Home Remodeling

The Broad Appeal of Universal Design

When looking for ideas for remodeling your home, you may have heard the term Universal Design.

What exactly does Universal Design that mean?

Universal Design is the concept of making living areas accessible and safe for all – young, old, and every age in between, as well as people with physical limitations. Using Universal Design principles is a great idea when ...

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Does a Home Addition Have to Start From Scratch?

You know you want a home addition, but what you might not know is that addition can begin with space you already have.

As a home addition contractor, I talk with so many homeowners who want to add more living space but who may not have the lot size or budget to “start from scratch.”  In these cases, we’re often able to pick a different starting point: space that already exists.

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Things Are Looking “Up” for More Living Space

Attic Finishing & Conversions:

Do you feel like you’re running out of space? If you have unused attic space, a well-designed attic finishing project can reward you with a great new craft room, home office, family room, kids’ retreat or a private suite brimming with closets and a luxurious bath.

Your existing home’s structure provides limits and options. The biggest problems are typically providing stair access, framing issues, electric and plumbing concerns, and insulation.

Small ...

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