Kitchen Construction-Tips for Survival!

When your kitchen remodeling project involves the construction work of adding space, removing subflooring or other major tasks, there are a few things to keep in mind to keep the members of your household safe and sane through the dust, noise and limited kitchen access. The process often takes anywhere from 4-6 months but will […]

Fall Maintenance Tips for Office Buildings

Summer will be coming to an end before we know it.  As autumn approaches, the cooler temperatures are followed by falling leaves and eventually snow.   The cold winter often presents challenges for property and facility managers and maintenance crews.  When it comes to preparing for the winter season, there are four important tasks that will […]

Bathroom Design Ideas

When the decision is made to remodel your bathroom, it can be very overwhelming to decide on how to design it.  Many questions need to be answered regarding which paint colors, materials, fixtures and furniture will be used.  These decisions should be made carefully to create an inviting space in your home that adds value.  […]

Refresh Retail Spaces this Summer

There is no such thing as a lazy summer day for a retail facility or property manager. Since July through October are often the less busy months for retail, it is the perfect time for a summer refresh.  When done right, these small projects can have a big impact.  The most popular improvements during the […]

Benefits of a Basement Renovation

There are several benefits to having a finished basement including increasing the amount of usable space, having a flexible room and increasing the value of your home.  However, there are also other benefits that you may not have considered.  When real estate is at a premium, it is more economical to renovate an existing space […]

Keeping Your Warehouse Cool this Summer

Summer is in full swing and the temperature is rising.  During the warmer weather, it’s important to keep your warehouse cool for the workers’ safety and keeping complaints at a minimum. When the air conditioning breaks down on a sweltering July afternoon, unhappy workers panic and the cost is high to have it fixed quickly.  […]

Must-Know Current Office Building Trends

Wireless technology, laptops, handheld computing devices, and virtual meeting software like Skype and WebEx have given workers the ability to work from anywhere. As a result, the modern office environment is dedicating more square footage to more common gathering areas and less to workstations and cubicles. Despite technology and its ability to give workers mobility […]