Filed under: Additions & Extensions, Budget-friendly, Deck and Patios, Home Remodeling, Patio
(BPT) – Adding living space to your home can be an expensive prospect. However, creating an outdoor room is a budget-friendly option that gives you more square footage, as well as additional opportunities to enjoy the season. As an extension of the home, outdoor rooms with decks or pergolas can be personalized to truly bring indoor comforts outside for relaxation and entertaining.
Filed under: Additions & Extensions, Budget-friendly, Energy Efficiency, Green Remodeling, Home Remodeling
(ARA) – Nearly 49 percent of us are planning a summer vacation, while one-third are preparing for “stay-cations,” according to Burst Media’s Summer Travel and Vacations 2011 survey. If you’re skipping airports and resorts and opting to stay home, treat yourself to a home or room makeover.
Filed under: Additions & Extensions, Bathroom Remodeling, Doors, Energy Efficiency, Green Home Remodeling, Green Remodeling, Home Remodeling, Painting, Patio, Windows
(ARA) – Make room for family: Whether finishing basements or updating bathrooms, homeowners are making home improvements to accommodate more family members moving into their homes.
Filed under: Additions & Extensions, Bathroom Remodeling, Budget-friendly, Sink
(ARA) – Things may be looking up, but the economy remains sluggish. That reality, coupled with tight lending and home resale uncertainty, is driving consumers to prioritize home improvements based not just on immediate need, but also on potential appeal to future buyers.
Filed under: Additions & Extensions, Air Quality, Basement, finished basement, Moisture Control
Finishing the basement is very popular today among home owners. There could be lots of reason why homeowners choose to remodel their basement. One reason may be to increase the value of their home as most home buyers prefer finished basements. In fact, in some areas, finished basements are included in the overall square footage of the house. Another reason may be to create additional space. After all, why not take advantage of the space you have rather than creating one from new. Another reason could be to create an entertainment room, family room, children’s play room or an office space. Yet another reason may be to create a self contained unit that can be rented out.
Filed under: Additions & Extensions, Basement, common renovations, finished basement, Home Renovation, Increase home value, Moisture Control, Permission
(ARA) – With all the uncertainty surrounding today’s economy, more people are saving money by enjoying quality time at home. Some are using this time to invest in room or whole-house makeovers to enhance the value of their homes.
Filed under: Additions & Extensions, Deck and Patios, Landscaping, Patio
(ARA) – Just as your home’s decor is a statement of your taste and personality, so is your backyard. As the trend for enjoying customized decks and outdoor living space grows, personalized outdoor living areas are the latest in home improvement upgrades.
Filed under: Additions & Extensions, Basement, finished basement, Smart Renovations
In the past basements were only used as storage space and a placed to keep the water tank and the boiler. However, today finished basement are very desirable and most homebuyers prefer a finished basement. In fact, many real estate salespeople even include the basement area when calculating the total square footage of a home.
Filed under: Additions & Extensions, Basement, Bathroom Remodeling, common renovations, General Renoations, Kitchen Remodeling, Simple Home Improvements
There are mainly three reasons why people take on the project of renovating their home. The first reason is to increase the value of their home. The second reason is to add to the beauty of their home as well as modernization of their home. The third reason is to create additional space and workability such as adding a second floor or a deck. This document lists the most common home renovations that have been carried out by home owners and renovators.
Filed under: Additions & Extensions, Basement, finished basement, Renovate & profit, Smart Renovations
When most home owners think of increasing living space, they forget that there is already space right below their house. If the space is already there, and almost every home has it, then why not use the space and take advantage of what you currently have rather than paying to create one from new.