Learn the Lingo: Transom Windows

Today we’re talking about transom windows, what they are and what do they do. So lets start this off by defining what a transom window is. Traditionally this architectural element was [...]

Learn the Lingo – Wainscoting

We’re talking about Wainscoting today. You’ve probably seen it at some point, but never knew that it had a name. It’s  been trendy for a few years now but did you know that it [...]

Aging in Place Part Three

So far in this series we have focused on fall prevention, and how it can factor into your remodeling and renovation plans. Today we’re moving away from fall prevention to address another [...]

Aging in Place – Part Two

Previously we discussed changes you can easily make to your home in order to aid those who would like to age in place. Specifically we focused on fall prevention, one of the leading cause of [...]

Learn the Lingo – Daylighting

If you are looking to convert your basement into a livable area, or cut down on your electric bill you may come across the term “Daylighting”. Here’s a quick rundown of what it’s all [...]

That’s Nifty– Kitchen Edition

Kitchens are pretty standard when it comes to what they’re equipped with. Cabinets, countertops, a stove, refrigerator, sink and maybe a dishwasher. That is all you really need to have for [...]

Aging in Place

More and more people have begun planning their remodeling and renovations with the idea of “aging in place”. According to the Centers for Disease control “aging in place” can be defined as [...]