Selecting The Right Type of Countertop for Your Kitchen

October 15, 2008 · Filed under: Kitchen, kitchen countertop, Kitchen Remodeling  

granite-kitchen-countertopChoosing a right counter top material has much to do with your taste as it does with your budget.  Some prefer unique designs while others may prefer a more elegant and classical look of a countertop, and still others may prefer the more economical approach to selecting a countertop. To better understand which countertop is suitable for your kitchen, this document provides a quick description of each type of countertop.

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Renovate for Maximum Profit Using Value Engineering

picture_241This document deals with increasing the market value of residential properties, particularly single family homes.  The document first introduces the concept of market price and market value and what the difference is between the two.   Then, it mentions various approaches used to determine valuation for single family homes.  Next the document clarifies the difference between improving market value and improving home image.  Finally, the document deals with increasing the property value through smart home renovations and value engineering.

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Finish Basement or Build New Addition

basement renovationWhen 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.
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Inexpensive Kitchen Remodel Ideas

kitchen2Remodeling your kitchen to transform it to an elegant and modern kitchen does not have to cost you an arm and a leg.  Most people feel that unless they spend thousands, they are not going to end up with a beautiful kitchen.  This document is meant to give you few kitchen remodel ideas to transform your kitchen to that modern looking kitchen you always dreamed of without making you go bankrupt.

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Reducing Cost Through ENERGY STAR ALP

October 13, 2008 · Filed under: Budget-friendly, Lighting  

An ENERGY STAR Advanced Lighting Package is a construction option that can be selected by homebuyers to upgrade fixtures commonly used in the home with quality high efficiency, ENERGY STAR qualified models.

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