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A clean dishwasher means cleaner dishes. It may seem silly to clean a dishwasher, but this simple task will help keep your machine working at it’s best. Cleaning your dishwasher every four to six weeks will help reduce buildup of lime scale, soap scum, and eliminate leftover food particles that reduce your machine’s effectiveness. Need
An incredibly common question our clients ask us as they embark on their remodels, “Which is better, granite or quartz?” We are going to break down the pros and cons for each of these popular kitchen countertop materials. GRANITE Pros: 1. Longevity. Granite has been a tried-and-true countertop choice for many years. It is time
While you might be encouraging your teen to go to college, there is another option you may not have considered: a career in the skilled trades. Here are 10 reasons why you should encourage your high schooler to explore a skilled trades career after graduation. 1. Trade school is less expensive that college.The average price
Today we are discussing 7 common reasons kitchen renovations go over your original budget. Keep them in mind as you start planning your upcoming renovation! Upgraded FinishesThe number one reason projects go over budget is owners choosing products outside of their budgets. Here are a few areas where costs can rack up quickly. 1. CabinetryCabinet
Every kitchen remodel begins with a packing and purging party as you set up your temporary kitchen space. We always advise our clients to take this opportunity to really evaluate each item in your kitchen and only keep the things you truly love and need! From our own experience, it’s best to go through and
Having a career in the trade industry offers reliable work and income. Yet many teens never consider a trade career when planning potential paths for their future. Here are three reasons why your teen may be overlooking a lucrative career path that can lead to long-term success. 1. They haven’t been shown the earning potential.Most


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