How to Clean Newly Refaced Kitchen and Bathroom Doors

November 02, 2015

“What cleaning products do I use to clean the doors?” After we complete a kitchen or bathroom vanity refacing, this is a very common question. Cleaning your new cabinet doors with the right products is essential for durability and longevity. I always tell customers to use warm soapy water and some “good old elbow grease”. If you need to use something stronger, I recommend adding some vinegar to the water….

How to Spend Less on Upgrades When Selling Your Home

October 07, 2015

Worried about spending money on upgrades you won’t get back? You are not alone. We often hear that comment from homeowners who know they need to do some upgrades before putting the house on the market. Most do not trust a realtor’s advice, thinking a realtor would love you to spend whatever it takes to ensure a quick sale. After all, it’s not their money. We hope this information will…

Top 10 Tips for preparing your home for sale

October 01, 2015

Drawing on our own experience, and the experience of the many realtors, our designers and trades people, we have put together our top 10 list of the most important do’s and don’ts of getting a house ready to sell. Many of these only cost elbow grease. The others need not cost much if well thought out. First on our list, and the one with the least cost and absolutely highest…