Month: July 2015

4 tips to tackle any DIY project

(HIB) - (This post is brought to you by the makers of Advil(R).) It’s that time of year again: project season. It’s time to open the windows, reimagine your space and get to work on the home improvement project you’ve been dreami...

Can your walls stand up to life?

(HIB) - Let’s face it. No matter how careful you are, an active family can take its toll on the interior of a house – especially on the walls. Depending on the season or day of the week, your family may come home toting cross-country skis, ...

9 custom features to add to your home wish list

(HIB) - Whether you’re building a new home or looking to upgrade your current one, there are many factors to consider. You want to be sure you’re creating something of value, but also including features that will add convenience, enjoyment ...

5 tips for painting like a pro this summer

(HIB) - Sunny summer months are the perfect time for a colorful home refresh. With open windows, warm weather and the tips below, you can check painting off your list in a breeze and head back outdoors to enjoy the weather.1. Buy high-quality paint for the best coverage and deepest color saturationWhen it comes to paint, quality …