All posts tagged "house"
Show Notes: Foam Place Like Home
Ever considered naming your home? Didn’t know where to start? You do now! As you’ve come to know from our show, most products can be used for more than their intended purpose. And spray foam is no...
- Posted January 19, 2019
Hidden Home Sale Costs Will Cost You
LOOK OUT! HIDDEN HOME SALE COSTS WILL COST YOU! These expenses associated with property sales are common, yet often overlooked. Don’t let them catch you by surprise. You stand to make a pretty penny selling...
- Posted April 7, 2018
A Rising Trend: Home Elevators
An elevator in a personal home has been viewed as a luxury for years. However, more buyers — ranging from families with young children to those with temporary or permanent disabilities — now want a platform that...
- Posted March 10, 2018
Tip of the Day: Winter Survivor, The Big Picture
Here is one quick, money-saving tip that will help you fix up and improve your home. All from the award-winning On The House Tip of the Day.’ http://www.onthehouse.com/tip_audio/2017/2017-06-16.mp3
- Posted June 16, 2017
12 Tips to Buying Concrete that will Increase Your Projects Success
Whether a project is small — like steps — or larger in scope like a patio, figuring how much concrete you need is done the same way. However, as you will soon discover, how the concrete makes...
- Posted February 25, 2017
Ventilation: Installing A Whole-House Fan
There are several effective methods of trying to beat the heat in one’s home. An air conditioner (central, wall or window mount), a swamp cooler, a decorative ceiling paddle fan and a portable table-top fan are among...
- Posted November 4, 2016
Kitchens: It’s A Changing World
When we first began as remodeling contractors – wait a minute – back in the days of the Arc…there were only two basic choices when it came to kitchen countertops: 1) ceramic tile, or 2) plastic laminate....
- Posted October 24, 2016
Whole House Humidifier
Winter. Most people think of it as a chilly, damp time of year. While that might be the case if you spend most of your time outdoors, just the opposite is often true indoors. While your home’s...
- Posted August 28, 2016
On Balloon Framing
It is said that a good home depends on a solid foundation. And nothing could be more completely correct. Beyond that though the frame – or skeleton – of the home is probably the second most important...
- Posted August 28, 2016
Safety Around Gas & Electric
Each year countless accidents take place within the home. These range from minor cuts and bruises to death. The sad fact is that many of these unfortunate incidents could likely have been prevented by paying close attention...
- Posted August 9, 2016