Author Archives: David Lambrecht

Adding a Window

Adding a window to give a room more natural light. Our most recent project involved adding a window unit to a room that had very little natural light coming in. The customer wanted to add a six foot window unit to their room which is next to the master bedroom and is going to be […]

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How Do I Keep My Home Cool in the Summer? 5/5 (1)

Tips to keep your home cooler this summer. There are several ways to help ensure your house will stay cooler during the summer months. The top four most important areas to consider when doing a check of your home’s efficiency are: Caulking around doors and windows Weather stripping around doors New air filters and clean […]

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Build A Raised Gardening Box 5/5 (1)

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Learn how to build a raised gardening bed for vegetables and herbs. This one is for the suburban farmers here in North Texas. Building a gardening box to grow your own vegetables and herbs for cooking is fairly inexpensive and a heck of a lot easier than tilling and preparing the soil in your back […]

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How Often Can I Water My Foundation? 5/5 (13)

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Using a Soaker Hose System To Prevent Damage To Your Home’s Foundation. We have been in a severe drought here in North Texas for over three years now. And it doesn’t look to be getting better any time soon. Under the North Texas Municipal Water District Stage 3 restrictions, landscape watering is now limited to […]

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DIY Kitchen Cabinet Hardware

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Simple and Inexpensive Upgrade for a Kitchen or Bathroom. Cabinet hardware is usually an extra expense these days when buying a new home. A lot of builders don’t even offer this as an option. Adding handles and knobs to kitchen or bathroom cabinets is a nice upgrade. There are a wide range of styles and […]

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Is MDF a Cost Savings Solution For High Wood Prices? 4.9/5 (21)

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Is MDF a Cost Savings Solution for Higher Wood Prices? Or, Is It A Problem Waiting To Happen? MDF, or Medium-Density-Fiberboard, is a manufactured product consisting of wood fiber and resin. MDF manufacturing began in the 1980’s and became popular with local builders here in the 1990’s and is still currently being used in new […]

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