Brandie Myers

  • What Style Of Tub Is Best For You?

    You have been thinking of upgrading your bathtub and you've been thinking a Whirlpool would be a great model to buy. The issue you have is this: what style of tub do you want? Do you want a round tub? An oblong design? Perhaps a modern square or rectangular tub? What about features, such as jets or steps to get inside the tub? With so many options available to you, you want to get a tub that will meet your needs best.
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  • Did You Try and Fail to Control Weeds Last Season? 3 Common DIY Mistakes to Avoid

    You've always loved the look of a lush, weed-free lawn, and you do your best to stay on top of nuisance plants before they have a chance to thrive. While many do-it-yourself methods are effective for dealing with the occasional errant weed, it is also possible that your current strategy did more harm than good. This season, you can use this guide to avoid making the problem worse and discover solutions that work for keeping weeds away for good.
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  • How To Clean And Maintain Backyard Swim Spas

    If you'd like to transform your backyard into a relaxing retreat, consider installing a swim spa. Larger than a hot tub but smaller than a traditional swimming pool, swim spas combine the best of both options. They're ideal for when you want a swimming pool and a hot tub, but only have the outdoor space for one or the other.  Wider and longer than classic hot tubs, swim spas will allow you to comfortably swim laps, combining fun with fitness.
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  • What To Do When Your Awning Doesn'T Open And Close Properly

    Awnings are a great way to expand your outdoor living space comfortably, but there may come a time in which your awning doesn't open when you want it to. Here, you'll find the two most common problems that prevent the awning from operating and tips for getting things working again. Motor Failure If you have a powered awning that opens and closes with an electric motor, the motor may have failed.
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  • Want New Furniture For Your Patio? 3 Tips For Finding The Right Pieces

    If you're frustrated with how your patio feels bare or is decorated with furniture that's in poor condition, it's a good idea to look into what kind of furniture you can have set up in your patio so that it looks great. It can be difficult to determine exactly what kind of furniture to pick up from a furniture store, making it useful to look into the following tips to narrow down which furniture would be a great fit for your patio once it's been set up.
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  • Installing New Cabinets And Flooring In Your Kitchen

    Older homes often get to a point that the kitchen needs a little freshening up. Depending on how old the home is, the cabinets and flooring can wear a lot. While some people like the old look and will keep it, a new set of cabinets and some new flooring can really make the kitchen shine. Picking Out A New Look Just because you want a new look in your kitchen doesn't mean that you cannot have a particular style in your kitchen.
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  • Decorating Your Home? Why You Should Go With A Modern Theme

    Decorating your house is all about creating an inviting environment that you love to spend time in. Whether you believe it or not, the way that your home is decorated can sometimes affect your moods. You know how it feels to walk into a beautifully decorated house where everything is clean and in place, as opposed to going into a place that is cluttered and unkempt. If you're ready to give your interior space a makeover and are trying to determine which theme to go with, check out some of the benefits of opting for modern decor.
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  • 4 Practical Tips For Avoiding Unplanned AC Breakdowns This Summer

    If you've ever experienced an unplanned air conditioning breakdown, then you know just how unpleasant this can be. Unexpected AC breakdowns can not only be costly, but if they're serious enough, they can leave you without functioning air conditioning in the middle of the sweltering summer heat! And while there's no way to 100% guarantee you won't run into air conditioning problems this summer, there are some simple and practical steps you can take to keep your AC running as smoothly as possible.
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  • 3 Reasons To Display Fresh Flowers In Your Lobby

    The aesthetic of the environment in your company's lobby can influence the opinion of employees and customers. While the right paint color and comfortable furnishings are important, you shouldn't overlook the benefits of having fresh flowers on display in your lobby at all times. Fresh flowers can add to the beauty of your lobby and contribute some significant benefits that will improve the mentality of those who spend time in your office in the future.
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  • Why a Pergola Is a Perfect Addition Next To a Swimming Pool

    If you have a backyard swimming pool, you're likely constantly looking to improve the space around it. You probably imagine tackling projects such as a patio around the pool or the building of a pool house in which your guests can get changed before and after swimming. One addition that should be on your to-do list is a pergola. This simple structure is something you can build directly above the patio that sits next to the pool.
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