Demand for Good Contractors is High

Demand for good contractors is high as the summer home improvement season heats up. Don’t be a victim to unscrupulous contractors and business practices. Only hire Licensed, Bonded, and Insured contractors and carefully check credentials and references. Click here to learn how state regulation protects consumers and for useful online links to help screen contractors.

Don’t have time to research contractors? Contact us, we have already done the work for you!  We will connect you with dependable, pre-screened contractors for your home maintenance, repair, or remodeling needs. Read More >>

Vacation Proof Your Home

Returning home from a well-deserved break, only to discover a flooded laundry room or kitchen is not how most people want to end their vacation. Follow these simple steps to avoid coming home to a big mess or costly repairs.

Turn Off The Water

Water leaks can cause devastating damage to your home in a short amount of time. A failed hose connection, plumbing fixture, pipe fitting, or appliance can leak gallons of water in no time, resulting in costly repairs. Read More >>

Aluminum and Cedar Fence

This unique and attractive fencing system is designed to hold up to the harsh Pacific Northwest weather, combining the strength of metal with the warmth and beauty of wood. The support posts and panel stringers are black powder coated aluminum and the panels are constructed of 6” cedar boards. Cedar panels have been finished with Penofin Oil to bring out the natural beauty of the wood and protect against weather and UV radiation. Read More >>

Porch and Stairs Restoration

This is one of the latest projects completed for one of our Greenlake area customers. Restoration of the front stairs and porch flooring (as needed) on this beautiful, 1913 Greenlake craftsman home. Project included removing existing stairs and portion of porch flooring, installing new decking, constructing new handrails and posts, building new stair stringers, and installing new decking on stair treads. To be finished with Penofin RenewAll elastomeric waterproof coating. Read More >>

Biggest Bang For Your Buck

Everyone wants the most bang for their buck, especially when it comes to home improvement, right? Ideally, you want to make improvements or upgrades that benefit you and your family’s needs and lifestyle, while also making smart investment decisions. It can be challenging and time consuming to research the myriad options. Luckily, there is a handy resource available to help. The Remodeling 2017 Cost vs. Value Report (www.costvsvalue.com) is a valuable tool for homeowners. Read More >>