Author Archives: ricklopezca

About ricklopezca

Rick advises people on apartments, homes and trends related to Real Estate.

Where to Install Your Seawall

When building a seawall, your first impulse may be to simply followyour property line. However, building a strong barrier with good erosion resistance requires a more deliberate approach. Local laws may significantly impact where and how you add a seawall. … Continue reading

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Artistic View of HGTV Urban Oasis 2015

Want to see more of the HGTV Urban Oasis 2015? Explore every amazing nook and cranny with over 70 up-close-and-personal photos of this beautiful bungalow… more

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If Only the Doghouse Were So Strong

Even man’s best friend can appreciate the time-tested strength and clean, modern lines of concrete design.

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Big Mistakes to Avoid When Hiring a Contractor

Hiring a contractor to do home improvement projects is a very big deal. Here are some of the biggest mistakes that homeowners make when choosing a contractor. Getting a variety of estimates is key. Because you are not an expert, … Continue reading

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HGTV Dream Homes of the Past: Kitchen Inspiration

HGTV Dream Home kitchens feature Sub-Zero & Wolf, the leaders in kitchen appliances. Family owned and made in America for 65 years…read more

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4 Signs that you need Slab Foundation Repair

Your home’s foundation is important, and significant foundation damage can lead to major issues later on. In the end, if left untreated, a poor foundation can leave your home inhabitable. While you may be taking care of your house, foundation … Continue reading

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50 White Kitchens That Are Anything But Vanilla

Bright, cheery and timeless, white remains the kitchen color of choice. And, it’s easy to see why with these 50 traditional, modern, cottage and contemporary white kitchens that are far from boring….read more

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