Category: General Remodeling

See Your Project Come To Life With Home Design Software

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30 Aug

Wouldn't it be nice to see your extension, alteration or second floor come to life?  Check out this major renovation done by Doug Cornwell that was an enlargement of an existing small three bedroom house.   The prior house was a red clay tile roofed, Spanish style home.   Since this is situated on a large inlet with tremendous views…

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Knowing when (and how) to start a kitchen remodel

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29 Jun

If you're planning to renovate your kitchen, or any other area of your home, it is important to understand how essential the timeline is. Like most homeowners, you probably want to get started - and finished - with the remodel as soon as possible. But be careful to not let your eagerness drive you too quickly past the planning phase.…

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How to turn a closet into a half bath

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16 May

It can be incredibly frustrating for homeowners to feel like they don't have enough space in their house. One of the ways this is most apparent is when there are multiple people who have to wait to use one bathroom in the home. Houses that once had a perfect amount of space can start to feel cramped as children grow…

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Updating the kitchen through accent walls and textures

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09 May

When remodeling the kitchen, there are a lot of different techniques and styles to consider in order to create a bold new look, but they don't have to be all or nothing. There are many trendy redesigns that only take a few small changes, but can breathe a whole new life into the room.Changing the style of the walls is…

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Seasonal home repairs to take you from winter into spring

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06 Apr

  As winter fades away and warmer spring weather is ushered in, there are a lot of chores that homeowners must prepare for. While airing out the house and prepping the garden are always high on springtime to-do lists, too many homeowners forget how important it is to check the structure of their homes for any weaknesses harsh winter weather…

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Remodeling homes for better mobility

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04 Apr

The layout of a home should be made with the convenience and comfort of its residents in mind. Sometimes, however, life events can change what is convenient or accessible in the home. Families that have members who use mobility devices, or families that take in older relatives as they age, may need to consider making some changes across the house…

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4 tips for preparing your home for cold weather

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21 Oct

The colder weather in the fall and winter make you more likely to spend a lot more time indoors. As a result, it also makes you more likely to spend money on heat to make your home more comfortable. However, there are many tricks to keeping your house warmer in the cooler months without jacking up the heat and dishing…

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6 upgrades to boost your home’s value

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20 Jul

Whether you're planning on selling your house in a few weeks or a few years, there are certain improvements that you can make to your house that will have a bigger impact than others. For example, installing a pool, built-in bookcases or specialty gadgets around the house may be expensive and enhance your experience with the home, but the projects won't necessarily…

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