Welcome to Reilly Painting & Contracting, "The Home Mechanics," and Reilly Properties. We are your Cleveland Contractors who also provide rentals in Cleveland, Ohio. We have served Cleveland Heights for 35 years.
This blog is edited, maintained, and written by Brook Reilly, a social media and blogging consultant based in Cleveland, OH.
"Eric and his crew did a masterful job of painting the walls to perfection and making sure that our chestnut woodwork was protected. He oversaw the refinishing of our living room and dining room floor that now glows. He fixed all sorts of things that got our beautiful home ready for sale. All of this Eric did with heart!"
TweetAlyssa Abkowitz of The Wall Street Journal discusses the confusion behind online estimates to an already tricky housing market in her article The Fuzzy Math of Home Values: Jason Gonsalves worked hard to turn his 6,500-square-foot stucco-and-stone home in the … Continue reading
TweetWhen you sign a lease to live in a house or apartment, you have a legal obligation to pay that rent until your lease expires. Pretty simple right? What happens when you fall in love, move-in with your significant other….and … Continue reading
Tweet Do you know someone who is looking to rent their first home? If you are new to renting a house, and don’t know where to begin, don’t feel left out, it’s a very tricky situation, especially if you … Continue reading
TweetOriginal details. Some houses have ‘em, some don’t. If yours is among the latter—meaning that it wasn’t born with architectural elements like carved wood balustrades or embossed metal window latches, or if some of those enhancements were lost over the … Continue reading
Tweet Does your linen closet look over packed with sheets, towels and pillows? Do you even have a linen closet? If the answer to my second question is no, then you should designate an area or un-used closet to store … Continue reading
Tweet Need help selling your home in Cleveland? Looking for homes for sale in Cleveland? The old days are long gone in residential real estate. Here are some of the secrets to house selling that Reilly Painting has discovered over … Continue reading
TweetPainting one’s floors is a cost-effective way to spice up a room to make it look bigger. Other options are carpets and rugs but those can cost you a few hundred dollars for rubs and installing carpet often requires hiring … Continue reading
TweetThose over at Freshome have a few simple design flaws that are common to make during kitchen remodels. Problems such as disrupting the “kitchen triangle,” wasting potential storage space, and not contacting professionals when necessary plague the modern kitchen. A lot of life … Continue reading
TweetThe average bathroom upgrade in America costs around $15,000 and for those without that kind of money (me) to sink into a full bathroom upgrade, there are some smaller upgrades that one can do to boost the value without breaking … Continue reading