7 Things on Sunday, things I focused on while not blogging

I've been blogging in one form or another for over fifteen years. Mostly as a hobby, but over the past six or seven years also as a part-time job, creating a nice additional income for my family, while also working a day job. As much as I love blogging, which is a lot, or I obviously would not still be doing it after all of these years, I recently found myself in major need of stepping away. So, I … [Read more...]

Wilsonart HD. Remodeling On A Budget, Part 3

If you have been following my WilsonartHD.com is a great resource for homeowners looking for answers to all their kitchen remodeling questions. In addition to complete information about Wilsonart HD High Definition Laminate, there's an easy-to-use Room Vizualizer that let's you style your room with a few clicks of the mouse. This is a a great tool that can be used with the Product Coordinator on … [Read more...]

Remodeling On A Budget, Part 2

Plan ahead for the inconvenience! When doing a major remodel there is one thing you can be certain of. Your project is going to take longer than you expected! Especially if you're doing the work yourself. Once you really get going, there will be surprises that you couldn't have planned for and there will always be ideas of how to make the project better. You might as well fix "this" or … [Read more...]

Remodeling On A Budget, Part 1

We are in the middle of a major home remolding project. I'm excited to have the opportunity to share the details here on my blog as we give a complete make over to three rooms (kitchen, dinning, living room) in our home and do it on a budget. Here are just a few tips that I have learned so far: 1. Use coupons! Shop eBay for Home Depot or Lowe's coupons before you even get started. … [Read more...]