Recent Remodeling Costs Articles


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Millennial Home Purchasing Habits As Seen By An Atlanta Realtor

Posted by Laura Firszt | Jun 26, 2017

Networx interviews Kate Wright, Gold Award-winning broker at Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Metro Brokers, Atlanta. Read all about Kate’s experience working with millennial...


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4 Problems With Remodeling Contractors And How To Fix Them

Posted by Laura Firszt | Apr 20, 2017

Remember Goldilocks? Just as she searched for the perfect porridge -- one that was neither too hot nor too cold -- you are likely looking for a remodeling contractor whose work is...


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4 Potential Problems with Old Homes - and Why We Love Them Anyway

Posted by Laura Firszt | Mar 29, 2017

Either you love them to pieces or you just don’t get what all the fuss is about. We’re talking old houses – not just pre-owned, resales, or whatever they may be...


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Remodeling Bids – Is Bigger Always Better?

Posted by Laura Firszt | Mar 28, 2017

“Cheap is expensive,” Grandma used to say to you as a kid… and she was certainly right when it came to spending money on, say, a new pair of loafers. Cheap shoes...


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How Can I Afford Home Improvement And Repair?

Posted by Laura Firszt | Mar 22, 2017

Is there a contractor in your future? After a long hard winter, you might very well need a few fenceposts replaced -- or a whole new roof. Or perhaps you'd like to celebrate spring...


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12 Must-Ask Contractor Questions and Best-Case Answers

Posted by Laura Firszt | Feb 26, 2017

Are you about to embark on a sizable home improvement project? Whether you’re planning to remodel or repair, make sure you and your contractor are on the same page before any...


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10 Tips To Find A Remodeling Contractor You’ll Love

Posted by Laura Firszt | Feb 08, 2017

Happy Valentine’s Day! No, this isn’t a dating column, just a guide to navigating an often sticky personal connection – the one between you and the man or woman...


What to Do About a Sagging Ceiling

Posted by Mel Sherman | Jan 25, 2017

Look up. Is your ceiling sagging? A sagging ceiling is on its way towards collapsing, so it's best to deal with it before it does. If the ceiling comes down, it can cause serious...