Many homeowners contemplating a green home remodeling project find the terms associated with eco-friendly remodeling confusing. Below are some of those terms and what they mean.
Green home remodeling has a lot to do with energy efficiency and other choices you make inside your home. If you want your home to be truly green, don’t forget the exterior – especially the landscaping. In the U.S., nearly half of the water used by residences goes to landscaping and lawns. However, careful landscaping can minimize how much water your landscaping needs. Continue reading
If you’re undergoing a home remodeling project, it’s a great time to upgrade the security features in your house. Sometimes the nature of the remodeling requires that you rethink security measures, or you can take advantage of the renovations to make your security features more sophisticated. Continue reading
Patriotic themes and colors are a popular way to decorate your home during a remodeling project. Not only does it give you a built-in motif, but patriotic elements are fun and create a celebratory ambiance in your home. Below are some ideas for incorporating your love for the U.S.A. into your remodeling.
Retro design can theoretically mean anything from the past, but it’s most often used to refer to a style reminiscent of the ‘50s or early ‘60s. This was a particularly colorful period and can conjure up images of a simpler, more innocent past. Continue reading