You look at your bathroom and you see that it is pretty tired-looking. You know a remodeled bathroom is well past due, but you’re not sure who to call or even how to get started. Oftentimes people will drag their feet on remodeling their bathroom because they just can’t come up with a good idea by themselves. Or they can’t come up with some of the details. So time goes on, and they are still unhappy that they haven’t committed to getting it done. Continue reading
Making a checklist for your plans to remodel or renovate your kitchen can help prevent unexpected problems on the way to completion. This checklist can also guide you toward creating the most efficient kitchen for your specific needs rather than trying to duplicate a dream kitchen you have seen that simply is not suited for your situation. Does this Spark an idea? Don’t forget to take a look at our Kitchen Idea Gallery while you’re here. Continue reading
Utilizing these tips will better prepare you for our arrival. Taking a few minor steps can save you thousands of dollars on the overall cost of your roof repair.
While waiting for our arrival, there are two temporary remedies for leaks you can use. Before climbing onto the roof of your home, know this: It is easy to slip, particularly on wet tile and there is danger from tree branches, power lines and ladders. Repairs are made from the outside. On the inside, set up buckets under leaky areas and to relieve the water pressure. Continue reading
While bathrooms often are among the smallest rooms in your home, they’re often the most used and valued spaces in our homes, and are among the smartest remodeling investments in terms of return of investment. Beyond the practical, day-to-day routines, for many people bathrooms are a sanctuary – a place to escape the stresses of daily life, even if only for a few moments at a time. So when remodeling your bathroom, consider these 10 tips for your project. Continue reading
from Consumer Reports
Follow our advice to get the most for your money when remodeling your kitchen or bathroom.
You can easily spend $100,000 for a kitchen remodel like the kind you see in home-décor and shelter magazines. Or you can spend a small fraction of that price for a kitchen that only looks as if you splurged. Continue reading
The costs associated with adding a new room onto your home can be broken down into labor and materials. “Materials” refers to any of the construction materials, from plywood to lighting fixtures, which you intend on installing in the finished room. Labor costs will be incurred if you hire a contractor, Continue reading