Author: Penny Swift

Water Efficient Toilets

Toilets are said to be among the most wasteful appliances in our homes. They can account for as much as 30% of total residential indoor

Staining Kitchen Cupboards

Whether you’re renovating a kitchen or installing a new one, if your cupboards and cabinets are made of solid wood, one option to seriously consider

Energy Efficient Air Conditioners

Some experts say that the average homeowner in North America spends about $1,000 every single year on heating and cooling their houses. That’s close to

Selecting a Hot Water Heater

We all need hot water heaters in our homes, so if you’re building one of your own, sooner or later you’re going to find yourself

Heating your Home with Wood

In the years before we started plundering the earth in search of fossil fuels, most people used to burn wood to heat their homes. According

How to Match Paint Colors

Matching paint colors that other people have chosen can be incredibly difficult and frustrating. In fact it can even be difficult to match your own