Blogs from August 2014
Planning a home renovation or improvement project is exciting; developing a vision, discussing options with the contractor – the possibilities can seem endless. However, depending on the scope of the project, figuring out how to finance the venture may present more of a challenge. Just...READ MORE >
While it sure would be nice to have a bathroom large enough for a whirlpool tub, shower, double sinks and a sitting area, the reality is bathrooms are often smaller. Just because the square footage might not be there doesn’t mean you have to feel dated or boxed in.
There are several...READ MORE >
For our purposes, we will look at the best choices for the New England region. These projects are estimated to recoup at least 85 percent of the cost.
Bang for your Buck
Attic BedroomMake use of unused attic space by adding a bedroom and shower. Adding windows and carpet will let light flow in and give the room a true home feel. Proper insulation is key to protecting the area from heat in the summer and the winter cold. With an estimated price tag of $51,621 and resale value of $44,732, you can plan on recouping 87 percent of your initial investment.
Wood Deck ReplacementUse pressure-treated deck materials to ensure a solid... READ MORE >
It’s been said that kitchens are the heart of the home. This is one of the reasons we love bringing new life to them through remodeling. Kruse Home Improvement has been working on a kitchen in East Hartford that is in the final phases of construction.
We were tasked with updating the...READ MORE >