Kitchen Renovations ft.

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Home renovations aren’t always easy. After sharing our post  “4 Ways to Renovate Your Home in 2017“, we received a lot of interest in further renovating home kitchens— whether it be for personal enjoyment or to gain value in home resales.

A lot goes into a kitchen renovation. Appliances, countertops, cabinets, backsplash, etc. But the hardware is equally as important. And we’ll be the first to say, it can be hard to choose the right faucet.

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This article by can help you choose which is best for your home by sharing different varieties, brands, finish types, maintenance levels, additional features, as well as the types and importance of leak-proof valves. Take a look by clicking the link below!

Mecum Auction 2018 (Kissimmee)

Mecum is returning with another year of auctions. With more than one auction each month, offering more than 20,000 lots per year, Mecum has become the world leader of collector car, vintage and antique motorcycle and Road Art sales.

The lineup will begin Jan. 5 in Kissimmee, with 3,000 vehicles making this the largest auction of the year. The auctions will continue in cities like Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Kansas City, Davenport, Houston, Indy, Denver, Portland, Harrisburg, Monterey, Louisville, Dallas and Chicago.

This year’s auctions will feature different “Main Attractions” at each show, such as Kissimmee’s 1969 Camaro ZL1, 1970 Dodge Hemi Coronet R/t, 1963 Chevrolet Corvette Z06/N03 and 1970 E-Body Pilot Car.

The Kissimmee auction will will take place at Osceola Heritage Park. Tickets are $20 per person (per day) in advance, or $30 per person (per day) at the gate. Children 12 years and younger may enter at no charge. Gates will open at 8am daily. See the full schedule below.


Friday through Sunday, January 5-7 at 10 AM
Tuesday through Thursday, January 9-11 at 10 AM
Friday and Saturday, January 12-13 at 9 AM


Sunday, January 7 at 9 AM – The Hot Rod Paradise Road Art Collection
Monday, January 8 at 10 AM – Road Art Monday
Sunday, January 14 at 10 AM – The Flexlume Collection