Recent Remodeling Articles


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3 Little Words Homeowners Love to Hear … and Why

Posted by Laura Firszt | Jun 15, 2016

Owning your own home is a dream fulfilled … but it can also turn into something of a nightmare at times. Maintenance, repairs, renovations, fix this, replace that! The upkeep...


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Find a Great Contractor and Let the World Know!

Posted by Laura Firszt | May 09, 2016

“I found a reliable contractor who got the job done right … on time and on budget. We couldn’t be more pleased.” That’s the dream ending to a home remodel...


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How Much Should You Pay For a House?

Posted by Laura Firszt | May 04, 2016

$75,000? $150,000? $460,000? $999,000? You’ve found a house that you love. Now it’s just a question of negotiating a price you can live with. How much should that be? Well,...


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Kitchen Remodel Measurements, Facts, and Figures

Posted by Laura Firszt | Mar 14, 2016

Are you dreaming of a gorgeous, functional kitchen remodel? Good for you! Dreaming is an important first step in clarifying -- and eventually achieving -- your goals. Just be sure...


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Women and Home Improvement: Recommended Resources

Posted by Laura Firszt | Mar 08, 2016

"I am woman, hear me roar ..." went the 1970s hit song by Helen Reddy, whose iconic lyrics encouraged the empowerment of the female half of the population. Nowadays, that message could...