All posts tagged "doors"
The Correct Way To Paint Your Home
Relatively speaking, painting is one of the more user-friendly home improvements that a do-it-yourselfer can make. Consequently, everyone thinks he’s a painter. Wrong! While it’s true that a can of paint, a brush and a cap can...
- Posted July 9, 2015
Consumers Digest Names Therma-Tru Classic-Craft Collections a Repeat Best Buy Winner
Therma-Tru® Fiber-Classic® Collections Also Named a Best Buy For the second consecutive time, Consumers Digest has designated the Therma-Tru® Classic-Craft® line of energy-efficient premium entryways as a Best Buy selection in the fiberglass entry doors category. The...
- Posted July 9, 2015
Newsletter: March 14, 2015
Trends in Tiles and Choosing Doors What’s Trending in Tile in 2015 Tiles have always been the “go to material” for their durability and ability to withstand above average wear and tear and once again interior...
- Posted March 20, 2015
Choosing the Right Door for Your Home
Are you planning to replace your painted, worn out looking interior doors? Here is some information you can and will use! What door construction should you select? Hollow Core: These are the most common and affordable doors....
- Posted March 11, 2015
Show Notes: Doors, March Maintenance and More
If new doors are on your To-Do list for spring, James and Morris were giving a class on Doors 101. Learn how to select the best door for the different locations inside or outside of your home....
- Posted March 7, 2015
Make the Most of Your Home with Retractable Screens
Do you want to keep your doors and windows open, but hate insects getting into your home? Maybe you have a problem with sunshine fading your furniture or making it too hot to enjoy an outdoor space?...
- Posted February 13, 2015
Show Notes: Highlights From the IBS/KBIS 2015 Shows
On The House was “On The Road” to the international Builders Show and the Kitchen and Bath Industry Show at the Las Vegas Convention Center. 125,000 attendees visited 3,750 exhibits during the three day show and we make it to almost every booth! Thank...
- Posted January 24, 2015
Temporary Weather-Stripping Tips
If drafty windows and doors and the thought of Old Man Winter just around the corner have you reaching for your caulking gun, hold on. Before you go sealing up those cracks the old-fashioned way, remember last...
- Posted October 15, 2014
Doors II: Ins and Outs
Do you have a door that sticks? It won’t open or close easily? Want to remove and re-hang it? Repair or replace it? In part II of doors, we’ll deal with the ins and outs of removing...
- Posted July 25, 2014
Don’t Shave that Door — Shim It!
With the wet season comes doors that bind. And that can mean tugging hard to get them open. Our first instinct is to use a wood plane to sand or plane the door. Don’t. Doors and windows...
- Posted July 19, 2014