While having a luxurious master bathroom in your home is considered a smart remodeling investment. The delight you will experience will be exceptional. A beautifully designed master bathroom upgrade can be truly uplifting, providing an opportunity to escape into a spa-like atmosphere.Continue reading
Eventually, old floors in your home can show their age. Trying to renew them may not be worth the effort and expense. You begin to consider the alternatives, hoping to liven up your space with new elegant floors. The decision can be a tough one. Considering that many alternatives are expensive and some flooring materials are difficult to maintain.Continue reading
While the Jetsons’ flying cars may still be in your future, some of those futuristic developments in artificial intelligence and automation in home appliances are already here.Continue reading
First impressions mean a lot. Curb appeal can make the difference between a quick sale or a continued search elsewhere. In any case, homeowners usually want to take pride in how their home looks while they live there.Continue reading
Design-build is becoming a widely used strategy for new construction, refurbishing, and remodeling projects. Essentially this means the same company that performs the initial planning, design, and concept development is the company that executes the plan.
Most remodel projects are undertaken during spring and summer when the weather is hot. But there are some advantages to remodeling during the offseason when the workload for the contractor is light.
The contractor will have the time to focus on your job and make it their priority.
There will be more time to work on your home, so your remodel should take less time.
If you’re planning to go to Grandma’s for the holidays, it’s a perfect time to remodel while you’re out of the house.
Here are some of the remodeling projects that should be considered in winter:
Many of today’s homeowners have a sense of environmental responsibility when it comes to deciding on fixtures in their homes. It’s an added bonus that these water saving bathroom fixtures offer savings by using less energy or water, but the idea of conservation appeals to their sense of obligation to society.
When considering fixtures for a bathroom remodel, updating to fixtures that offer a lower gallon per flush (gpf) or gallon per minute (gpm) rating can be a key factor in convincing a homeowner of the value of the fixture.
Enlisting the services of a design-build contractor can be beneficial because the services are being done by a general contractor who will handle the entire project for you.
This won’t eliminate issues, but it will combine them under one roof for faster turnarounds and more focused services without incurring higher project costs.
Indiana, as you know, is in the northern climate zone of the United States. That means the state is exposed to searing hot temperatures in the summer, and brutally cold weather in the winter.
To make sure your home has been built to withstand these variances in temperatures it needs to be well insulated with high-efficiency furnaces or air conditioners. These appliances help lower your energy bill every time they run.
Secrets to multi-generational homes
Many houses stand on large plots of land that can be challenging to manage. The addition of a small cottage or granny flat can have numerous benefits, as long as it’s planned correctly.
It can be used to house elderly relatives, or it can be rented out to generate extra income. Use it as an office, saving time and money on a commute.