A Clean And Organized Garage.

When any remodeling job is in process you can be guaranteed that the space will appear disorganized. However, it is important to remember that there is light at the end of the tunnel. I recently completed an insulation job that involved removing a garage ceiling, as...

A Waterproof Laminate Floor That Looks Like Wood

Everyone loves wood floors.  They add style and warmth to any home.  However, there are times when wood can be the wrong choice.  I recently replaced a wood kitchen floor.  There had been a slow leak in the owner’s kitchen and the floor was badly warped. The...

Finishing Touches

I am in the final stages of reconstructing a house.  If you would have visited the site a few weeks ago you would have thought that the process was one of chaos.  However, that was not the case.  Things often appear messier during that phase of construction due to the...

Sher-Wood Kem Aqua Plus, An Accidental Discovery

I am in the process of staining and finishing interior doors for a customer.  The job involves not only staining the wood but also spraying on two protective top coats. Normally, I would use a lacquer finish, and this is what I asked my Sherwin Williams representative...

A Bathtub’s Split Personality

I’m installing a luxury tub in a client’s bathroom that I’m remodeling.  The tub is made by Kohler, and it is definitely a quality product. Giant jet bathtubs were popular in homes that were constructed in the 1990s.  However, their use faded because...

The Miracle Of Foam Insulation

When most people think about insulation they imagine the pink fibrous stuff. This is a common form of insulation that has some benefits, but it also has some negatives. There has been another type of insulation that has been around for years, foam insulation.  This...