Sixty-four percent of U.S. homeowners have rugs in their homes; found a survey by the IICRC, but only 40 percent clean them on a regular basis. Like carpets, rugs require proper maintenance to retain their appearance and durability. Area rugs tend to be made of more delicate fibers, questionable dyes and woven constructions that can […]

If you’re like most homeowners, one of your favorite things about summer is backyard entertaining. For most, this means little more than firing up the gas or charcoal grill and throwing on a few burgers. If you’re interested in something a little more sophisticated, you might be ready for a full outdoor kitchen. The name is exactly what they sound […]