White Elephant Gift Exchange

White Elephant Gift Exchange

We’re in the season of mistletoe, Christmas music, and decked halls, which could only mean one thing.  The dreaded, or maybe not so dreaded, White Elephant gift exchange.  It all depends upon one’s perspective, I suppose.  Yankee Swap, Dirty Santa, and...
Best Presents for Christmas 2021

Best Presents for Christmas 2021

Tracking down the perfect gift, for people who have everything, can be dauntless.  Especially if they frequently buy for themselves.  Or can design or build things.  But there are always items you can purchase that never seem to get old.  Like T-shirts or gift cards....
Ways to Spread Holiday Cheer

Ways to Spread Holiday Cheer

Thanksgiving is past, and we’re well on our way to Christmas, shopping, decorating, and generally being busy.  After all, it’s that time of the year.  But while we’re going about it, let’s think of ways to spread holiday cheer.  This can be a...
When is the Best Time to Remodel a Kitchen

When is the Best Time to Remodel a Kitchen

Among the 68% of homeowners who updated an interior room in their homes, kitchens and bathrooms remain the most popular projects that homeowners tackle.  And recently I went over the best season to renovate your bathroom, including what’s trending.  But when is...
Bathroom Redesign Ideas

Bathroom Redesign Ideas

Remodeling the bathroom or kitchen is always popular and in demand.  In fact, over half of homeowners surveyed by Bio Bidet are planning on upgrading their homes some time this year.  And while bathrooms are the primary focus for remodels, ~ 70% want a complete...
Best Time to Remodel Your Bathroom

Best Time to Remodel Your Bathroom

If you’re like 68% of homeowners last year (2020), who renovated at least one interior room of their house, then you might be wondering what room to pick.  However, perhaps, maybe you already know you want to improve your kitchen and/or bathroom.  Because they...

Best Time to Replace Your Floors

While some flooring materials can realistically last a lifetime, it doesn’t mean the styles will last that long.  Not to mention, maintaining some floors prolongs their life expectancy only so much.  Though how do you know when you need to replace them?...
How to Replace an Old Fence

How to Replace an Old Fence

Depending on materials and upkeep, fences can last anywhere from 20 to 50 years.  But eventually you might find there comes a time when yours needs to be replaced.  Perhaps you’ve had to repair your fence, and now it’s no longer holding up.    Or maybe you...
Best Way to Get Streak Free Windows

Best Way to Get Streak Free Windows

Window cleaning has to be one of the least popular DIY things around.  At least at our house it is.  Sure, it looks great when you’re finished.  But it’s a lot of work.  And we’re talking inside and outside windows.  Who wants to spend their day...
How to Winterize Your Pool

How to Winterize Your Pool

Having a pool in your very own backyard is a blessing.  Especially with the summer many of us have been having.  However, eventually the time will come when it will need to be closed for the season.  Whether you hire someone or winterize it yourself, it’s...