Why You Should Hire a Contractor to Build Your Deck

Why You Should Hire a Contractor to Build Your Deck

April 30, 2021

A deck can add a lot to a home, both in terms of value and enjoyment. It’s a great place to entertain or for children to play. It adds to the usable space of your home. You can use it for a garden or for outdoor furniture. Plus, it does add value to your home …

7 Signs You Need a Gutter Replacement

7 Signs You Need a Gutter Replacement

April 29, 2021

Gutters play an important role in protecting your home from the elements. They work by directing water away from your house, keeping water from leaking inside through the foundation, windows, doors, or the exterior walls of your house. Cleaning them out regularly can help to make them last longer. However, eventually your gutters will need …

8 Signs It’s Time for New Siding

8 Signs It’s Time for New Siding

April 19, 2021

Siding is important to your home for several reasons. It looks good, for starters. If your house has siding, it’s part of the first impression visitors get of your home. On top of that, your siding also contributes to the integrity and energy efficiency of your home. Your siding may not be high on your …

How to Create an Open Concept Floor Plan in a Traditional House

How to Create an Open Concept Floor Plan in a Traditional House

March 23, 2021

There’s a reason open concept houses have been so in demand in the design of new homes. They’re excellent for entertaining, they get better natural light, and they just flow better from one room to the next. But most older homes weren’t built with an open concept floor plan. That doesn’t mean you’re stuck with …

10 Home Renovations That Will Increase Your Home’s Value

10 Home Renovations That Will Increase Your Home’s Value

March 5, 2021

Even if you weren’t planning on moving again when you purchased your home, it’s a good idea to keep the value of your home in mind. You never know when a job opportunity might send you to another state or your family outgrows your current house. Any improvements you make to your home will not …

11 Reasons Why You Should Clean Your Gutters

11 Reasons Why You Should Clean Your Gutters

February 21, 2021

Have you been ignoring your gutters? Gutters that fall into disrepair and become clogged are unable to do their job—protect your home. Clogged gutters can lead to leaky roofs and water damage, among other concerns. Not to mention, clogged gutters are a paradise for pests, rodents, and mold which aren’t the type of company you …

How to Get Grants, Loans, and Rebates for Home Repair and Renovation

How to Get Grants, Loans, and Rebates for Home Repair and Renovation

February 2, 2021

In this article 01 Grants 02 Loans 03 Alternative Options 04 Smith Handyman Financing Home repair and renovation is an expected side effect of homeownership. Repairing anything from drywall to gutters is to be expected. The expectation isn’t the problem, it’s the cost that holds most homeowners back. The average home renovation cost adds up …

Bathroom Remodeling Projects That Will Increase Your Home’s Value

Bathroom Remodeling Projects That Will Increase Your Home’s Value

January 28, 2021

7 changes to consider for your bathroom remodel When it comes to increasing the value of your home, the bathroom should be an area of interest for you. The average cost of remodeling your bathroom in 2020 is right around $10,000, with low-end remodels coming in at around $2,500 and high-end estimates reaching up to …

Remodeling Ideas for Seniors in 2021

Remodeling Ideas for Seniors in 2021

January 6, 2021

7 ways to improve your home for aging in place Remodeling your home is a great way to change things up, make it more livable, and occupy your time. There are always new and exciting remodeling projects to explore no matter what age you are or the type of home you live in. In case …