Renting Power Tools For DIY Projects

The Benefits of Renting Equipment for DIY Projects

Chanel and Steve have a big list of ambitious DIY projects, but don’t have some of the expensive tools they would need to complete the work. Sunbelt Rentals provides them with everything they need without having to invest in tools that would be used very infrequently. They meet Tom Gonzalez at a local Sunbelt outlet to see some of the equipment they will need. Tom gladly shows them around, providing helpful tips on selecting the right tools. He emphasizes how DIYers can select the right equipment confidently, and complete projects safely. Among the tools Steve and Chanel will be renting;

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Feel More Confident When Getting Your Car Serviced

Car Care for Women

Correspondent Ashley Poole visits a Grease Monkey car care center in Colorado to see how their team of auto technicians can complete auto maintenance quickly and expertly. Ashley meets John Adams, CEO of Grease Monkey, who explains the importance of finding a place you can trust. Grease Monkey provides a clean, secure environment that women can feel comfortable in. Part of the company culture is the dedication of the technicians who guide customers through what is needed, without any up-sell pitches. Lori Schneider, Franchise Development at Grease Monkey, gives lots of great information to help other women feel more confident

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Understanding Jumbo Mortgages

Jumbo Mortgages

Home ownership is a dream come true for most people. Home is where we build our memories, our families and our friendships. In this portion of Designing Spaces, mortgage experts and a new home owner explains the concept of  “jumbo mortgages,” and give their personal experiences of obtaining one to make a “move up.” For higher-priced homes, you may require a jumbo mortgage, which is simply a mortgage that exceeds $417,000 in most parts of the country, or $625,000 in certain high-cost markets. While some first-time home buyers may be interested in a jumbo mortgage, often buyers are purchasing a

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Organizing Your Outdoor Space

Organizing Your Outdoor Space

Organizing Your Outdoor Space With Trinity International Joining Debi Marie again is Jane Chang Bright from Trinity International, an eco-friendly storage and organization company with products that make life easier and less cluttered! Today, Jane addresses the challenges of keeping outside spaces organized and clutter free. Pool toys, pool supplies, athletic equipment and barbecue supplies can easily create back yard clutter, so Jane leads Debi through organizing the pool deck and yard so that everything is stored safely, protected from weathering. Outdoor racks and deck boxes provide proper storage, and organizing the outdoor food prep and dining areas makes entertaining

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Curing Cloudy Pool Water With Clorox Pool

Curing Cloudy Pool Water

Get Rid Of Cloudy Pool Water With Clorox Pool Cloudy pool water can be caused by several problems, so Designing Spaces got together with our friends at Clorox® Pool&Spa™ and brought in Rebecca, their New Products Manager, to show Debi Marie how she can keep her water clean and clear. There are three possible causes for cloudy or hazy water: improper balance, poor filtration and circulation or contaminants. Contaminants could be anything like lotion, sweat, dirt or even urine, which can be tracked into the pool from heavy use, wind or rain. Using the “Clorox Pool” App, Debi Marie and

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Demystifying Mortgages With PrimeLending

Demystifying Mortgages

Demystifying Mortgages Designing Spaces’ Debi Marie sits down with Debbie French, Home Loan Officer at PrimeLending, to talk about securing a mortgage and making the dream of home ownership a reality. First, Debbie explains the values and benefits of home ownership. As appealing as the whole idea is, the potential home buyer must first secure a home loan. There are a variety of loan programs available through PrimeLending, but another benefit for those looking to obtain a mortgage is the customer service. A loan officer helps guide the buyer through the process of servicing a home loan. Also, we learn

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Organizing With Space Saving Solutions

Space Saving Solutions

Space Saving Solutions Designing Spaces’ Debi Marie meets up with Jane Chang Bright, Ambassador with Trinity International Industries, at one home that could use some organizational help! In this first of a four part series, Jane and Debi go through the house and turn mess and disorder into “Everything in its place”™. Jane and Debi start in the kitchen, a difficult area of the house to truly get organized. With the addition of a baker’s rack, cart, and baskets for drawers, the kitchen is organized. Jane emphasizes how organizing prevents wasting time, space and money. Next, they move to a

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Make Your Backyard An Outdoor Oasis

Make Your Backyard An Outdoor Oasis

Make Your Pool Area An Outdoor Oasis An outdoor oasis translates into a vacation in the backyard as Correspondent Ryan Adcock goes to Virginia Beach, Virginia to look at two different Latham Pool Products® in-ground pools. Pool builder Rick Reineke of The Pool Guyz talks about the lifestyle advantages of having a pool, and then talks nuts and bolts about how a fiberglass in-ground pool is very low maintenance and can be installed in 2-3 days. He also demonstrates the Coverstar® automatic safety cover and talks about their winter safety cover. Next, Ryan meets Bill Fearns, pool builder with Aegean

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