Month: April 2016

5 essential spring home improvement projects

(HIB) - The arrival of spring means new beginnings and a fresh chance to tackle those home improvement projects you've been putting off for the last several months. Get your home ready for summer and make it more beautiful, efficient and functional tha...

4 simple ways you can save the Earth

(HIB) - Every year in April, Earth Day encourages people around the world to think about how they can better support the environment. While this is a great reminder to live sustainably, the lessons surrounding Earth Day shouldn't be limited to just one...

7 simple steps for summer lawn prep

(HIB) - If you're a part of the nearly 90 percent of Americans who believe it's important to have a well-maintained yard, you and your backyard will appreciate these seven simple steps for tending to your natural turf lawn with minimal effort.According...

4 tried and true tips for any kitchen redesign

(HIB) - Tackling a home improvement project can be a really daunting task - whether it's a simple redecoration or a full kitchen renovation. You may feel like you're the only homeowner, ever, to have questions. Renowned designer and LG Studio Artistic ...

Protect your home from fire and storms with tough-as-nails exterior products

(HIB) - Investing in your safety pays off, whether you live in a coastal region prone to hurricanes or in a place fires can occur and storms inevitably strike. Preparing your exterior with fire-resistant, water-resistant siding and hurricane storm-rated shutters can ensure your home stands up to nature's harshest elements - and weathers them beautifully. Fortifying …

Know what’s below before you dig this spring

(HIB) - With the snow gone and the ground thawed, many eager homeowners and landscape professionals across the country are rolling up their sleeves and reaching for their shovels to start projects that require digging this spring.During the transition ...

7 steps to patio perfection

(HIB) - Daffodils bloom brightly by the back door, temperatures are balmy, cookout season is on the horizon and you're ready to give your outdoor living space a breath of fresh air. Great patios and decks enhance your enjoyment of spring and summer, an...

5 steps to get your mower ready for the season

(HIB) - After months of winter, warmer weather is finally here. It's time to head to the lake, spend time on the deck or take your kids to the park. Yes, you're ready for the season - but is your lawn mower?One of the season's most important tools has ...