Tips For Financing Your Contracting Projects

Contractors will often face the dilemma of needing funding to complete their clients' projects, but they may not be paid until the work is completed. While this is a common issue for contracting firms, those that are new to managing their own firm may be unsure of what they should be doing to best balance these competing and conflicting needs. Aggressively Preserve Your Firm's Credit History As with individuals, your contracting firm will have a credit history and score. Read More 

3 Tips For Improving Your Household Water Quality

Maintaining the quality of your household water is important to be certain your water is safe to drink and to avoid unnecessary damage to appliances. There are several steps you can take to improve the quality of your water. 1. Do Regular Testing Depending on your water source, you may need to test your water more often. Generally, people with well water are more prone to contaminants from animals, run-off, or simply changes in weather conditions. Read More 

Creative Ways To Utilize Your Interior Staircase

Staircases are a necessity that take up quite a bit of space in a home. Fortunately, there are several ways that you can make the staircase more functional or creative. Here, you'll find a few ideas that you may decide to include in the design of your interior staircase. Stair Drawers Why not transform your staircase into a case of drawers? Each step has lots of space underneath it. Use that space by building drawers into each step. Read More 

Make Your Space Look And Feel Bigger With These Kitchen Remodeling Ideas

Tired of your small, cramped kitchen? Here are a few remodeling ideas that should help make your space look and feel bigger: Get Rid of the Cupboards A great way to open up your kitchen space and make it look larger is to get rid of all your cupboards. In their place, have open shelving built into the walls to store your dishes and spices. The shelves will take up significantly less space than traditional cupboards, and the open design will keep you on your toes when it comes to maintaining cleanliness and organization in the kitchen. Read More