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  • Building Tips

    How Long Does It Take to Build a House

    As seasoned homebuilders, we have navigated the process of constructing a house from the ground up multiple times, each experience unveiling its unique challenges and rewarding moments. We understand that building a house is not just about laying bricks. It’s an endeavor influenced by a myriad of factors such as economic conditions, the decision between hiring a contractor or taking the DIY route, and the specific characteristics of the house itself, including its size and design. Our aim is to unravel these complexities, offering insights into how they together shape the timeline of transforming a plot of land into a place you can call home.

  • Paint

    How to Paint a Door

    Painting a door can refresh the look of your home with minimal effort. Whether you’re aiming for a bold new color or a clean, crisp finish, the key to a successful door painting job lies in the right preparation and tools. In this article, we will explore three popular methods: using a foam roller, a brush, or a sprayer. We have tried all three and feel that each have pros and cons, but we personally like using a sprayer for door because they provide the best finish.

  • Bathrooms

    How to Clean Grout Off of Tile

    If you’re anything like me, you appreciate the beauty of a freshly laid tile. But sometimes, the grout residue can really be a damper to enjoying the new look. Whether Henry DIYs the tile or we hire someone else to lay it, we always make sure to get the tile good and clean right after the tile is laid. Today I’m breaking down the simple steps to get those tiles shining like a diamond so you can enjoy beautiful, clean tile.

  • Decorating

    How to Frame Vintage Art Prints

    There’s something inherently enchanting about vintage art prints. They carry within them the stories of bygone eras, fashioning a connection between the past and the present that is both elegant and deeply personal. But the true magic happens when these treasures are given the perfect frame.