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How to Cheer Up Your Kitchen by Painting Cabinets

Your kitchen may feel like a cave because the cabinets have made it look darker than it is. However, you can brighten up this space without having to spend a small fortune on new cabinets. If your cabinets’ frames and doors are solid, you can transform them with a good cleaning and a fresh coat [...]

How to Get Your House Ready for Holiday Guests

Thanksgiving is upon us, and Christmas and Hanukkah are right behind. That means good food, fun gifts and, of course, plenty of family and friends stopping by.   Perhaps you’ve been procrastinating on projects that would make your home safer and more welcoming. But you still have time to spruce up your home with these [...]

4 More Houzz Reviews for Castlehaven Construction

Last week, we shared three of our customer reviews on the home design platform, Houzz. These reviews can really help people who are considering a home remodel. They can read about the experiences of other homeowners and decide which company to trust with their design projects. Here we share four more of our Houzz reviews: [...]

4 Types of Home Insulation Explained

4 Types of Home Insulation Explained   We’re at the mid-way point of December, and winter is knocking at the door. In the coming weeks, temperatures will be going down and heating bills will be going up. Now is the time to beef up your home’s insulation, whether you intend to DIY or hire a [...]

3 Easy Solutions for Drafty Windows

Did you know that approximately 10 to 25 percent of your home’s heat escapes through the windows? The best method for correcting this problem is to reglaze – or even replace – your windows. However, both time and budget can be prohibitive. Instead, why not try weatherstripping and then applying one of these temporary solutions [...]

15 Ways to Decorate Your Front Porch for Fall

Let’s face it: Fall is a beautiful season, perhaps the most beautiful of all. From the changing leaves to the fields of brightly colored pumpkins, Fall is the perfect time to get creative with decorating. Your porch is primed for Fall decorations. It’s the first place you see when you get home, and neighbors can [...]

How to Clean AZEK Decks

AZEK Porch and Deck Boards provide the perfect space for entertaining and enjoying quality time with the family. You need only clean them periodically to maintain their comfortable surface and the beauty of their wood-grain texture.   AZEK’s cellular PVC structure resists stains, including wet leaves, wine, even ketchup. You don't have to worry about [...]

How to Hang a Flat-Screen TV

You want to hang your flat-screen TV on the wall without any wires showing, but how can you do this while achieving a professional result? The first step is to buy a wall mount rated to hold your TV, so you'll need to know your set's weight and screen size. Then choose a mount type. [...]

4 Door Locks to Make Your Home Smarter

Your home can never be too secure. Almost everything you love and value lies within. But keeping track of, and fumbling for, keys can be frustrating. If you've never known life without keys, well, it's a wonderful thing. Indeed, these four smart-home door locks are all about convenience 1. August Smart Lock Mode of entry: [...]

How to Prepare Your Guest Bathroom for the Holidays

With a few thoughtful touches and a little creativity, you can transform your bath into an oasis so inviting, your guests may never want to leave. Create a Festive Powder Room If you're expecting holiday guests, welcome them warmly into your home by getting every room into the spirit of the season…even the bath! A [...]