Installing your own carpet is a fairly easy job that can be done in just a few short hours and save you a lot of money. It can be done as a solo project or with the help of another if you wish to save some time in the process.
Materials and tools
To accomplish the job you'll need to purchase several important pieces. First is a product called smooth edge, which you'll find at your local hardware store.
If your current window treatments are in need of replacement, it's important that you choose new ones that coordinate with the existing decor in your room, so your replacement of the treatments does not accidentally turn into an expensive, extensive redecorating project. There are four strategies that you can turn to when choosing new window treatments for an already-decorated space. Simply pick the strategy that works best for you.
Match the window treatments to your flooring.
Prepping your floors for new carpeting to come in may help save you a little bit of money, as some installation companies charge extra to remove old carpeting. You can remove your old carpeting yourself in no time at all and with just a handful of tools. You may need a little help on this project, so it's time to recruit a couple of friends or family members. See below for instructions on how to tear out old carpeting.
Staying comfortable in extreme climates can be a difficult challenge for many homeowners, and if you find yourself struggling to stay warm when winter settles in, it's important that you reexamine the efficiency of your home heating system. Some people may be unaware that floor heating systems even exist, and as such, they may be missing out on a product that will greatly improve their quality of life.
Below, you'll find a guide to some of the advantages of installing a floor heating system in your home.
When it comes to flooring options for your home, there are few choices that are as durable or versatile as tile flooring. However, many new homeowners have never had to go through the process of choosing a new type of flooring to install, and this can cause them to feel somewhat overwhelmed by the variety of choices available. Fortunately, understanding the following couple of questions about tile floors can help you to make a more informed choice for the needs of your home.