How to remodel your kitchen without breaking the bank

Remodel your kitchen – the DIY project that is usually big and expensive – there is no way around it. According to surveys done by HomeAdvisor kitchen remodeling costs around 22,185$ dollars. And a full scale remodels with custom cabinets, high-end appliances and all that tops 30,000$. But in case you seek a bit of remodeling on a small budget, there are a lot of ways. You can stretch your kitchen remodeling budget. With some patience, a bit of creativity you can still make a big impact within a few hundred dollars. We are about to seek those solutions for you, to give you an idea. There are strategies that can work for any kind of remodeling project, not just kitchens. Our general saving tips fall into three main categories – planning, materials, and labor. That is all you need! So let us proceed further and dig into some DIY ideas for you. Continue reading “How to remodel your kitchen without breaking the bank”

Cheap ways to remodel your NYC home

So you decided to remodel your NYC home?! Well first things first, let us tell you that it does not need to be costly. Renovating does not have to be expensive. Maybe you seek a bit of upgrading or remodel the entire home for more comfort or a better price. There are numerous ways to achieve this without spending a lot of money. We assume that the goal is firstly, to make your home feel more comfortable to reside in. Secondly, to help increase the market value or make it look better for guests. But the point, in the end, is to enjoy your home to its fullest. Prepare yourself, since a lot of doing it yourself projects are coming and be on your way to saving money. Transform each room with a single project and a few bucks. This article seeks to show you that remodeling can be soft on your wallet.   Continue reading “Cheap ways to remodel your NYC home”

How to stage your home for sale like a pro

So, you decided to move away and put your home on the market? Then you should learn some tips on how to stage your home for sale like a pro. The goal will, of course, be to get the best price out of it. You really can’t get a second chance to make a first impression, and that goes for a place you want to sell to. While you can hire a professional home stager, you can also do it yourself. All you need to do is to follow these tips and know what to focus on. Continue reading “How to stage your home for sale like a pro”

How to say goodbye to your NYC neighbors when moving

So, your moving day is almost here. Your movers New York are ready and on standby. But, did you think about how to say goodbye to your NYC neighbors? There are many ways of doing it and it really depends on your relationships with your, soon-to-be, ex-neighbors. You could do something really big, like throwing a party, if you feel that your neighbors are sad that you are leaving. In a case where your neighbors are happy that you are leaving you can forget about the party and just pack your stuff and leave. However, if you consider yourself to be a polite person you should properly say goodbye no matter how bad your relationship was. Think of it like a last effort to show some class.  After all, you were living with your neighbors for many years and leaving without saying goodbye is very disrespectful, to say the least. Continue reading “How to say goodbye to your NYC neighbors when moving”

Home improvement ideas under $100

Your home is your sanctuary. That is why you always want to improve it and make it fit your needs and desires. You want to do anything you can to make it more zen and relaxing. However, renovations can cost thousands of dollars and take up a lot of your time and effort. Making your home better while staying on a budget is not always an easy task. On the other hand, there are simple yet cheap ways in which you can spruce up your home. We have gathered the best home improvement ideas under $100 that are sure to make you happy. Read on to find out the little ways to improve your home, which can make a big difference. Continue reading “Home improvement ideas under $100”

Ways to make additional storage space in your NYC home

Are you thinking about adding some additional storage space in your NYC home? If you are living in NYC chances are that you have a small living space. As the real estate prices went up in recent decades living space got smaller. And that is the trend in the whole modern world not just in NYC. When you are living in a small apartment, you will undoubtedly have a problem with the lack of storage space. In today’s creative world, smart people thought of many inventive ways to make extra storage space in tiny apartments. So, if you want to create additional storage in your home you don’t have to be too imaginative or skillful. Everything you need is already invented and all you have to do is to find ideas that suit your home. Continue reading “Ways to make additional storage space in your NYC home”