Home Improvement

Architectural Reuse Store Grand Opening

This is an idea that is made for Dayton OH, and the Rustbelt cities like it. Start at Dayton Works Plus, which is a job-training program that teaches construction techniques to workers who are deconstructing our abandoned buildings and resells the salvaged pieces...

Investors left out of the FHA 203(k) Renovation Loan

The FHA 203(k) loan is a great way to get home owners into distressed homes by allowing them to finance both the mortgage and the renovations on the home, into a single loan with a single closing. These 203(k) renovation loans are especially useful for someone looking for homes in first-tier Dayton suburbs like Centerville, Kettering, Englewood, Trotwood, Huber Heights, Fairborn, Riverside, or the historic districts in Dayton.

Increase security around your Dayton home with “jaggy” bushes

Always looking for ways to use landscaping to increase value in our home, I came across this article from Scotland. Police and the horticultural society in Scotland have joined together to create a list of plants that can be used to deter burglaries. It's called a...