With winter officially slamming the mountains of Colorado, you can trust that it won’t be long before everyone along the eastern slope and the front range will feel the chill. Before Mother Nature turns on her freezer and piles on the snow, here are three things that you need to do to winterize your home. These tips will help keep your house warm and will save you money this winter.
As the temperatures begin to drop and the snow begins to fly over Colorado, it’s time to think about winterizing your home to ensure that your home is warm and cozy throughout the unpredictable Colorado winter. The last thing anyone wants is to have a drafty home. Here are a few tips to help you winterize your windows and doors to keep the cold air out and the warm air where it belongs – in your home.
Temperatures might still be topping out in the 70’s and 80’s, but if you look around at the colors, you know fall is here. In Colorado, you just never know when Mother Nature will decide to drop temperatures and sprinkle in a few snowflakes. So, now is the perfect time to take advantage of this beautiful weather and get your home ready for the winter months.
Your kitchen is one of the most essential and used rooms in your home. It’s where you gather as a family, host parties, and, if you’re thinking about selling, it’s one of the rooms buyers look at first. Naturally, when it comes to your countertops, they need to have two purposes. Kitchen countertops need to be functional, and they need to look good. With so many options, how do you choose? Here are a few pros and cons of some popular countertops.
Pre-season football is here. Is your home entertainment system in shape? Whether it’s college football, or the NFL when you’re watching the game, you want optimal sound and the highest definition in visual. You want to feel like you’re in the stadium. Here are five ways to get the most out of your home entertainment system from HomeRun Electronics.
Sprucing up your curb appeal can mean many things. From merely cleaning up your yard of debris and overgrown shrubs and trees, to a new paint color. However, if you really want to make an impression, you can transform your home with custom flatwork explicitly designed for your home. From outdoor living areas to simple patios or even an updated concrete driveway, concrete work from Colorado Flatwork will upgrade your curb appeal to your home.
Windows and doors are two of the essential features in your home. Yes, they offer protection, but they also are the face of your home and can make a huge difference when it comes to heating and cooling your home. At Coutura, Pella Window and Doors and Sun Mountain give you plenty of opportunities to create a face to your home that provides plenty of efficiency benefits.
Every homeowner takes pride in their home's landscape. In fact, among most homeowners throughout suburban America, there’s probably an unspoken competition of who has the best yard in the neighborhood. In Colorado, many people have struggled with keeping grass over the last few years as our climate continues to dry out. Many homeowners are finding new ways to keep water costs down, looks up, and their yards functional for their lifestyle. Here are a few ways you can accomplish these three key elements to create your ultimate backyard sanctuary.
Spring means warmer weather, outdoor activities, and home improvements. It also means tax season, we know, nobody really wants to talk about taxes. However, if you’ve been thinking about making a home improvement and just haven’t pulled the trigger for one reason or another, your tax refund could be the boost you need to get that project done. Investing your tax return into your home is a smart decision. Whether you’re planning on selling or staying put, a project that adds value will pay off.
A Few Ideas for Your Refund
If you’re having trouble deciding which project to knock off your list, here are a few that you can put your tax refund towards.
Increase Your Curb Appeal - Give your curb a fresh look and impress the neighbors, improving your curb appeal is a way to make everyone look twice. Try adding some new flatwork or landscaping to spruce up your home. A new luxurious walkway or patio for entertaining will really impress your visitors.
Luxurious New Floors - Do you have a worn a path on your carpet? Wood floors that don’t quite have the same appeal as they once did? A new style or floor can change your home. From a simple accent rug or an entirely new floor, it will transform and give your home a stylish upgrade.
Upgrade Your Bathroom - Bathrooms are a great way to reinvest in your home. Whether your refund can withstand a complete overall or a few freshening updates, any level of bathroom updates can make a big difference in a room that often gets neglected.
These are just three ways where you can use your refund to add value to your home. We have hundreds more under one roof at the showroom at Coutura. Visit us today to improve your kitchen, electronics, home gym and much more. Talk to experts that will help customize your project. Visit us online to see your options.