home for yourself to live in all the time, want one for vacationing, or need one for times when you have company, one way to achieve this is to buy and old travel trailer and renovate it. Of course, you want to be sure the basic structure of the trailer is in reasonably good condition, but once you know the framework is good, here are a few tips for turning it into the living space you need. Read More 

Reasons For Existing Homeowners To Get A Land Title Survey

Most people understand that they have to complete a land title survey when they are buying a house. However, what many homeowners don't understand is that land title surveys are important at many other times as well. No matter how long you have owned your home, it can be advantageous to schedule a survey. Here are a few of the many benefits you'll get from it.  Clear Corner Markings Your property's corner markings will all be updated. Read More 

About Me

Don't Let Your Basement Become Wasted Space

My wife and I recently had a new home built, and while we had few stressful decisions to make, we greatly enjoyed the process and love our new home. Due to budget concerns, we decided to leave our basement unfinished at first. We figured that since we have so much "stuff" that we need to store, like off-season clothing and seasonal decorations, we would just use it for storage. However, we soon regretted not having it finished and felt like we had "wasted space" in our new house that wasn't being put to good use. We turned it into a "mini apartment" with its own entrance that we now rent out to a friend for a little extra income. I love sharing what we learned during the home building process, so I am excited to share our experiences and tips on our new blog! Come back for more construction tips!

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