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    Pavers vs Concrete Patio (Pros & Cons & Design Guide)

    Pavers vs concrete patio design guide including pros and cons, cost and which one is best for durability, maintenance and installation.When confronted with which type of building material to use for your driveway, walkway, or patio, the most popular materials and options are pavers and concrete.  Pavers are available in a variety of shapes, styles, […] More

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    Exposed Aggregate Driveway (Design Guide)

    Here’s our exposed aggregate driveway guide including what it is, designs, cost, sealing & repair and how it compares against regular concrete.Exposed aggregate driveways have long been popular for their durability and attractive, natural appearance. Now that these types of driveways are gaining more attention its important to cover the basics of exposed aggregate driveways. […] More

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    Barn Home Kits (Types, Materials & Prices)

    Here we share our guide to barn home kits including popular types, materials used and cost.A barn home kit is a prefabricated project that includes all the materials needed to begin construction of a barn home. This can include timber for posts and beams, the interior and exterior wall materials, other structural elements, and of […] More

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    Nylon vs Polyester Carpet (Differences & Types)

    Here’s our nylon vs polyester carpet guide with advantages of each type of carpet material, cost and which is best for your interior design.Original wool carpeting, used in various ways, dates back more than 1000 years ago. By the 20th century, wool was switched out for newer materials. Although wool carpeting is still available, it […] More

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    Electric vs Propane Patio Heater (Pros and Cons)

    Here we share our electric vs propane patio heater guide including differences, pros and cons, usage cost and whether they are worth it for your backyard patio or deck.If you’ve invested in an outdoor space as part of your home, you want to get the most out of it. That means using it as often […] More

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    Outdoor Porcelain Tile (Pros and Cons)

    Here’s our outdoor porcelain tile patio guide including what they are, pros and cons, cost and maintenance tips.Patios are a place for you to entertain your loved ones and enjoy some fresh air when you want it. So, it’s worth considering all of your options when it comes to choosing the best design for your […] More

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    Pavers vs Concrete Driveways

    Here’s our guide to pavers vs concrete driveways covering their durability, maintenance, design and cost.Creating a good-looking driveway is a worthy home upgrade that costs less than most outdoor renovation projects, and pavers and concrete are the two most popular driveway materials you should consider.  Evaluating between pavers and concrete for your home’s front driveway […] More

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    Types of Patio Enclosures (Design Guide)

    Welcome to our guide to the types of patio enclosures including different options, cost and designs.Once the weather turns warm and sunny, people enjoy using their patio for barbecues, parties, and visiting. Yet, depending on the climate they live in, not everyone has the chance to enjoy their patio year-round. Once a homeowner decides they […] More

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    What is Brickmold on a Door? (Design Guide)

    Here we answer the question to what is brickmold on a door including different types of casings and brickmold vs no door brickmold.Deciding whether to use brickmold on a door or not could be pretty challenging, right? Whether it provides aesthetical features or raises concerns regarding safety and security – many homeowners are constantly surrounded […] More

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    Vinyl Flooring in Bathroom Pros and Cons

    Here we share vinyl flooring in bathroom pros and cons including different types and what style is best for your interior design.One of the most popular types of flooring for homeowners is vinyl flooring for bathrooms. It is quite an ideal solution, not only because of its aesthetics but also its durability. From the tremendous […] More

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    Pros and Cons of LED Lights

    Welcome to our guide to the pros and cons of LED lights including different types of bulbs and color temperatures. Lighting is an important part of your home, not just for the obvious practical reasons (you need lights to see when it gets dark) but also because the right type of light can help create […] More

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    Insulated vs Uninsulated Patio Covers

    Here’s our comparison of insulated vs uninsulated patio covers with pros and cons, cost and best features.When looking into getting a patio cover there are a few selections that need to be chosen: type, material and size. There will be a big price difference based on these selections. Researching the climate you are in and […] More

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    Maintenance Free Outdoor Furniture

    Here’s our guide to maintenance free outdoor furniture including different types for weather resistance & durability in wet, hot & cold climates.Outdoor furniture is a major investment and choosing the right material is the most important thing to consider when buying furnishings for your patio design. There are different types of outdoor furniture depending on […] More

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    Ottoman vs Coffee Table (Pros and Cons)

    Here’s our guide to an ottoman vs coffee table including the pros and cons & what type is best for your interior design. Choosing between an ottoman and a coffee table is hard. They both have many great features.  To make a decision, think about what’s important in your life. If your favorite part of […] More

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    Exposed Aggregate Patio (Pros & Cons and Designs)

    Welcome to our exposed aggregate patio design guide with pros and cons, cost and maintenance tips. What Is An Exposed Aggregate Patio? Exposed aggregate is a popular type of decorative concrete which is created by removing the top outer layer of cement paste to expose decorative coarse aggregate in the concrete mix. These aggregates can […] More

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    Aluminum vs Steel Patio Furniture

    Here’s our guide to aluminum vs steel patio furniture including pros and cons and cost.A gorgeous patio deserves to be enjoyed for a very long time and if you’re on the verge of picking your patio furniture, then continue to read on to know the two most durable materials for your outdoor furniture.  Aluminum and […] More

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    French Doors vs Sliding Doors (Pros and Cons)

    Here’s our guide to French doors vs sliding doors including pros and cons, cost and different types.Doors hold a special place in many cultures, echoing beliefs and showcasing art and architecture. As doors are an indispensable part of any building, our homes will have different types of doors. One special entryway we do love passing […] More

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    Pros and Cons of Skylights

    Welcome to our guide to the pros and cons of skylights with standard types, cost and installation. A skylight in you home can offer plenty of benefits and even help increase its resale value. There are multiple types of skylights that can be installed or built into a building. Skylight windows have different functionality depending […] More

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    Rain Shower Head Pros and Cons

    Here’s our guide to bathroom rain shower head pros and cons including their features, popular finishes and how high to hang.If you’re replacing the shower head in your shower, you have the opportunity to change or upgrade the type of shower head. While there are many types of bathroom shower heads and designs, a rain […] More

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