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How to Choose the Best Type of Flooring for Your Charleston Family Home

2018-01-18T23:08:23+00:00

When you are getting ready to decorate your new home, one of the first decisions you will need to make is the type of flooring you want. The floor is a major focal point in all homes, so it is important that you choose carefully. Before making a final flooring selection, you may want to keep a few things in mind: Is the Color of the Floor a Priority? Some people get very excited at the thought of having a multitude of color in their homes, and their flooring is no exception. Many homes have flooring in a rainbow of colors [...]

How to Choose the Best Type of Flooring for Your Charleston Family Home 2018-01-18T23:08:23+00:00

Tips for Building a New Home in Charleston

2018-01-18T23:08:23+00:00

Are you looking to build a new home in the Charleston, SC area? Here are a few things to consider before you get started: Footing Are footings continuous under all foundation walls? Do they have two or more steel re-bar? Foundation Is foundation plumb and square? Does wall thickness correspond with code requirements with respect to backfill height? Does yard slope away from foundation? Footings Are footings continuous under all foundation walls? Do they have two or more steel re-bars? Is foundation plumb and square? Does wall thickness correspond with code requirements with respect to backfill height? Refer to local code! [...]

Tips for Building a New Home in Charleston 2018-01-18T23:08:23+00:00

How To Clean a Deck In 8 Easy Steps

2014-11-17T11:46:06+00:00

All decks even low maintenance decks require regular cleaning to keep looking and performing well. Over time leaves, dirt, mold, and mildew will create a film over an outdoor deck that looks ugly and can be slippery. Most people give their deck at least one good cleaning every Spring. Depending on the amount of dirt and leaves in your area you may need to clean the deck more frequently. We recommend using a green deck cleaner, such as Simple Green. 1). There are several good products on the market. 2). Remove all furniture, grills, and objects from the deck. 3). Sweep the [...]

How To Clean a Deck In 8 Easy Steps 2014-11-17T11:46:06+00:00

Basement Remodeling Ideas

2018-01-18T23:08:24+00:00

Basement Finishing Ideas Most of us use our basements for storage or as a dump for our used and antique goods. For years the place remains locked, opening only when we need to put some other junk in there, and on the rare occasion of pulling something out. However, with changing times, basements have been given a greater and more useful outlook by the planners and many creative designers. Basements can be used for a number of other purposes also as they are an essential part of every home, and can significantly increase the value of your property if finished. As [...]

Basement Remodeling Ideas 2018-01-18T23:08:24+00:00