A new exhibition at London’s Barbican explores the relationship between architecture and photography. Stephen Dowling finds out what we can learn.
How to Design a Meadow Garden Everyone Will Love
Petite grasses or sedges plus flowers make for a manageable landscape that welcomes wildlife
Bathroom Renovations: 7 Tips and Mistakes to Avoid
Whether you’re planning to sell your home soon or just trying to make your home more comfortable, a bathroom renovation is one of your best bets. Perhaps you’re ready to make a significant investment to create a spa-like oasis with a separate shower and a deep tub—or if your budget is smaller, you may want to explore what you can accomplish with new fixtures and a fresh coat of paint. Whichever direction your renovation takes you, we at Modernize want to provide you with the best possible guidance for your bathroom renovation. Here’s how to make sure that your renovation goes smoothly, improves your home’s aesthetic appeal, and increases your home’s overall value 1. Start with a realistic budget Once you start taking tiles off the walls or floors, your bathroom renovation can…
Replacement, Prices, Cost, Installation, How-To
Browse information about replacement door and window prices, styles, installation costs, and how to find a door or window company to get the best deal.
What is the Difference Between Sheetrock and Drywall?
Home / About / Blog / What is the Difference Between Sheetrock and Drywall Whether you are new to the industry of renovations or if you are a veteran contractor who is simply curious, you may not know the difference between sheetrock and drywall. When comparing these two materials, it is similar to comparing Kleenex and generic facial tissues. Essentially, one is a name brand and the other is a generic brand. With that being said, here’s a more thorough explanation. What is Drywall? Drywall is one of the most commonly known materials used in the construction of homes to produce flat walls and other important surfaces. One sheet of drywall includes gypsum, which is essentially a type of rock that was turned into a powder and put in between two pieces of…
How to Choose the Right Siding Material for Your Midwest Home
Whether you’re a builder or a homeowner, siding material can be a tough choice. There are three primary factors to consider: The looks of the exterior …
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See a 500-Square-Foot Studio Apartment With Amazing Shoe Storage
A fashionista downsizes for a better location without sacrificing style and function
How to Clean Cloudy Glass
Have you ever purchased a glass vase from the store and it was really cloudy? I'm teaching you a simple way to clean cloudy glass, without soap and water.