Author archives: Tina Hamilton

Easy to Install Home Improvements that Give Your Home and Expensive Look

You may have been working to create your perfect home for years, or many you just moved into a new home and you want to make it your own. Either way, you want to have the home that shows your personal taste and pleases everyone who enters it. Any home owner knows that this is no small task. One major issue that most home owners run into is figuring out […]

Home Updates that Save You Money that You Don’t Need to Hire a Professional For

Today it seems like everyone, no matter how much money they have, is looking to save more money. This has paved the way to host a whole new array of DIY, or do it yourself, projects in attempt to save money and improve the place you call home. Though there have been a great amount of DIY failures when it comes to home improvement projects, DIY methods are still a […]

Ways You can Lower Your Home Expenses

Take control of your monthly expenses These days, we are all looking for some ways to save money and create a better financial future for our family. Many of the great DIY projects are a great way to do this, but what about those monthly home expenses that just never seems to get lower each month? These are necessities that you need to have, so it may seem like you […]

Keeping Your Home Safe without Spending a Fortune

Stay safe and secure in your home We all want to leave our homes each day knowing that we have done everything that we can to keep it safe and secure. There are simply too many valuable and irreplaceable things inside our homes to forget about home safety. More importantly, you want to be sure that your home is safe while you and your family are inside. Summer is a […]

How to Turn Your Basement into an Income Property

Start generating an additional income through your basement Renovating your basement into an income property can help to supplement your income. A wise investment, a useable, livable basement not only can be rented out as an apartment if properly permitted, but it offers a 93 percent rate of return at resale. Whether you are using a loan service like or digging into your savings, in order to get the […]

Think You're Ready to Start Home Improvement?

Prepare properly for renovation So you think you are ready to start a new home project. In fact, you’re already researching paint colors and contractors. But before picking out the new flooring, there are some important ways to prepare that are often overlooked. Here are four steps to starting a new home improvement plan. 1. Start with Style Ideas If a remodel is on your mind, then you have probably […]

5 Smart Tips for Organisation

Simplify to Organise “I can’t find my keys!” “Has anybody seen the remote!” If you live at home with one or more people, phrases like this are probably yelled across the house on a somewhat regular basis. Most homeowners would like to keep things at least a little more organized to help simplify everyday life. If that sounds like you, then here are some smart organizing tips for the entire […]

Five Ways to Save Big on Your Summer Remodel

Don’t break the bank Summer is the perfect season to undertake big projects, for the days are warmer and the nights are longer. However, no matter what season you begin your big project in, budgeting is always an issue with remodeling. By following a few essential tips, you can easily finish your home remodel project without breaking the bank. 1. Increase Efficiency Instead of Size Sometimes what is deemed to […]

Five Easy DIY Curb Appeal Projects

DIY curb appeal for better savings and satisfaction When it comes to renovating a space in your home, there is nothing like doing it yourself. It’s a win/win, for it puts your personal stamp on the renovation and it saves money. When giving the landscape of your home a makeover, look to these five simple DIY projects to inexpensively and efficiently spruce up the area: 1. Front Door As the main […]

Five Kid-Friendly Yet Stylish Home Ideas

You don’t need to compromise on style Creating a kid-friendly environment conducive to energetic kids is a simple transformation. Because homes do need to be child-safe, many parents believe they have to sacrifice style in order to have a family-friendly home. However, there are plenty of designs that are both stylish and safe for your children. With these five simple makeover tips, you will be well on your way to […]