Choose The Right Fence Wood

For many homeowners, replacing a backyard fence is a struggle. Part of that struggle involves choosing the right wood to create a strong but attractive fence. Here are some things to know about wood fence systems. Cedar Fencing Cedar fencing is gorgeous and does not need any work to look stunning in your yard. In fact, you don't even have to stain it to achieve an appealing look. Even on its own, fresh cedar looks beautiful. Read More 

What You Need To Know Before Buying Wood Flooring

Wood flooring is a great choice for new homes or places that are being remodeled. There are some things you should know before installing wood floors, however. Here are four issues to watch out for when you start your project. Solid vs. Engineered Wood Products that are sold as solid wood are exactly that, 100% wood through and through. Conversely, engineered wood is a product that has a thin layer of wood on the surface and other materials underneath to reduce shifting and contraction issues. Read More 

Roof Shrinkage: Can it Cause Issues for Your Flat Roofing System?

There are many types of problems flat roofing systems can experience over the years. One of the problems roofs can experience is when the membrane lying beneath roofing shingles shrinks. If the membrane shrinks, it could leave your shingles, attic, and house open to damage. Learn about roof shrinkage and how to handle it below. Can a Roof Membrane Really Shrink? The membrane is one of the most essential features of your home and roofing system. Read More 

5 Tips For Starting Home Construction Work

The excitement that comes with beginning a home construction project can be a lot to deal with. It's important, however, to approach the situation with a plan. To that end, here are 5 tips you can follow to put your job on solid ground. Plan Around the Property Unless you have a location that's perfectly flat, perfectly square, and situated in a perfect climate, you're going to need a plan that takes the building site into account. Read More 

Kitchen Cabinetry Detail Language Explained

Without a doubt, the kitchen cabinets are the most important design aspect of any kitchen space. Knowing the descriptive language used to describe certain details will help you find the cabinetry that is best for your space. Here is a look at a few key detail descriptors to know.  Square Edge Profile The square edge profile is the most simplistic designation for the edges of cabinetry. Square edges do not have mitered or beveled edges; instead, each edge has a straight and smooth cut. Read More