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5 DIY Projects To Make Your Home Look Expensive

DIY upgrades not only add value to your home, but they also add your own personal style to your home. We collected some of our favorite DIY home projects for you. These projects will add to the overall ambiance and value of your home. Frame Your Bathroom Mirror - lizmarieblog.com Measure out the length and width of your mirror. Cut your molding at a 45 degree angle. The long side will be the exact length of the mirror, while the short side will be the inside corner of the frame. Apply a generous amount of Loctite Power Grab (adhesive) to the back of your molding and hold in place. Complete this step for each side of the mirror. Do not use your bathroom for 24hrs and keep it well ventilated to allow the adhesive to dry properly. You’re done! Now you have an amazing addition to your bathroom that makes it look sophisticated and expensive. This is a very basic DIY home project to do in your bathroom. It’s super fast and easy to do.  Paint Your Vinyl Floors - designertrapped.com Not many people like the look of vinyl floors, but not to worry you can paint over them to give your home a touch of your own style. Chose your colors. Typically, one qt. of each color will be enough. When you are picking colors, be sure to look for porch floor paint. This paint is durable and intended for foot traffic. Be sure your floors are clean and clear of all appliances. Prime the floor. KILZ General Purpose Interior Primer was used here. You can apply the primer with a small paint roller. Let your primer dry overnight. This can be a potentially

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How to Choose the Right Garage Door Repair Company

When unexpected problems with your garage door arise, it can cause a lot of frustration and inconvenience.  Finding  a good, reliable, and honest garage door repair company should not add more anxiety to the situation.  So here are five tips on how to choose the right garage door repair company. Get quotes from 2 or 3 companies. If you find that your garage door or garage door operator is not working properly, it is to your advantage to get multiple bids to avoid getting overcharged. Many times, customers are in a hurry to get their door fixed and choose the first company that they call. The best way to avoid getting ripped off is to describe the problem over the phone as best as possible. Most reputable companies should be able to give you a rough estimate over the phone. If they will not do this, then call another company. Also, make sure to let the repairman know that he must get your permission before performing any work that exceeds the phone estimate. Be wary of the repair only specialist. Many companies specialize in repair work only because they know that many customers are desperate to get their garage door repaired quickly, they don’t have time to check prices of parts online, and they don’t know if the repair is actually necessary. Ask the company if they also install doors and openers. It's best to get prices from a long established company that does both installations and repairs. Check the company's online review history. Do a quick Google search of the company name followed by complaints. For example, “ABC Garage door complaints”. If the company has numerous bad reviews, obviously you will want to choose