How to Install a Door Lite

A door lite adds light and possibly ventilation (if it’s not a fixed pane) to meet light and ventilation requirements when necessary.  It also makes a space brighter and bigger feeling. Some…

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Get the Look: Modern Living Room

A lot of people seem to think that modern spaces are cold and lacking in personality. I disagree. Well designed, modern spaces can be comfortable, and even – wait for it… -…

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Get the Look: Basement Family Room

There’s a myth out there that basements are always dark and dreary. Not true. In my opinion basements get a bad rap, because as you can see from the photos of this…

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Valentine’s Day Craft Project with the Kids

Valentine’s Day used to be all about romance, but since my two daughters have come on the scene champagne has been replaced by juice boxes and candlelight dinners have been replaced by…

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Adding Value to Your Home with Energy Efficiency

A couple of weeks ago when I was visiting the Roxul booth at the International Builder’s Show in Las Vegas I had the opportunity to speak with the Carey Brothers, hosts of…

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DIY Upcycling Project from Income Property

Everyone knows the old saying that one person’s trash is another’s treasure. In this case I thought this old sink basin – hidden behind some junk in an upstairs bedroom – was…

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International Builders’ Show – Day 1 Recap

Day one of the International Builders’ Show in Las Vegas has come to a close and it was a bit of a gong show! Lots of interviews, lots of great products and…

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Top Tips for Updating Your Home’s Hardware

When most people think about increasing the value of their home, they tend to think about big-ticket items: kitchen remodel, bathroom overhaul, new floors, etc. And they’re not wrong – those large-scale, expensive…

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Money Magazine Video Feature: Ask the Expert

 

What Are Some Easy Fixes That Can Boost My Home’s Value?

Scott shares some of his expert tips for simple renovations that will make your home more attractive to…

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HGTV Magazine’s Blogger Block Party in NYC

Scott made a special appearance at HGTV Magazine’s Blogger Block Party in NYC alongside HGTV Magazine Editor-in-chief Sara Peterson and Society Social Founder & Head Designer Roxy Te Owens.  Congratulations to HGTV…

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