Tag Archives: DIY

Tips for Landscaping Your Property

Resource Video: Homeowner Edition

Tips for Landscaping Your Property Whether you hire someone to landscape you home or do it yourself, there are some things to keep in mind. This informational video provides key points on what options you have when it comes to …
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Home Repairs You Should Never Do Yourself

Resource Video: Homeowner Edition

Home Repairs You Should Never Do Yourself In today’s day and age, everything is DIY this and Do It Yourself that. It can be great when it comes to small projects or design undertaking. However there are home repairs and …
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Shorewest Tips: Cabinet Painting

Worn or outdated looking cabinets can have an adverse effect on the value of a home. According to Remodeling Magazine, the only home improvement likely to return more at resale was a minor kitchen remodel. One alternative to the often …
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DIY Project: Painted Laundry Tub

By Guest Blogger: Susie Thompson Instead of removing a 400 lb laundry tub because it’s gotten dirty and rusted… consider a great DIY project to make it look brand new again! This simple project will have your guests saying, “Wow!” …
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Eight DIY Outdoor Holiday Decorations

It’s time to decorate for the holidays! Spread some holiday cheer with fun, festive outdoor decorations. Everyone loves to spruce up the inside but make sure that the first impression of your home is a spectacular one with the following …
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Trend Watch: Rustic Wall Décor

One of the biggest trends right now is a style called “rustic chic”. It is a design trend that shows a weathered look can be classy and updated. We’ve seen this everywhere from shiplap, headboards and picture frames to dining …
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Trend Watch: 2017 Paint Colors

So what is the forecasted color for 2017? It seems to be a few different colors according to different paint companies. We’ll look at four contrasting colors to see what the future holds! Sherwin-Williams If you are tired of grays …
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Adding a Touch of Fall to your Home

Fall is finally here! Time for cozy nights, football, warm drinks and fireside chats. The easiest way to help get in the fall mindset is to update your home accordingly! Pumpkins, leaves, red, orange, yellow, natural elements and plaid fabrics …
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Shorewest Resource Videos

Resource Video: Homeowners Edition

Is Home Remodeling Worth it? Before you start an extensive or costly home remodeling project you should consider what effect, if any, it will have on the resale value of your home. This informational video provides key points on whether …
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Home Improvement Blunders for Buyers to Watch Out for

Not all things on the report should cause red flags or cause the buyer to back out. However here are four projects that might need a further look before going any farther in the buying process: 1. Improperly installed decks. …
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