Convert your Deck into an Outdoor Kitchen

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What better way to make your neighbors jealous than converting your deck into an outdoor kitchen? Outdoor living spaces have been a trending topic in recent years. Homeowners are taking better advantage of their under-utilized deck space by converting it into an outdoor kitchen area with the right consideration for safety and functionality. Not only […]

Choosing the Right Window Style

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Factors to Consider When Choosing the Right Window Style As you plan your window replacement, it is important to consider the best styles based on several factors. Your window affects the overall exterior as well as the interior look of your home. The size and the shape of your window will also depend on the […]

Quartz Countertops at Johnson Lumber

Quartz Countertops

Quartz countertops have exploded in popularity in the last few years. Whether it’s your kitchen perimeter countertops or your island, your countertops are the largest surface in your kitchen. Getting the material, color, and shape right can take your kitchen to a whole new level.  Benefits of Quartz Countertops vs Granite  Consumers have been gravitating […]

Energy Efficient Doors

Doors

Installing energy efficient doors is one of the most conscious things you can do as a homeowner. Doors and windows are some of the main culprits when talking about your house’s air leakage. This contributes to a loss of energy and a loss of heat in the winter. The condition of your door can contribute […]

Your Guide to Paint Finishes

Looking to do some interior home improvement this season? Giving your walls a fresh coat of paint or changing the color scheme of your kitchen or living area can be great ways to give your home’s interior new life and improve the look and feel of your house. Choosing the right paint finishes is key […]

How to Make a New-Construction House Feel Like Home

When you build your own new-construction home, it can be easy to focus on the few main features and designs you want and leave the rest to your builder. However, if you want your new space to feel like your own, rather than a model home with standard features, utilizing these tips can help you […]

Winter Deck Safety

Your deck is an investment, so it’s important to keep it lasting as long as possible. Winter brings cold temperatures, ice, snow, and other weather that can cause your deck to be more difficult than usual to navigate. Proper deck upkeep is key to keeping your outdoor living space safe for family, friends, and guests […]

How to Tell if You Need New Windows

Homeowners don’t often think of their windows when it comes to home upgrades or renovations. Sometimes, they cause problems for your home without being obvious about it. Even the best-quality windows won’t last forever, and if your home has old or builders-grade, it might be time to replace them. Here are some signs that youu […]

Bathroom Trends to Look Out for in 2020

Whether you’re building a new home or thinking about updating your current space, it’s important to consider your bathrooms. Style and functionality are both ideals for any residential bathroom, and we’ve got the bathroom trends to look out for in 2020 that can give you both. 8 Bathroom Trends

Which Countertops Are Right for Your Kitchen?

Your kitchen countertops are one of the most important aspects of your kitchen. Not only will they set the aesthetic tone for your whole remodel, they’ll also define the way that you use your kitchen. If you’re thinking about remodeling your kitchen, then you should take some time to really consider what you’re going to […]