How to stain a concrete patio

Concrete can be so blah. Let’s spruce it up with a cool stain! Step One: Determine if your concrete is porous enough to absorb the stain. The best way to do this is to drip a few drops of water on it. If it absorbs after a few minutes, it good to stain. If the[…]

Painting Tips

It’s that time of year! Whether you’re getting your home ready to put on the open market or just sprucing it up, here are some great painting tips: Tip 1: Roll paint along the edges for consistent texture Tip 2: Prime and texture wall patches to avoid a blotchy appearance Tip 3: Cut the tape before pulling it[…]

Ugly bathroom tile?

Ugly bathroom tile   Whether you’re buying or selling a home, you’ve all encountered ugly bathroom or kitchen tile. I’m a big fan of the 60’s for their music and culture, but not so much of the their pastel shades of block tiles that they lined their bathrooms with. So now the question is whether[…]