Thinking about where you will live as you get older? Ever wonder if you will be able to stay in your current home? Have you been thinking about the feasibility of moving your parents in to live with you? It's amazing how often we are approached by people looking for help with these decisions from [...]
These pictures of homes with sloped green roofs were taken during a trip to Denmark. Many of these homes and roofs are over 50 years old. The homes are located in a beautiful area close to the beach with rolling sand dunes and lots of greenery. It's fascinating how well these homes fit in with their natural [...]
Warm contemporary master bathroom with natural materials Here's an example of a large Cleveland Heights, OH, home that needed a total refresh to make it welcoming for the homeowners, two physicians with extremely busy schedules. The clients purchased the house with an existing master suite complete with large walk-in closet, master bedroom and [...]
How would you rate the importance of having a clean construction area during a remodel? Very important, Somewhat important, Not important?
Flush Regularly! Here is a little tip if you have a toilet in your home that is not being used on a regular basis. Such toilets are often located in basements and on third floors. Toilets should be flushed on a regular basis to prevent them from drying out. A toilet with a [...]
Have you considered using spray foam insulation in your building project? If so, there is an informative article you should read. However, before sending you to the article, we would like to recommend that you to read the entire article; the reason being that some of the most important information is found near the end, where [...]
Buying or remodeling a home or existing building is always exciting. Dreaming of the possibilities can keep you up at night, but so can the many unknowns. Do your due diligence and this new venture should be much more enjoyable! This article talks about five key areas to check before buying or remodeling; they include: [...]
Beautiful Icicles and Ice Dam Have you ever admired the beautiful icicles hanging from your roof? Did you notice a thick layer of ice at the top of the icicles? This layer is called an ice dam and can lead to serious problems if left unattended. Ice dams form when water from melting [...]