Recent Remodeling Articles


13 Ways to Save on Home Improvement Costs

Posted by Laura Firszt | Jun 23, 2015

Home improvement can be a pricy proposition. Whether you are upgrading your master bath to an in-home spa or taking care of a much-needed roof replacement, you are likely to need a...

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Before Adding a Sunroom, Ask These 5 Questions

Posted by Laura Firszt | May 26, 2015

Summertime's almost here and the livin' is easy. Part of your easy-living summer plans might be finally adding the sunroom you've dreamed of for years. Sunrooms are a delight, to be...

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Remodel Your Garage for More Living or Working Space

Posted by Laura Firszt | May 17, 2015

You don't have to sign up for a pyramid scheme to get more … more living space, more room to work, or even more cash. As a homeowner, you may have an important, underused asset...

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Does a Brand New Home Keep Its Value?

Posted by Laura Firszt | May 12, 2015

No doubt about it, a newly constructed home has tremendous appeal. Everything is fresh and clean, just waiting for you and your family to move in, and the finishes and fixtures are...

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Home Improvement for Baby Boomers

Posted by Laura Firszt | May 10, 2015

It was the Baby Boomers the Who were referring to when they rocked "My Generation" on the stage at Woodstock. (And if you have to ask, "Who the heck are the Who?" or, worse yet, "What...