Retiring on a budget can bring added challenges both for the retiree and for the rest of the family. But the good news is that with a growing population of baby boomers facing this same dilemma, modern technology and home building offer an increasing variety of options you can take advantage of right on your own property. Continue reading
There are plenty of great reasons to remodel a home. Remodeling a home can increase the home’s value, add much needed square footage and make the home more comfortable to live in. There are also other benefits to remodeling that you may be unaware of. Remodeling can greatly increase your home’s energy efficiency. This can be a major plus, especially if you are looking for ways to decrease your energy footprint. Here are a few things to consider when it comes to a remodel and your home’s energy use. Continue reading →
Do you need more space because your family is growing? Or did you recently buy a home knowing you’d want to add onto it? Whatever the reason, you’ve decided to add onto your house. As you start thinking about the project, you may realize there are a lot of details that go into planning a house addition. Start with a dream, then make adjustments to make it reality. Continue reading →
You’re about to invest in your home by replacing the roof. Not only does this add value to your house for when you sell it down the line, but it also adds curb appeal.
When it comes to replacing a roof on a historical home, you have new challenges but also fresh opportunities. As Better Homes and Gardens points out, a roof can comprise around 40 percent of your house’s façade. Therefore, you can use a new roof to give your old home a beautiful facelift. Choose the right replacement roof for your historical style home. Continue reading →