All posts by onthehouse
COVID Lockdown Project: DIY Kitchen Rehab
After almost a year at home staring at her 1980s-style kitchen, Sara Lehner couldn’t take it anymore. The quarantined homeowner went all-in to get rid of her yellow kitchen countertops, dark cabinets and ugly wallpaper. “I have...
- Posted April 1, 2021
5 Products Contractors Need to Know About
Adding value to a project. Making life easier. Using products with payback. These are the three of the top concerns for builders, remodelers and contractors when tackling a project. Five different manufacturers now offer unique products that...
- Posted March 29, 2021
DIY Dream: New Life for Backyard Setting
In sunny southern California, where outdoor living takes place most of the year, Anthony B. had a challenge. His backyard barbecue kitchen center and seating area were showing signs of aging. The DIYer knew there had to...
- Posted March 27, 2021
Focus on Child Safety During National Poison Prevention Week
Prepare. Prevent. Protect. Those three words are the slogan for National Poison Prevention Week, March 21-27, 2021. The same three words can be associated with safely storing and using fuels around the home. Preparing for Safety Because fuels...
- Posted March 21, 2021
The Durability of DaiHard® Coated Floors
During the past three years, the team at Tri City Commercial Services has installed DaiHard® epoxy coatings on more than 600 residential and commercial floors. All with outstanding results, and zero call backs. Based out of Hampstead,...
- Posted March 10, 2021
Cover It … With CoverTrim
Looking for a fast way to upgrade base and crown moulding? Simply cover it over … with CoverTrim from Ornamental Decorative Millwork. Designed to install over existing mouldings, CoverTrim is the perfect solution for refreshing outdated trim mouldings. Made of durable...
- Posted March 2, 2021
Gopher Resource® Receives Ongoing Support from Central Roofing
For the past 75 years, Gopher Resource® has operated a major lead recycling operation in Eagan, Minn. During the past six years, they’ve relied on Central Roofing to help manage the roofing on 291,000-square-feet of covered space. Five...
- Posted February 19, 2021
Lowe’s® Now Selling Daich Coatings Real Stone Products
Lowe’s®, one of North America’s largest home improvement retailers, now offers a wide variety of real stone DIY products from Daich Coatings. Included in the online selection are real stone countertop kits, floor coatings, sealers and clear...
- Posted February 16, 2021
DaVinci Roofscapes: 10 Most Colorful Roofing Projects of the Past Decade
For the past 10 years DaVinci Roofscapes has used the talents of color specialist Kate Smith. The president and chief color maven of Sensational Color, Smith shares her international color expertise with homeowners looking for direction when selecting colors...
- Posted February 16, 2021
5 Winter Weekend Indoor DIY Projects
Whether you’re staying inside this winter to avoid cold weather or possible COVID infection, now is the ideal time to tackle DIY projects. Invest just one weekend and you can add value and style to your home...
- Posted January 31, 2021