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What Is a Chandelier?

Posted by Networx Team | Sep 27, 2017

The right chandelier will add a beautifully dramatic lighting element to your home. Known for enhancing the appearance of a living room or dining area, chandeliers create a soft,...


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Carriage Doors Versus Roll-Up Doors

Posted by Networx Team | Feb 16, 2014

If you’ve been thinking about installing new garage doors, consider in depth the appearance and function you'd like your new doors to have. Swing-out carriage house-style and...


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Types of Hardwood Floors: The Basics

Posted by Networx Team | Nov 27, 2013

Having a new wood floor installed in your home (or tackling DIY flooring installation yourself) is an exciting opportunity to customize a special room or area of the house that could...


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What Can Be Done About Driveway Pitting? A Basic Guide

Posted by Networx Team | Oct 22, 2013

Concrete driveway pitting is a frustrating issue for many homeowners. Some driveways begin to pit after a few years, while some show signs of pitting after only a few months. Pitting,...


A beautiful bathroom renovated by the author, Matt Hoots of SawHorse, Inc. Photo via Hometalk.

A Green Contractor Talks Bathroom Mold

Posted by Networx Team | Oct 14, 2011

The last thing that you want to deal with when buying, selling or living in a house is mold, especially in the visible areas like the bathroom. As a green contractor, our clients...


The Cost of Re-Piping a House

Posted by Networx Team | Jan 01, 2011

Does your home suffer from low water pressure? If your shower is a trickle rather than a torrent, this may be a sign that you need to replace the plumbing pipes. What does this...


Suede Faux Finishing

Posted by Networx Team | Jan 01, 2011

Click here to visit Lowes.com and get suede faux finish advice When you think of suede, you probably think smooth, soft and silky. This is because suede IS smooth, soft and silky!...


Raised-Panel Garage Doors

Posted by Networx Team | Jan 01, 2011

Raised-panel garage doors are the most common type of garage door installed in the United States. The classic style of raised-panel steel and fiberglass garage doors is an extremely...


Do Non-VOC Paints Cost More than Paints with VOCs?

Posted by Networx Team | Jan 01, 2011

Painting is a great way to give your home a fresh and appealing look. Whether your paint is wearing off indoors or out, or you just feel like a change, a new coat of paint is always...


Replacing Garage Door Springs

Posted by Networx Team | Jan 01, 2011

Source: howstuffworks.com The torsion spring is one of the most important parts of your garage door. Most garage doors have one or two of these to aid in lifting and lowering the...