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Published on January 25th, 2019

Homeowner Tips from Our MK Construction Manual

As a homeowner, there’s no denying that there are many different responsibilities and tasks that require your attention. After all, you want your home to be a clean, comfortable and relaxing environment to spend your time. Our team at MK Construction & Builders, Inc. has put together a comprehensive guide to help you take care of all aspects of your home. Here are some of our top tips to make your home owning experience as successful as possible.

Choosing Your Home’s Exterior

If you are building a custom home, know that brick is one of the most durable finishes that you can pick. Keep in mind that the materials that you choose are subject to both expansion and contraction due to changes in humidity and temperature.

Countertop Care

Your kitchen countertops play a major role in Chicago home remodeling, as they can enhance or take away from the overall look. If you spill on your countertops, make sure to wipe it up immediately so it does not soak into the stone. You can do so by using a sponge or a soft cloth. Using coasters and cutting boards is a best practice when it comes to taking care of your countertops. Also, keep in mind that most of the time, chips and scratches can be repaired.

Caring for Hardwood Floors

Hardwood floors are an extremely sought-after commodity in homes. Caring for them can help extend their life. Sweep as much as needed and make sure to invest in a humidifier so that too much moisture doesn’t get into the wood. Put down a protective mat in high-traffic areas of your home to preserve your floors.

This is only a snippet of the helpful facts that we have regarding homeowners! If you are in need or Chicago home remodeling or you want to read more information from our Homeowner Manual, contact our team today.

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