What is the Best Range Hood Height for Your Kitchen?

    If you’ve ever shopped for a range hood, you know that there are a lot of factors to consider. But one of the most important considerations is range hood height. The right range hood height will help keep your kitchen air clean and free of smoke and cooking odors. But how do you know what height is best for your kitchen? Let’s find out!

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  • Outdoor Living

    How to Keep Birds Off Your Porch

    Birds have always seemed to love our porches. If they were not perched on the railing, they were building nests on top of posts. While it seemed harmless at first, we quickly realized that birds can actually cause a lot of damage to a porch. Their droppings can stain and discolor porch furniture and their nests can block gutters and downspouts, causing water to back up and potentially cause damage. So, how do you keep birds off your porch? Read on to find out!

  • Paint

    Sherwin Williams Creamy

    Sherwin Williams Creamy is a warm off-white paint color perfect for walls, ceilings, and moldings. We used it everywhere on the inside of our farmhouse to create a bright and airy interior throughout. In this article, we’ll take a closer look at this paint color and share our opinion about it after living with it for over four years.

  • Paint

    How To Clean Paint Rollers

    We’ve done a lot of painting over the years. Definitely, more than we’ve wanted to because after all, painting is probably our least favorite thing to do when it comes to building and remodeling. We know all too well that a paint roller is a must-have tool for any painting project, even when you are using a paint sprayer. But what do you do when you are finished painting and your paint roller is covered in paint? Years ago, we started cleaning our paint rollers when were finished with a project. That probably sounds like a lot of extra work, but it’s actually pretty easy. In this blog post, I’m going to tell you how you can clean paint rollers so you can use them over and over, and save a little money.

  • Building Tips

    Why Do I Need a Permit to Finish My Basement?

    You’ve finally saved up enough money to finish your basement. You’ve been dreaming of that extra bedroom, home office, or family room for years, and now you’re ready to make it happen. But before you start tearing down walls and laying carpet, there’s one important step you need to take: pulling a permit.