Some Interesting Facts About Hempcrete As a Building Material
Hempcrete is one of the most amazing building products made from industrial hemp. All it is, is hemp hurds, or the center of the stalk, water, and lime (which is powdered limestone). Mix it together in a slurry and form it in to the wall of a building and over time the chemical reactions between the water, lime and Hemp will petrify the hemp and turn the lime back into stone Why use hempcrete instead of concrete? Modern day building materials are either mined from the earth or harvested from centuries old forests. Hemp crops can be harvested annually in perpetuity. One acre of hemp provides as much paper as 4.1 acres of trees. Considering the trees take decades to grow and hemp takes about 4 months, the advantages become clear.1 In some…
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…
7 Renovation Tips to Boost Resale Value
Making the right renovation decisions can help you sell your house quicker, and for more money.
Cedar Creek Lumber Celebrates 10 Years!
Cedar Creek Lumber of Burlington, WA is pleased to announce their 10 year anniversary this May. Cedar Creek Lumber provides quality building materi
How to Clean Trex Composite Decking Video
How to Clean Trex Composite Decking Video All exterior building materials require cleaning and a Trex deck is no different; however, if your deck is one of the high-performance product lines from Trex (Trex Transcend, Trex Enhance or Trex Select), the cleaning process couldn’t be easier. This video shows how to clean a high-performance Trex composite deck. Get ready to enjoy maximum outdoor living with minimal maintenance.
How to Design a Meadow Garden Everyone Will Love
Petite grasses or sedges plus flowers make for a manageable landscape that welcomes wildlife
Bathroom Cabinet Styles and Trends
Discover the latest styles and storage options in bathroom cabinetry to get ideas for your own bathroom remodeling project.
How to Build a Sand set Patio or Walkway
Walkways and Patios are a great way to enhance the look of your outdoor living space and can create a 'finished' look in your yard. They ...
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.
Five top home improvements that raise a home’s resale value
STATEPOINT-- Before deciding on a home improvement project, it’s a good idea to learn which ones will help raise a house’s value and recoup the most money when an owner