Shane Elliott

3 Ways To Use A Letterboard In The House

16 January 2018
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

When you think about letterboards, you might think about them being used as a form of signage in businesses and educational settings. However, letterboards and the accompanying letters can be purchased fairly affordably online or at an office supply store, and you can use them for various things in the home as well. These are some of the things that you may want to use a letterboard for in your home. Read More …

Fireplace Design And Placement Options

3 December 2017
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

Do you need to add a bit of flair to your living room, rest area, or dining hall? While fireplaces are no longer necessary whether you have electricity or not, the intricate dance of a flickering flame still pours inspiration and primal wonder into the hearts of people, even at a small level. From the fireplaces themselves to the construction materials and accessories such as mantels and grates, here are a few fireplace options to deliver a comfortable glow of flame:  Read More …

Effective Rodent Control Tips For Homeowners

27 October 2017
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

Mice are common pests that often plague homeowners. Unfortunately, these pest problems can be particularly severe for those living near woody areas or bodies of fresh water. If you are wanting to protect your house against these pests, you will need to learn more about rodents and the problems that they can cause for homeowners. How Would You Know Whether You Have A Rodent Problem? There are many different warning signs that your house may be suffering from a rodent problem. Read More …

A Few Tips Creating A Room Fit For A Medieval Knight

15 September 2017
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

When you have a son who is into the renaissance, you may have bought a few mythical dragon statues to decorate. However, if he is pushing for more, wanting to have a "knight's room," you may be wondering how to make it happen for him. Here are some things you can do that will make him happy and could be a fun project for the two of you to work on together. Read More …

What Are Rain Chains And How Do You Use Them?

22 August 2017
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

As opposed to a traditional gutter downspout, you can use a rain chain instead. The value in this is the beauty that is created on top of the normal functionality of keeping water away from the home. Here's what you should know about copper rain chains and how to use them: History: Rain chains date back many years to the use of the Japanese. The rain chains would be used on the roofs of homes to collect water in a beautiful way and to make use of that water for the home. Read More …