July 2015

Culture of Honor

25th Hour Services’ corporate culture is the single biggest factor for our success. If we get this right, so much of the other stuff just falls into place. WHAT IS A CULTURE OF HONOR? A Culture of Honor accurately acknowledges and respects who people are, while creating safety and freedom for them to grow in … Continue reading Culture of Honor

Cincinnati Landscaping

How your property appears to those who pass by is important. Neatly cut and trimmed grass, well groomed landscaped beds, healthy trees, neat fencing, or useful garden space all project something about the occupants of any home. Cincinnati Landscaping Tips: When designing your landscaping start with how you plan to use your yard and establish … Continue reading Cincinnati Landscaping

Cincinnati Interior/Exterior Painting

A fresh coat of paint brings new life to any house or living space. Our professionals are ready to help you select colors and finishes that add lasting value to your home. Cincinnati Painting Tips: Proper preparation of any surface is as important as the paint selection for a quality finish. Most bathroom mold and … Continue reading Cincinnati Interior/Exterior Painting

Cincinnati Bathroom Remodeling

Bathroom remodeling is one of the most popular home upgrades giving additional value to your home. Before getting started, there are a few things to keep in mind. Bathroom Remodeling Tips: Remodeling a bathroom or creating an additional bathroom will provide optimum value for your investment. It is important to develop a design and set … Continue reading Cincinnati Bathroom Remodeling

Cincinnati Kitchen Remodeling

Remodeling your kitchen is one of the most beneficial things you can do for your house. It is not only a great selling feature but also a custom space for you to enjoy. Kitchen Remodeling Tips: It is important to develop a design, and set a budget that matches your neighborhood. Decide what to keep … Continue reading Cincinnati Kitchen Remodeling

Springtime Gardening Tasks

When the calendar hits March, an urge to jump into the garden often strikes. After cold, gray, and sometimes snowy months of winter, it is perhaps only natural to long for some sunny spring flowers to brighten our days. Fortunately, there are indeed some gardening tasks that can be tended to at this early point … Continue reading Springtime Gardening Tasks

CARING FOR YOUR HARDWOOD FLOORS

DO: Wipe up spills immediately. Clean floors with a small amount of water (10 parts) and white vinegar (1 part).  Simply apply water/white vinegar solution to a soft towel, rag, paper towel or mop to clean floors.  Also glass cleaner, ammonia free, is another good cleaning product for your floors. Vacuum, sweep or dust mop … Continue reading CARING FOR YOUR HARDWOOD FLOORS

Fall Aeration & Overseeding

Q: What is aerating or core aeration?  A: Aeration which is also called core aeration is the process of perforating the soil, as well as any thatch layer that might exist, removing a core or plug of soil and depositing that core on the surface to break down. Q: What are some of the benefits of … Continue reading Fall Aeration & Overseeding

Choosing a Stain or Sealer

When choosing a stain, remember that the finished color varies based on the wood itself. If you’re applying a new stain over an old one, choose a color that’s similar to or darker than the original. Test the color in an inconspicuous area to ensure proper color. Redwood and cedar contain pigments that may bleed … Continue reading Choosing a Stain or Sealer

25th hour services’ remodel & design process

Getting the process started: Ideas & Inspiration… Browsing through books, websites and magazines can prove to be invaluable reference tools. These help unfold the colors and styles that appeal to you. Take pictures from magazines, and print images from your favorite online design sites. Create a project file with these pictures and share your thought … Continue reading 25th hour services’ remodel & design process