Home Maintenance Mistakes That Only Take a Minute to Fix: Part 2

Last week we shared some home maintenance repairs that only take a few minutes to fix. Part 1 focused on 7 items that are easy fixes for homeowners and eager to-it-yourself’ers to tackle. Here are another 7 easy fixes that you can take care of yourself and save money instead of hiring the job out. Read more about Home Maintenance Mistakes That Only Take a Minute to Fix: Part 2[…]

How to Identify Asbestos During a Home Renovation

Identifying Asbestos When people hear the word “asbestos,” their first thought is often one of the dozens of personal injury ads they’ve seen on TV featuring a fast-talking voice actor and a bright, bold 1-800 number emblazoned on the screen. Yet despite its association with questionable advertising, asbestos remains a very real danger as nearly Read more about How to Identify Asbestos During a Home Renovation[…]

Bend, Oregon

Bend sees more signs of growing economy in 2018

  Bend sees more signs of growing economy in 2018 BEND, Ore. – Last year brought a big increase in the number of new Bend business licenses, and now 2018 is starting off even stronger, according to a law firm that tracks those statistics. According to EagerLaw, there was a 9 percent increase in newly registered Read more about Bend sees more signs of growing economy in 2018[…]

esign Trends

7 Design Trends to Implement in Your Home This Year

  Design trends are always changing, and today’s homebuyer wants an up-to-date house. Shag carpet and veneer walls were popular in the 1970s but now, those are seriously outdated. A home with that type of interior design can be harder to sell. When you are looking to improve a home before a sale, you should Read more about 7 Design Trends to Implement in Your Home This Year[…]

Spectrum Reconstruction Crews Assist Fire Victims In Mendocino County, CA

  Mendocino County Fires Spectrum Building & Restoration reconstruction crews were dispatched to assist property owners who had been affected by the fires in Mendocino County. Carpenters from Spectrum Building & Restoration who have experience in rebuilding fire damaged structures, were able to help about 10 people who had part of their homes damaged by Read more about Spectrum Reconstruction Crews Assist Fire Victims In Mendocino County, CA[…]

Home Restoration

Best Home Improvement Projects for the New DIYer

  There’s nothing like a DIY home improvement project to make you feel like a real homeowner. If you’ve never tackled a DIY project before, though, it can seem pretty overwhelming. Don’t sweat it! Your first projects don’t have to be anything fancy and time-consuming. These five projects are perfect for first-timers. Turn a Drawer Read more about Best Home Improvement Projects for the New DIYer[…]

Fire Damage Restoration

Fire Damage Restoration: Anatomy of a House Fire Part 2

General Cleaning Techniques Smoke and soot can penetrate paint, carpet, upholstery and clothes. Carpet can be deep cleaned and clothes can be taken to the dry cleaner. However,  properly restoring walls, structures and objects is a different story. Here’s a look at some general cleaning techniques that all Restoration Company’s should be using: Personal protective Read more about Fire Damage Restoration: Anatomy of a House Fire Part 2[…]

Cleaning and Restoring What is Inside a Hoard

When it comes to dealing with a fire there are many challenges throughout the restoring and cleaning process. An even more unique challenge is completing a job where a homeowner has been hoarding, proving all the more complex. There are lots of articles that have been written going in-depth on the psychological side of hoarding and its impact. It Read more about Cleaning and Restoring What is Inside a Hoard[…]