Kearns Brothers

Updating your Curb Appeal When Selling your Home

December 14, 2018 Kearns Brothers 0

When it comes to home improvements nothing is more important than your homes curb appeal.  This is particularly true when you have decided that you want to sell your home.  No matter how the house looks on the inside if the outside is a total mess from the curb, buyers aren’t going to add it… Read more

Choosing a Contractor for Your Next Home Improvement Project

November 29, 2018 Kearns Brothers 0

This is the article to read if you are looking for some great advice on your next home improvement project!  Not only will we discuss tips on choosing a contractor we will throw in some advice on keeping you both communicating throughout. Be able to articulate exactly what you want: Being able to articulate your… Read more

Chimney Questions Answered by The Experts at Kearns Brothers

November 21, 2018 Kearns Brothers 0

Chimney care is often overlooked when it comes to maintaining elements in and around the home.   As professional chimney repair specialists there are a few questions that are often asked of us.  Below we will answer the most common questions, concerns, and problems associated with chimneys. The number one question asked of the Kearns Brother… Read more

Before Any Home Renovations These 8 Things Are Important

November 16, 2018 Kearns Brothers 0

Home improvement projects can easily be derailed by the smallest of mistakes.  Ordering the wrong material, an unprofessional contractor, or unrealistic budget, can take a plan and turn it upside down.  As a homeowner it is up to you to be prepared for your renovation.  Here are a few things to consider before taking on… Read more

2019 Kitchen and Bathroom Trends That Will Stand the Test of Time

November 9, 2018 Kearns Brothers 0

It is not likely that you will renovate the kitchen and bathrooms in your home more than once.   Remodeling these spaces takes quite an effort from both the homeowner and contractor.  It’s true that the heavy lifting all comes down to who you hire however behind the scenes you are the one that is executing… Read more

Is Your Home Under-Insulated?

October 24, 2018 Kearns Brothers 0

Does your home have enough insulation?  More often than not, Michigan homeowners find their homes do not have the optimal amount of insulation.  9 out of 10 homeowners will have to add additional insulation to their homes if they want to be considered to be “well insulated”.  This occurs because the minimum amount of installation… Read more

Home Renovation Preparation

October 19, 2018 Kearns Brothers 0

DIY home improvements always have the chance to go terribly wrong because most of us are not professional contractors and therefore really have no idea what they are doing.  In this installment we are going to prepare the average homeowner for what they can expect during the home renovation process.  Whether you hire a professional… Read more

Is It Time to Replace the Windows in Your Home?

October 11, 2018 Kearns Brothers 0

Our homes can’t tell us when something is wrong or not working in the manner that we need it to.  It does however give us a number of signs when something isn’t running exactly as it should be.  This is especially true when it comes to our home’s windows.  The windows on our home can… Read more

The Lowest Price Isn’t Always the Deal Homeowners Think It Is

October 5, 2018 Kearns Brothers 0

It doesn’t matter if you are starting on a new construction project or a simple home remodel, going for simple or extravagant, sticking within your budget is important.  Although the price of any job is important there are many other factors that should come into play when choosing a contractor to create your dream home… Read more

Motivations in Home Improvement

September 27, 2018 Kearns Brothers 0

It doesn’t matter if you have lived in your current home for 15 years or just purchased your first home, a fixer-upper, there is a great chance that some home improvement projects are in your future.  From small renovations such as the installation of a new front door or something major like a complete kitchen… Read more