Winning the Battle Against Mold and Mildew


Endurance BioBarrier Mold Prevention Spray is a completely non-toxic solution to mold and mildew. It will prevent the growth of mold and mildew anywhere from 6 months to 25 years, depending on the surface and where it is applied. It works on painted surfaces, drywall, wood, stucco, brick, cement, vinyl siding, roofing, gutters, metal, plastic, eaves, both indoors and outdoors. Mold decomposes surfaces, causing a musty odor and irreparable damage, as well as posing respiratory health risks.


How to Squeeze Extra Storage Space Out of Any Closet


Is opening your closet a daily—and stressful—adventure? Professional organizer Tatiana Knight is here with easy-to-implement secrets guaranteed to transform your space into a well-organized oasis. She shares her pro-grade organizing strategies (hint: seasonally changing out your wardrobe is key!) plus picks her must-have storage accessories. Her two faves? A handy bamboo laundry cart and a sturdy closet organizer with removable hanging bars—both from Trinity International’s EcoStorage™ collection. Check out how Knight uses them both to take a bedroom closet from messy to marvelous.


Understanding the Home Loan Process


For many Americans, homeownership is a lifelong dream. Owning a home is rewarding, not just because of the equity you build, but also the memories you’ll make. But while owning a home is fulfilling and worthwhile, buying a home can be complicated, confusing, and filled with strange words and terminology. Ditech Financial joins us to help explain everything you will need to know. It helps to have a good lender who can help make it as easy and painless as possible. Your financing is as unique as you and your home, and it should meet your needs and lifestyle.


Curb Appeal and More: Selecting and Installing a New Front Door


We visit one home to see how a new front door can add so much to the look of your home, while contributing to energy efficiency. The new door is a fiberglass model from Therma-Tru®, the manufacturer who has revolutionized the door industry. Their door systems include every aspect of a new entry door: door panel, glass and the different components. They are available in a wide variety of styles. The wood-grained fiberglass doors feature graining details that replicate a number of different woods. Other than the good looks, the Therma-Tru® fiberglass door offers advantages over traditional wood and metal


Chair Mats – The Essential Item for your Home Office


People are working from home more than ever before. While everyone knows a desk and chair are vital for a home office, many don’t realize that floor and chair mats are equally as important. They are essential to maintaining and protecting both carpet and hard floor surfaces, they enhance work space ergonomics and make it easier to roll with less stress on joints and back. Watch now as Designing Spaces Correspondent, Debi Marie, visits Staples representative Rodney Williams to understand the basics of selecting the perfect chair mat and why they are so beneficial for any home or office space.


Christian Mortgage Company Experts Shepherd the Buyer Through the Homebuying Process


You want to buy a house, but have fears concerning carrying a mortgage. How do you get a loan approved? What can you do if you are turned down by a lender? These are typical questions, along with many others, potential home buyers ask when considering buying a house. Designing Spaces sits down with two leading experts on home loans, Mike Rakeman and Brian Schiele from Fellowship Home Loans, to talk candidly about obtaining a loan and finding the right lender. Mike and Brian believe in a one-on-one approach that shepherds the buyer through the entire process. The conversation covers


DIY: Locking Your Home with Lock Boxes


The fake rock is not fooling anyone. If you have to leave a key for someone to enter your home, don’t you want a safer solution? Loyal International offers solutions with their electronic lock box and their push button lock box. We show you how easy both are to place on your door, giving you peace of mind when it comes to managing who is and is not allowed to enter your home.