Built-In vs Counter Depth Refrigerator: Pros and Cons

    For the flip house kitchen, Henry will be building custom white oak panels for the refrigerator. This means that we will have to go with a built-in fridge instead of a counter depth. There does seem to be some confusion when it comes to these types of refrigerators. The names can be a little deceiving. So let’s look into the differences and the pros and cons of each.

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  • Building Tips

    New Construction vs Replacement Windows

    What is the difference between new construction and replacement windows? And which one is the right choice for your project? These are questions that we had to ask as we planned our flip house project. Part of the project included a large addition. We also needed to replace and relocate several existing windows. So we decided that the best option was to go with new construction windows for the addition and the same windows for the existing part of the house, but with no nailing fin.

    October 3rd, 2021
  • Building Tips

    How to Increase the Roof Pitch on a House and How Much it Costs

    We knew from the start that in order to totally transform the exterior of the flip house we had to increase the roof pitch. The house had a typical split foyer look, even though it wasn’t a split foyer. This look was created by the cantilevered second story and the low roof pitch. The cantilever we could live with, but the roof pitch had to change! I’m going to give you some insight into how we increased the pitch of the roof and roughly how much it cost.

    September 25th, 2021
  • Lighting

    Our Favorite Living Room Floor Lamps

    I’ve been wanting a floor lamp in our living room for a while, and I finally took some time to do some shopping to find the perfect one for this space. I ended up finding one at World Market that had recently been discontinued, but I was lucky and got one of the last ones! I love how it looks in our living room and ties in with all of the other black accents.

    September 21st, 2021
  • Flooring

    The Best Hardwood Floor Cleaning Hacks You Need to Know

    If you have hardwood flooring in your house, it’s a good idea to know all of the best hardwood floor cleaning hacks. They will save you time and hopefully allow you to enjoy your home even more while keeping your floors looking great. We have hardwood flooring throughout the majority of our home and have discovered some good products to use and a few hacks for keeping it clean. So here are my top hardwood flooring cleaning hacks that will hopefully make your life a little easier!

    September 15th, 2021