Dry Fitting A New Medicine Cabinet.

I am installing a new medicine cabinet to replace a “builder’s grade” one. The old medicine cabinet was very dated, and also very small. The new cabinet is larger and, of a more modern design. The new cabinet had to be moved upward to accommodate a...

A Different Type Of Remodeling Bank Loan.

In most cases a customer pays with cash that they have saved, or they use traditional options like a home equity loan or their 401K plan. This is a smooth transaction for me. However, I am now working with a customer who is using a different type of loan. This loan...

Risiliency

I spent the last two weeks in the wilds of Montana at Glacier National Park. Six of those days were spent backpacking with my 10 year old son, Charlie. I had never backpacked before and in my mind I equated it to going on a walk with a backpack. I was wrong. I had all...

The Pros and Cons Of Battery Operated Power Tools

Power tools changed the landscape of home remodeling and construction. They were faster and more accurate than old fashioned hand tools. Another tool revolution happened over twenty years ago with a simple driver. That is when this tool was outfitted with a battery....

Upgrade Your Ceiling Lights Cheaply.

Home improvements can be costly, but sometimes you can make a significant change for very little cash. Costco sells LED recessed light inserts that are as easy to install as screwing in a lightbulb into your existing housing. They add a steak and modern look while...