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Apple Picking, Hay Rides, and Heated Floors

The crisp fresh air the last few mornings have made me think of the fall. Time for apple picking, pumpkin donuts, hay rides, and heated floors. Wait, did I just type heated floors? Yes, I think I did. Well it might not be at the top of your mind now, with it still being summer and all, but pretty soon …

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Kitchens: The Heart of the Home

We’ve written about the kitchen being the heart of your home several times now, and hopefully you’re convinced. So with that said, you know it’s important that when you’re doing a kitchen renovation, that you’re doing it the right way, and adding the right finishes. There are many out of the box kitchen cabinets that you can get from the …

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Sick of the Heat? Build a Sunroom

Are you already sick of the heat from the last few days? If you’re already done with the warm weather, maybe it’s because you don’t have a nice place to go in your house when it’s so hot. That’s why adding a sun room addition can be a great idea. A nice great room attached to your house with a …

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Dormer Out Your Cape or Attic For More Space

If you want to add extra headroom to your second floor, think about adding a dormer. Cape style homes that aren’t dormered have pitched ceilings on the second floor and can feel very cramped and small. You might also have a walk up attic that can make a great playroom, master bedroom, or just extra living space, but with pitched …

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Open Concept Floor Plan for Entertaining

One of the biggest layout styles people want in a home now is open concept. They want to feel like their home has a good flow to it, which is why open concept homes are more and more popular. People don’t tend to want to be sequestered to a formal dining room, separated from every other part of their house, …

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Simple Improvement to Your Home – Upgrade to Six Panel Doors

Ok, so simple improvement might not entirely be true, but it all depends on your existing door frame opening sizes. If they’re standard openings then it should be a pretty easy upgrade; if they’re not standard then you’ll need the right tools to rip and cut down the door. If your home came fully equipped with hollow core doors and …

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Deciding on Your Next Home Renovation Project?

Are there a lot of projects you’d like to do on your house but don’t know where to start? Let’s take a look at the most popular home renovations and help you decide which one might be right for you. The top three most popular home renovation projects are kitchen remodels, bathroom renovations, and home additions. They may seem obvious …

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Getting your Home Ready to Sell

It’s spring time and the housing market is starting to pick up. Buyers like to buy houses in the spring (or warmer weather), and sellers like to list houses in the spring. If you’re looking to sell your home this year, it might be time to do those much needed renovations to help your house show better and sell quicker. …

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Top 4: What to Look for When Hiring a General Contractor

Even if you’re the handiest person and enjoy do it yourself projects, there will inevitably come a time when you need to hire a general contractor. Whether it’s removing a load bearing wall, or gutting and remodeling a kitchen, you want to make sure it’s done right and you want to feel comfortable with the company that’s doing it. Finding …

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1950’s bathroom | Time to upgrade

Is your bathroom still sporting the 1950’s color scheme of pink and black, or maybe teal blue? Although these colors may have been in style back in the 1950’s they aren’t exactly the style many people want today. If you’re in that situation consider a bathroom remodel. Bathroom remodeling can take your bathroom from 1950’s decor to a more modern …

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