Patio cover in Allen

Mr Fixit Fast installed a patio cover to match the fence at lovely 2 story home in Allen.  It has 3 6×6 square posts with a shingled roof.  Inspected and approved by the City of Allen, we completed the construction on Sunday.  We offer patio covers from the most simple to more elaborate depending on[Read more]

Mr Fixit Fast Chosen for Houzz Service Award for the Second Year in a Row

January 12, 2016 News Release Houzz Announces Best Of Houzz 2016 Winners Annual Survey and Analysis of Community of Over 35 Million Monthly Users Reveals the Top-Rated Home Remodeling Professionals and Most Popular Home Designs Houzz Inc., the leading platform for home renovation and design, today announced the community’s picks for Best Of Houzz 2016[Read more]

Custom Kitchen Remodel in Traditional McKinney Home

This spacious kitchen needed a face lift and the homeowners wanted their Corian counter tops updated and a new center island built to include a wine cooler and trash compactor.  Other conveniences included a 5 burner downdraft stove top and instant hot water at the sink.  The centerpiece of the remodel is the exquisite granite called[Read more]

25 Design Trends Coming to Homes Near You in 2016 (Houzz)

Great article from Houzz. 25 Design Trends Coming to Homes Near You in 2016 From black stainless steel appliances to outdoor fabrics used indoors, these design ideas will be gaining steam in the new year Mitchell Parker December 29, 2015 Houzz Editorial Staff; writer, musician, father, husband. The modern home is always evolving. And to[Read more]

Things To Consider When Doing A Bathroom Remodel

Things to consider when doing a bathroom remodel: Bathrooms are the smallest rooms in the house, but they pack a lot of utility into every square inch, so they can be complicated — and expensive to remodel. I thought it would be fun haha to compile a list of every element of a bathroom remodel[Read more]

Study transformed into a Bar Room in Allen

The homeowners needed more room for storage and wanted an area for bar items that could be used for parties.  Together, we redesigned the room to have tile floors with the look of wood, cabinets that would hold refrigerators for drinks and wine, and pull out drawers for easy access.  All the cabinets were custom[Read more]

The Perfect Match:Choosing the Right Cabinets and Countertops

I found this excellent article about cabinets and countertops on Home Advisor. The Perfect Match: Choosing the Right Cabinets and Countertops/ Home Advisor Options. While normally a good thing, they can be incredibly overwhelming when you’re trying to pick out your kitchen cabinets and countertops. Depending on the taxonomy, you’ve got no fewer than eight[Read more]

A New Spin On Toilets

This brief vignette appeared in the September 2015 issue of “Fine Homebuilding”. If you are thinking about remodeling your bathrooms, you should seriously consider replacing your old toilets as well as your tile, floors, counter tops, shower, light fixtures, and tub. “A NEW SPIN ON TOILETS” by Debra Judge Silber, design editor “Fine Homebuilding” “The[Read more]


I found this timely article by John Riha on HOUSELOGIC.COM. A home, and its attendant items, is most habitable when it is properly maintained. FALL MAINTENANCE CHECKLIST TO GET YOUR HOME READY FOR WINTER by JOHN RIHA HOUSELOGIC.COM 1. Stow the mower. If you’re not familiar with fuel stabilizer, you should be. If your mower[Read more]