Posts Tagged: renovation

Your Renovation Debris Can Be Hazardous

All of those do-it-yourself home remodeling shows make renovations look at easy as tearing out the old and installing the new. Homeowners decide that they want a total remodel so they go for it--knocking out walls with sledgehammers, ripping up floors, and stirring up a flurry of dust. When they are finished, the result may be a sparkling new kitchen, a luxurious bath or an expanded living space big enough for the entire family to watch the game while snacking on ... Read more

The Perks and Downsides of Buying Old Homes

Buying old homes is not for the faint of heart. But by doing your homework and exercising patience, you can find great value in a fixer upper... Still indecisive on what house to buy? The new, untainted one with a fresh scent of cement and paint, implying a fresh beginning for your family? Or the old one, whose walls, ceilings, and floors, as well as the furniture have already been established for your arrival? Whether you're moving out or you're looking for ... Read more

Four Ps To Consider Before You Wreck Those Walls

Planning to remodel your home? Perhaps you're day dreaming of a spacious living room that has a large, soft couch where you can sit and relax after a long, busy day at work. A grand chandelier dangling from your high ceiling. A glass window that allows warm rays of natural light to kiss your skin every morning while you're drinking your coffee, and lets the wind blow through your hair in the late afternoon. A tidy, well-lit kitchen equipped with all ... Read more