Category: General Remodeling

5 Most Expensive Home Repairs

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03 Jun

The difference between maintenance and an expensive repair is usually time and severity. Taking a good look at your property and noticing issues early is imperative to avoiding costly repairs. To prevent simple projects from turning into serious damage, a regular walkaround is a good idea. Here are five expensive yet preventable issues you should look out for.  Foundation and…

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4 Accessible Home Renovation Ideas

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26 May

Renovating a home to make it more appropriate for people with disabilities is a multi-tier process. If you want to adapt your home in the best way possible, you’ll need a comprehensive approach. Depending on the condition of the person who will be living there, the order of works can be changed – or some people, building a wheelchair ramp…

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6 Considerations When Renovating During a Crisis

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20 May

Whether you’re still in the early stages of planning a home update or you’ve already broken ground, COVID-19 will likely impact some aspects of your renovation. While you may need to make minor adjustments to your timeline, it’s still possible to renovate during a public health crisis. Here are six considerations to keep top of mind when updating your home…

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Ideal Concrete Solutions for your Home Flooring

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06 Apr

Damaged decorative concrete flooring decreases the appeal of your home as well as its safety. Over time, wear and tear signs such as cracks, chipping, and discoloration needs to be repaired to prevent flooring damages from getting worse. You might be looking for the best flooring solution suitable for your home aesthetics, as well as your budget.   To help…

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4 Inexpensive Improvements That Increase a Home’s Value

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04 Apr

For any homeowner, one of the most difficult things to do is to decide which home improvements will help increase the value of their home the most relative to the cost of the upgrade. Most people assume that the only big, noticeable upgrades are worth the effort and expense. They make that assumption for good reason. After all, adding luxuries…

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7 Most Important Home Improvements to Make Before Moving In

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31 Mar

Meticulous home improvements add additional value to your property. By upgrading features and by fixing or repairing things, it improves your home and makes it more functional and appealing. An appropriately maintained property also attains appreciation in real estate value.   Here are 7 important Home Improvement tips you should consider before you move in into your new home! Home…

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Aging in Place: Home Renovations to Grow Old With

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12 Feb

The majority of seniors would like to keep on living in their homes at least five years after turning 65. This makes sense because remaining in the place we know is associated with independence and freedom, both of which can have a huge impact on a senior’s mood and, consequently, health. However, there is no denying that most of the…

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Tips to Coming Up with Ideal Laundry Design for Maximum Usage

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29 Aug

Tips to Coming Up with Ideal Laundry Design for Maximum Usage A laundry room is used often but it hardly gets a makeover in the home. The moment one hears that it is ‘laundry room,’ he/she loses interest in the room design. Each and every home has a laundry room which catches things like coins and movie tickets got from…

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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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