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Replacing a ceiling light fixture is usually
not a difficult job and the benefits can include better dispersal
light; a new, fresh look; and a stylistic consistency in a particular
room or your entire home. Lighting fixtures, through design and illumination
factors, have a huge affect on the atmosphere of any room.
you’re looking for something retro or for indirect light or for
a clean, streamlined look. The choice will be yours...More
Semi-custom cabinets are
probably the best of both worlds between stock and custom cabinets.
Semi-custom cabinets are available in several grades, ranging
from good quality units with a mid-range variety of options up to high-quality
models with a wide array of features and options. They tend to be much
more affordable than custom cabinets.
With semi-custom, you are typically
offered a range of styles, material and construction quality, wood
species, color and special features/options. These cabinets are built
to order but are still limited to the array of options offered by the
manufacturer. Typically, more sizes are offered and in some cases a
custom size may be possible for an additional charge. The advantages
If you are like most people, you have a first mortgage on your home.
some circumstances, refinancing your first mortgage and taking out additional
cash to pay for home improvements may be a very good option. For instance,
if current mortgage rates are lower than your existing mortgage rate, refinancing
will save you money on your current mortgage balance. Plus, this will likely
be a lower rate for the additional money you take out compared to other
Tankless or "Demand" water heaters
are a great alternative to traditional tank water heaters. They provide
unlimited, continuous hot water and eliminate the wasteful reheating
of stored hot water. They require less space than old style water heaters
and are easily installed as a retrofit or in new construction.
Whether you are considering one to reduce your utility bills, because of environmental
When you’re choosing which types of plants you want in your yard,
the very first decision
you have to make is whether you want annuals,
perennials or a combination of the two. What’s the difference you
ask? Annuals have to be planted every year, or annually. Perennials come
up year after year after year, or perennially.
Examples of annuals include petunias, pansies and impatiens. At garden
stores, you can buy large trays of annuals, which are called flats. Flats
contain 48 young blossoming plants, and they typically cost about $15....More
Whether you are building a new home or replacing
a few windows, finding a competent and reliable contractor is a must.
Nightmare stories of contractors abandoning jobs, doing shoddy work
or even ripping off clients are common.
We provide you with some
steps you should take to help ensure you hire the right professional
for the job....More
true and accurate right out of the box is a great way to start. Upon setting
this saw up, we immediately checked it for accuracy on bevels and miters
and found it dead-on. Plus, considering the beef that goes into tuning
this beast, I think it will stay accurate for a long, long time....More
Energy STAR is a joint program of the U.S.
Departments of Energy and Environmental Protection Agency. The program
promotes the manufacture and use of energy efficient products to protect
the environment and conserve resources. The Energy STAR program rewards
manufacturers and consumers by offering incentives to participate.
When you purchase an Energy STAR product, you may qualify for a rebate
or a tax credit... More