A young multi-ethnic couple doing house repairs and maintenance. They are standing with a ladder under a light fixture, changing the light bulb.

Before You DIY, Ask Yourself: Is This Light Fixture Safe?

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  Every home has its little quirks, from the squeaky stair to the flickering porch light. More often than not, if the issues aren’t irritating or obviously dangerous they become part of the familiar character of our home. You learn to love these personality quirks of your home. However, when you’re thinking about a major DIY […]

Couple sitting on floor looking at architectural blueprints.

Are You Starting a Major DIY Home Renovation Project?

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  Are you considering adding a new room or a new feature to your [amazon_textlink asin=’1467921114′ text=’Hawaii home’ template=’ProductLink’ store=’ownbuilddesig-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’e0e63072-e67a-11e7-b906-edf1a1707bb6′]? If you are, there are various things you will need to consider. One of the first things you will need to consider is what type of addition to your home you will actually like to […]

Questions to Ask Before Starting a Major DIY Home Renovation or Addition in Hawaii

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If you watch very many home renovation shows, you have seen the good, the bad, and the ugly when it comes to adding to or renovating a house. Some of those shows may have fueled your interest in tackling a major [amazon_textlink asin=’1600852467′ text=’home renovation’ template=’ProductLink’ store=’ownbuilddesig-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’66c0b32b-e67b-11e7-ac38-09b16fdcf4cf’] or addition on your own home […]

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Take A Peek At More Top Ten Pinterest Home Improvement Boards

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Do you feel like you are stuck in the mud during your search for home improvement ideas? Do you want some help planning your upcoming home improvement project? Well, we suggest you take a look at Pinterest. Pinterest has an unlimited amount of incredible resources that you can use to plan your projects and successfully [amazon_textlink asin=’B00MF1AS68′ text=’organize everything’ […]

DIY Wood Font Style On a Wooden Workbench Top View. Home Improvement Do it Yourself concept

Top Ten Pinterest Home Improvement Boards for DIY-ers

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  As everyone already knows, we are living in a home improvement do-it-yourself era. Even those who have never held a hammer are taking small [amazon_textlink asin=’B01DV1YA3M’ text=’home improvement projects’ template=’ProductLink’ store=’ownbuilddesig-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’68368c4d-9ef9-11e7-bb60-0354643137c3′] on and are doing a pretty good job. It’s also a well-known fact that Pinterest is the place to go for everything you […]

James Kane, Architectural Draftsman produced this CAD model

How Collaborating With An Experienced Draftsman Can Bring Your Vision To Life

An Architectural Draftsman Helps You Empower Yourself There are plenty of diverse challenges that arise in owning and maintaining a [amazon_textlink asin=’1467921114′ text=’home’ template=’ProductLink’ store=’ownbuilddesig-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’48e8245a-9fcb-11e7-b03c-f7788bfd31ef’]. But what about when you want to [amazon_textlink asin=’1600854974′ text=’renovate’ template=’ProductLink’ store=’ownbuilddesig-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’b42fd37a-9fcb-11e7-8d16-1d3b6fdc5f90′], remodel or expand your property? There are plenty of practical reasons for thinking about […]