Recent Remodeling Costs Articles


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What A Digital Home Inventory Is And Why You Need One

Posted by Laura Firszt | Nov 29, 2016

Time was, a safe deposit box at the bank was THE place to store important documents like the deed to your house and your home insurance policy. Folks also used dial telephones and...


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Stone Countertops Add Amazing Kitchen Remodel Style

Posted by Laura Firszt | Nov 27, 2016

Are you planning to remodel your kitchen? Then you have a lot of decisions ahead of you. One of the most important is selecting the right countertop material. Kitchen countertops...


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The Dark Side of Home Improvement

Posted by Laura Firszt | Oct 31, 2016

Home improvement. It’s become an American obsession, judging by the popularity (and sheer numbers) of home improvement-themed TV shows like “This Old House,” “Fixer...


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Real Estate: When Only One Partner Wants to Move

Posted by Laura Firszt | Sep 21, 2016

The couple's tension could have been cut with a knife. She wanted to sell; he didn’t. I was viewing a condo for sale, the lower half of a duplex which included an unfinished...


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DIY Home Improvement the No-Regrets Way

Posted by Laura Firszt | Sep 11, 2016

Doing your own home renovations and repairs may sound like a great idea, but do-it-yourself doesn’t always work out quite the way we’d like it to. Make sure you don’t...


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Back-to-School Home Improvement: Get Your House in Gear

Posted by Laura Firszt | Aug 16, 2016

Where did the summer go? It seems like the end-of-school party was just yesterday, and now all of a sudden we’re getting ready to send the kids back to class. While you busy yourself...


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Write a Contract with a Home Improvement Contractor

Posted by Laura Firszt | Jun 22, 2016

Home improvement can be a complicated business, especially if you are getting extensive remodeling or major plumbing or electrical work (such as whole-house re-piping or rewiring) done....


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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...