Monthly Archives: January 2013

Keep Your Home Sweet this Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is commonly known as a day to celebrate with chocolate, jewelry, red hearts, flowers or a fancy dinner. Maybe this is the month to take a new approach to how you celebrate this holiday. Perhaps you can use … Continue reading

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Join Ideal at the Del Mar Home Improvement Show 1/25-1/27

Del Mar Fairgrounds 2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd, Del Mar, CA January 25-27, 2013 Friday, January 25:  10am-6pm Saturday, January 26:  10am-6pm Sunday, January 27:  10am-5pm ADMISSION IS FREE! Parking is $10 per car. Visit www.showsusa.net for more information. Join Ideal … Continue reading

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How to Prevent Water Damage in Your Home

Although water is one of the necessary building blocks for life, in the wrong context, it can be a destructive force. Excessive moisture can lead to warped floors, discolored and peeling paint, mildew, mold, and insect infestations. Extensive water damage … Continue reading

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4 Winter Home Maintenance Issues to Avoid

You’ve heard all the adages: a stitch in time, an ounce of prevention—they are cliches because they are true, and nowhere more so than when it comes to home maintenance. A little preventative maintenance at home can save you big … Continue reading

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Is Your Home Making You Sick?

Long periods of vacation or travel often leave you feeling homesick, pining for the warm embrace of family and a hot meal that lets you know you are well and truly home. Homesickness tends to pass without any lasting health … Continue reading

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How to Prepare Your Home if You’re Going on an Extended Vacation

You’re going on a long trip, and your to-do lists likely have to-do lists. Packing and making arrangements for your vacation are important, but don’t forget a to-do list to protect your home. Just a few minutes of planning and … Continue reading

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5 Reasons Your Home Might Not Be Heat Efficient

Remember what you learned in physics class about thermal equilibrium? Thermodynamic systems tend toward entropy, and in the case of temperature, this means that heat dissipates as it encounters colder areas. To conserve the heat inside your home, lower your … Continue reading

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Join Ideal at the San Diego Spring Home & Landscape Show

January 11-13, 2013 San Diego Convention Center 111 West Harbor Drive San Diego, CA 92101 FREE ADMISSION! Show Hours: Friday, January 11:  11am – 9pm Saturday, January 12:  10am – 8pm Sunday, January 13:  10am – 6pm Visit www.acshomeshow.com for … Continue reading

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Homeowner’s New Year’s Resolutions

In 2013, you’re going to exercise more, eat better, sign up for that class you’ve been meaning to take, and save yourself some money for a rainy day. You’ll probably do some of those things, but while you’re working on … Continue reading

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San Diego Bathroom Remodel: Before & After

Our remodel experts here at Ideal Kitchen & Bath Remodeling have been busy remodeling this bathroom in the San Diego area.  Below are a few before and after photos, what do you think? Ideal Kitchen & Bath Remodeling is your … Continue reading

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