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Learning to Garden: It is Easier Than You Think

I used to pull into my driveway after work every day and wish I had beautiful flowers growing in my yard, like many of my neighbors. My parents didn't garden when I was a child, and I thought it was a talent that just didn't run in my family. I decided "what the heck?" one day and started researching gardening tips. I learned how to plant the right flowers in the right places, so they get just enough sunlight. I also learned a lot along my gardening journey, and I now have a beautiful yard filled with flowers that I planted myself! I decided that I wanted to create a blog that helps everyone realize that they can have the yard of their dreams. I hope you learn a lot here that helps you finally have a yard that you love!


Want to Beautify Your Home on a Small Budget? Hire a Painter for Minor Projects

Investing in a remodel is one way to see noticeable change within your home, but you might not have the budget to make substantial additions or improvements for this to happen. While you may think that the easiest solution is to save up money until you have enough to undertake a project, it is possible to take on more affordable missions that will still have a considerable impact on your home. This is why you should consider hiring a professional painter for some minor projects as a way to keep costs down.

Crown Molding

When you look around your home, you are naturally going to see the crown molding. It may look okay in its current condition, but you may not like the color or the fact that it has started to fade. If you know the exact paint color that you would like the crown molding to be, you can show it to a painter. You can also get their help to gain some ideas for picking a color that meshes with the room's design scheme. If you are still having a tough time deciding, you can always fall back to a classic white for the color.

Base Molding

Although the base molding is not something that you are going to pay attention to all the time, it should not be overlooked when it comes to changing how the inside of your home looks. The easiest way to make this change is to mesh with the crown molding to prevent a contrasting look from forming. You may also want something a little more durable when it comes to staying clean as the molding is near the floor. It is worth getting semi-gloss paint if you would like to scrub down the molding without trouble. 

Ceiling Molding

Not many homes have ceiling molding, but yours may be one of the few that does. This molding can add an incredible amount of character to the home, especially because it is a rather uncommon feature. It will stand out because people are not used to seeing it elsewhere, and this is how you can make a considerable impact on your home's look. Matching the crown molding and base molding is not a necessity, but it will increase the consistency in terms of appearance.  

Even small parts of your home can have a large impact when freshly painted. Talk to a company like J Maintenance Co for more information on available painting services.