How-To

How to Paint a Chalkboard Wall

I love to decorate and I have been able to make my place my own within the confinements of my lease and I consider that an accomplishment.  Even more conveniently, my apartment complex allows you to paint your walls as long as you put a coat of primer back on them when you leave.  I realize that not everyone has the luxury of being able to paint in their rentals, and I wanted to take advantage of the freedom I have.  Which leads me to this project. 

The Pains of Cleaning: 10 Useful Tips for Home Cleaning

Spring may be a ways off, but even with the wintery weather it’s as good of a time as any to get started with a home deep cleaning. You know things around the house like dusting ceiling fans, cleaning cabinets and other places in the home that are often forgotten. If you are in the need for a serious cleaning, these 10 tips just might make the task a bit easier.

Light Bulbs: What Bulb is Right For You?

Gone are the days of simply grabbing a pack of light bulbs and tossing them in your cart. Today there are a plethora of different styles, wattages and hues; often times this can become quite confusing. Here are a few points to consider the next time you are looking to replace a bulb…

Knowing the Differences in Bath Faucets

The right faucet can add a new stylish look to any bathroom. But which one is right for you? With so many different finishes, designs and styles it can be hard to know which one to choose. Here we will look at some of the major categories to consider when purchasing your next faucet. 

Choosing the Right Bath Towels

There is a common misconception that plush, absorbent bath towels have a hefty price tag. This isn’t the case if you know what to look for in a bath towel. Towels have a big impact on the appearance of the bathroom. They are also huge necessities used to keep us clean, dry us off, and clean up the occasional mud tracks in the house.