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Home Remodeling: Converting a Basement to a Living Space

July 23, 2014

In the past, turning a basement into a living space consisted of adding a television and a few chairs to an otherwise dark and dreary space. However, today, converting your basement into a truly usable space means creating a space that you will actually enjoy spending time in. You don’t have to subscribe to the […]

Home Remodeling: The Exterior

March 13, 2014

Home remodeling is a smart way to update the appearance and functionality of a home. It is smart because it serves the purpose of aesthetic change while boosting the probability of increased market value. Altering the exterior of a home is a good place to invest hard-earned dollars for receiving the best curb appeal return. […]

Home Remodeling: Checking the Structural Integrity of Your House

September 19, 2013

All right, so you’re ready to start remodeling your house and turning it into the place of your dreams. Before you pick up the phone to call in a contractor or start double-checking the work you plan to do yourself, though, there are a number of things you should consider. Today, we’re going to be […]

Home Remodeling: Re-Energize Your Kitchen With A New Sink And Faucet Combo!

June 10, 2013

One of the most dramatic (and easy) fixes for any kitchen is a sink and faucet upgrade; let’s face it, the standard sinks that come in most homes are not what you would call top of the line equipment. If you like to cook, a good kitchen sink can be much more than a visual […]

Home Remodeling: Dip Your Toes Into Remodeling Your Bathroom

February 7, 2013

One of the best first projects to tackle for people who want to try to start remodeling their house is the bathroom. It is an easy room to make a big difference in, and it is a small room so it can be done in a very short period of time. Think About the Paint […]

Home Remodeling: Rearranging Living Spaces

November 17, 2012

Coming up with a good room arrangement including furniture, lights and flooring, may seem like an overwhelming task but it does not have to be that way.  A lot of the time, we overlook some basic room layouts that can make any room function more effectively and efficiently.  You need to take the process of […]

Home Remodeling: Overcoming the Challenges with Remodeling Basements

September 1, 2012

Many basements are good contenders for finishing and remodeling.  You can take that unused space and turn it into a useful and functional space without adding any square footage to your house or without having to knock out any walls.  Common problems with basements include inadequate headroom, low flying ductwork and pipes, moisture issues, lots […]

Home Remodeling: Kitchens – Working Withing Your Basic Kitchen’s Layout

July 22, 2012

One of the most common problems in many houses is that the kitchen does not work for the way we and our families live today.  We want our new kitchen to be both functional and beautiful and serve our needs both today and as we see them in the future.  Working within the basic footprint […]