Author: Kristina Foster

Foundation cracks

Tips to Properly Water the Foundation of Your Home

Some people do not water the foundation of their homes.   Some of them don’t know why that would be necessary, but those people most probably don’t live in areas with such a heated climate like Texas or others. In this kind of heat, it is important to make sure that the ground nearby the base of your home doesn’t get too dried up.   Watering the home foundations should be something done by all homeowners.…

Backyard living area

How to Create a Backyard Oasis

Make an Outdoor Living Room 

Outdoor living rooms are quite popular. They can also very beautiful! On top of that, they increase the outdoor living space. You can make one with a protective roof to shield you from the elements, and don’t worry, even an amateur carpenter with the help of a friend and some basic hand and power tools can build this up in a couple of weekends.  …

Outdoor kitchen

The Benefits of Building an Outdoor Kitchen in Your Backyard

Stress-free Clean-up 

Ugh! Cleaning barbecue sauce is such a chore, isn’t it? Lucky that if you eat in an outside kitchen you won’t have to worry about it.  

If something spills or anything, there will be not granite floors or mantels that need extra effort in washing and you can take a break from such stress while you wash outside the house and avoid things from getting wet, as well. Problem solved!   …

Create the Perfect Backyard Deck for Your Home

It’s there such a thing as the perfect backyard deck? There is! But it varies depending on the person.  

I mean, not all of us have the same tastes, but I’m pretty sure we all agree on one thing: Having all the same backyard decks is boring. Such good luck that there are tons of deck types ready for us to build, and they adapt themselves to each of our personal needs and preferences. There are many different types to pick from.…