Remodeling Lessons from the Taj Mahal

Most of us don’t have the building or remodeling budget that Shah Jahan had. And we generally can’t afford to wait for 21 years to complete a project. There are, however some lessons we can pick up from this spectacular … Continue reading

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Three Important Documents for Your Home Remodeling Project

The Declaration of Independence and the Constitution were without question two of the most important documents in the building of our country. There are also some very important documents you should pay attention to when you’re remodeling your home. 1. … Continue reading

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The Key to Keeping Remodeling Under Control

If you’re thinking about remodeling your home you’re probably not considering anything that approaches the scope of what took place at the Truman White House. You may be thinking more along the lines of remodeling your kitchen, your master bathroom, … Continue reading

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Great results, on time, and on budget

May is also a great month for home remodeling.   For some homeowners, however, facing a remodeling project feels like the Mexican army facing the French army: They feel overwhelmed and ill equipped. That’s when working with a professional remodeler … Continue reading

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Everybody will cut you some slack

Two simple steps can help you choose wisely instead of foolishly. 1. Identify a Problem or Something That Needs Improvement: The whole purpose of remodeling is to increase the comfort and convenience of your home. First you need to figure out … Continue reading

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A brilliant person came up with this concept

More Than Hearts, Flowers, and Chocolates   Chances are that when you think of February, Valentine’s Day is the first thing that comes to mind. It’s a nice image: hearts, flowers, chocolates, and romantic dinners. It wasn’t always that way. … Continue reading

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Looking Back and Looking Forward

Even those of us who don’t write out a list of New Year’s resolutions tend to look at January as a time of new beginnings and fresh opportunities. In fact, January takes its name from Janus. In ancient Rome, it … Continue reading

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HOMEtrends Newsletter – vol30·june2013

The HOMEtrends Newsletter has arrived! HOMEtrends is a FREE informational newsletter for today’s savvy home owner. It is filled with tips, project ideas and information to make the most out of your biggest investment; your home. Please forward HOMEtrends to … Continue reading

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HOMEtrends Newsletter – vol29·may2013

The HOMEtrends Newsletter has arrived! HOMEtrends is a FREE informational newsletter for today’s savvy home owner. It is filled with tips, project ideas and information to make the most out of your biggest investment; your home. Please forward HOMEtrends to … Continue reading

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Aging In Place. The Smart Choice.

Did you know that according to a recent poll taken by the American Association of Retired People (AARP), nearly 80 percent of Americans hope to stay in their current home as long, and as comfortably, as possible. This hope can … Continue reading

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