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Bathroom Renovation Rises from the Ashes

Bathroom Renovation Rises from the Ashes

Brownstoner is profiling some bathroom remodels and renovations and this one has to qualify as one of the best considering the “before” state was a burned out jumble of porcelain and steel. Here are a couple more that prove that $3,000 goes a long way, and when it comes to […]

Adding a Sunroom

Adding a Sunroom

You’ve still got a couple more warm months to finish those outdoor house projects, but unless you’ve already got the permits, building a sunroom addition may have to wait. But here are some ideas to keep you motivated.

Covet Thy Neighbors Remodel

Covet Thy Neighbors Remodel

One of the better Houseblogs we’ve come across is the Constant Craftsman. They’ve got a great lesson of how you can learn from your neighbor but more specifically what you can learn from your neighbors remodel, the good and the bad.

Glass Roof Sunrooms

Glass Roof Sunrooms

Take advantage of the early daylight savings and adding a sunroom. We like the glass roof sunrooms but ultimately the design you choose will probably be dictated by the style of home you have.

Kitchen and Bath Design

Kitchen and Bath Design

Beyond the consumer kitchen and bath design magazines there are two trade publications that are geared towards professional designers and builders. With the line continuing to blur between designers and consumers and with more manufacturers selling direct to customers you deserve to find the latest and greatest products without going […]

HGTV Room Planner

HGTV Room Planner

Rearranging your room every few months can help abate your need to do more extensive remodeling but sometimes its hard to imagine where your couch or TV might look best without physically moving it. This can be a lot of work, so save your back and try this Room Planner […]

McMansion Expansion

McMansion Expansion

Not even the rise of interest rates have stopped the trend of bigger homes. We can understand the need for living in a larger space, but stretching the footprint of your home from property line to property line and building as large a space as possible seems like such a […]

Should I Finish my Remodel or Sell?

With the real estate market cooling, should you sell quickly and possibly lose money on a recent remodel? What are your other options? This question is being posed by thousands of homeowners across the country. You may not be interested in “flipping” a home but if you’ve spent good money […]

Remodel or Move?

Remodel or Move?

The remodel or move question is probably the number one quandry facing DIY renovators. Beyond any nostalgic or historical feelings one may have regarding their home, you can follow a calculated path to deciding how much you want to invest in a renovation as opposed to how long you’ll be […]