Expert Advice on Improving Your Home
sound system

Tips for Planning A Whole-House Audio System

Consider installing a whole-house audio system and the music in your home won't stop! Here's how to plan your setup.
Finished cedar headboard.

DIY Headboard for Your Bedroom

Watch this video to see how to build a simple headboard for your bedroom using either rough sawn or stock lumber.
Completed and furnished master bedroom addition

Master Bedroom Addition, Part 2

Watch this video to see the completion of our 500-square-foot, master bedroom addition. In the second of our two-part series, we install the interior molding, hardwood flooring, retractable screens, breakfast bar, a video answering system, and furnishings.

Bed Slat Boards

Bed slats that slide out of position are annoying if not dangerous and can create a bunk bed disaster. Watch this video to see how to solve the problem.
Danny Lipford with DIY under bed storage drawer

Look Under the Bed for Storage Space

A simple solution to adding more storage space can be found under the bed. Watch this video to see how to build a custom roll out drawer that fits under your bed.
Merillat Designed Breakfast Bar

Merillat Designed Breakfast Bar

Capitalizing on a popular new trend, a morning breakfast bar was added to our master bedroom addition. Features on the breakfast bar cabinets include tilt-out sink tray, refrigerator door panel, and self-closing drawers. The end result is not only a mecca of late night convenience but also appealing to the eye.
Two queen-sized beds

How to Care for Your Mattress

Here are a few tips to extend the lifespan of your mattress, whether it’s an inner-spring, memory foam, or pillow-top model.

Master Bedroom Interior Design

Interior decorator Diane Berry of Unique Designs, Inc. discusses how to work with a client to design the perfect master bedroom suite. In addition to a bed with upholstered headboard; the room will include a reading area, desk for writing, and a built-in breakfast bar.

Under Bed Storage

The space under your bed doesn't have to be just for hiding stuff you don't want to put away. By adding casters to the underside of an old drawer you can recycle it to serve as under-bed storage. Watch this video to find out how.