Home Horror Story: Crisis to Folklore

As the Maine winter retreats into spring, it is a safe and comfortable time to reflect on the trials of cold and snowy weather from many winters past. It takes a bit of time and distance to look back with good ... Read More...

Five Fabulous DIY Tile Projects

Using tile to decorate and enhance your home brings a distinctive focal point to your kitchen, bathroom, laundry room, mud room, and staircases. In kitchens, there is nothing like a custom tile wall as an ode t... Read More...

DIY or DIFM: When to Call a Pro

As a home improvement pro, one of the most common questions I get from homeowners revolves around the question, “When do I need to bring in a contractor?”. As much as I hate answering questions this way, the ho... Read More...

Tips + Tales: Retrofitting Your Home

Whether you're a homeowner retrofitting your home in conjunction with a kitchen remodel or a landlord performing a seismic retrofit mandated by city ordinance, there are a few tips you should follow to make sur... Read More...