Achieve Better Life-Work Balance With Better Home Plans

Being a workaholic is a true addiction that is difficult to get over. Unlike other addictions that have support groups and programs, working isn't something that you can quit doing. Achieving life-work balance means that you must set up your life in a way that helps to create balance naturally. This can start with your home plans. If you tend to perform work from home or have a dedicated home office, set up your house plans in a way that will give your personal time away from your professional time. [Read More]

Update Your Outdated Home Wih Trending Overhead Lighting Options

If you live in an older home that has no overhead lighting, and you have to plug every light fixture into an outlet, call a local residential electrician and update your living space. There are many benefits to adding overhead lighting in the home, and there are some great trends you may want to follow. Each room is going to have a different feel to it, and you may want to add different lighting. [Read More]

More Than Just An Exterior Finish: Four Tips For Doing Outdoor Projects With Cedar Lumber

You may see cedar lumber used for many features on the exterior of homes, such as siding, trim, decks and even shake roofing. These are not the only things that cedar can be used for; you can also do things like make furniture, doors, and planters, and other woodworking projects. If you are just getting started working with wood, cedar is an excellent choice of material because it is a softwood that is very easy to work with. [Read More]

Are Burglars Targeting Your Garage Door? Try These Solutions

If your garage door has been broken into or tampered with by a burglar, or your openers are missing, it's time to update your system. There are a few different things that may make it easier for a home intruder to get in through your garage door, and a garage door professional can make the necessary changes. Someone could have taken the garage door openers out of your parked cars, even in daylight if you weren't in the front of the house, so you will need to have new openers programmed for your system. [Read More]