Interior Painting Tips: How to Get the Best Results

Interior Painting Tips: How to Get the Best Results by House Doctors

Interior Painting Tips: How to Get the Best Results

Not only can choosing a new color scheme and then using it to paint your home‘s interior completely transform how this space looks and feels, but those dramatic results come at a very reasonable cost. Even if you hire a professional through House Doctors to handle the painting for you, this transformation won’t cost you an arm and a leg. Continue reading

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Spring Home Projects: Top 4 Ways to Get Your House Ready for Spring

Spring Home Projects: Top 4 Ways to Get Your House Ready for Spring!

Spring Home Projects: Top 4 Ways to Get Your House Ready for Spring!

 For many homeowners, spring is the time of the year when they feel inspired to tackle different projects around their house. If you want to spruce things up, let’s go over some suggestions for which projects will have the biggest impact, as well as how to get the best results from each one:

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The Quality of Carpentry Can Make or Break the Result of a Remodel

The Quality of Carpentry Can Make or Break the Result of a Remodel

Because finish carpentry is so noticeable, it can make or break the outcome of a project. Even if every other step is completed with the highest quality possible, if someone tries to cut corners with the final carpentry work, the result isn’t going to look very good. That’s just as true for interior trim as it is for siding that’s added to the exterior of a house.

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4 Tips That Can Take the Stress Out of Properly Finishing Drywall

4 Tips That Can Take the Stress Out of Properly Finishing Drywall

 The need to finish drywall is something that comes up in a wide range of home improvement projects. If you talk to five different homeowners who have completed this task, you’ll probably get a variety of different responses.

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Learn How to Get Far More Out of Your Existing Basement Space

Learn How to Get Far More Out of Your Existing Basement Space

If you have a basement in your home but aren’t really using it for anything, you may feel bad for not putting this significant amount of space to use. While plenty of homeowners are currently in this situation, the good news is there’s an easy way to remedy it. By opting to remodel your basement, you’ll be able to transform it into an attractive and functional space.

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Is Your Home Surviving the Harsh Winter? Get Winter Home Maintenance Tips That Can Help

Winter Home Maintenance Tips by House Doctors

Throughout the US, the harsh winter weather is setting all kinds of records. Unfortunately, those extreme lows have taken a toll on plenty of houses. But for some homeowners, the cold weather has just been a minor inconvenience. If you’re wondering why they haven’t been concerned about their property, it’s because they took steps to protect it with winter home maintenance.

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What are the Biggest Home Improvement Trends for 2014?

Home Improvement Trends of 2014

Although the events of 2008 resulted in a temporary cooling of the remodeling market, it appears things are back on track. Not only did a survey find that remodeling was up 10% in 2013 when compared to the previous year, but it’s expected to increase by another 10% over the course of 2014. If you’ve decided that this year is a good time for you to do some remodeling around your home, you may be wondering where you should focus your attention.

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Honey Do List for Valentine’s Day: The Most Requested Home Repairs and Improvements

Honey Do List for Valentine's Day: The Most Requested Home Repairs and Improvements

Since February 14th is right around the corner, you’re probably already thinking about how you’re going to celebrate this day with your significant other. From candy to flowers to a nice dinner, there’s no shortage of things you can do to express your love. And while all those gestures are nice, the only downside is they’re temporary.

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January is National Bathroom Safety Month: What Can You Do?

If you’ve read either of our previous two posts about National Bathroom Safety Month, you know that there are a surprising number of safety risks in this space.The numerous risks that exist in most bathrooms are why this area is responsible for hundreds of thousands of accidents across the US each year.

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National Bathroom Safety Month: How to Keep Kids Safe

National Bathroom Safety Month: How to Keep Kids Safe

Because January is National Bathroom Safety Month, we’re doing a series of posts to discuss how to keep everyone who’s important to you safe when they’re in this area of the home.

Since people who live in areas where tornadoes are a problem are told to take shelter in the bathroom if one touches down, this location may seem quite safe. And while it does provide excellent protection during that type of emergency, it’s a spot that can actually be quite dangerous as people go through their daily activities. Continue reading

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