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August 13, 2018
homeowners

Features that Make Your Home Harder to Sell

Investing in your home can often bring in big returns however not all homeowners have the same needs and style. What works for one family may […]
August 6, 2018
interior doors

Home Remodeling: Interior Doors

Your home’s interior doors can add style and compliment your existing features. They are the first impression your guests get when entering a room. They add […]
July 30, 2018
open floor plans

Is An Open Floor Plan Right for Your Home?

They’re everywhere. In fact, it’s one of the most popular home design trends ever. And almost every real estate or home renovation reality TV show involves […]
July 23, 2018
home technology

Home Technology of the Future (That You Can Get Now)

As much as we may try to avoid it, technology has become an integral part of our lives with most of us using some form of […]
July 16, 2018
natural disasters

How to Prepare Your Family & Home for A Natural Disaster

A Natural disaster such as a hurricane, tornado, or earthquake can cause millions, and sometimes billions, of dollars worth of property damage each year. Frequently displacing […]
July 9, 2018
kitchen countertops

Kitchen Countertops 101

Whether you’re remodeling a kitchen, building one from scratch or just ready to give yours a face-lift, kitchen countertops are a central part of the look. […]
July 2, 2018
porch and patio

Outdoor Spaces: Porch, Patio, or Deck?

Whether it’s spring, summer, fall or winter, it’s great to enjoy the outdoors, especially if it’s from your very own balcony, porch, veranda, patio or deck. […]
June 25, 2018
summer cleaning checklist

The Ultimate Summer Home Maintenance Checklist

Summer is in high gear and you most likely are too! Vacations are calling. Playdates are waiting. There are adventures to be found. Busy families don’t have much […]
June 18, 2018
deck

Outdoor Entertaining: Should You Build A Deck?

START ON YOUR DECK PROJECT NOW SO YOU CAN ENJOY IT ALL SUMMER LONG… The first step in adding a deck to your home is determining […]
June 11, 2018

How To Tell If It’s Time To Replace Your Old Siding

The siding on your home is it’s most prominent exterior feature and likely one of the first things a guest noticed when they pull up to […]
June 4, 2018
build an addition

Build An Addition Or Find Another Home?

Many homeowners eventually come to that daunting dilemma – whether to buy their dream house or transform their current home into that dream. Once you make […]
May 28, 2018
spare room

10 Fantastic Ideas for Your Spare Room

Trying to decide what to do with that spare room? Spare rooms are often forgotten and left piled with junk. Maybe you’re an empty-nester and have a […]
May 21, 2018
neighbors

How To Choose the Perfect Neighborhood for Your Family

How can you choose the perfect neighborhood for your family? If houses are like spouses, a neighborhood is like the extended family. But while you can […]
May 14, 2018
building a new home

How To Choose The Right Builder for Your New Home

Selecting the right builder for your needs and for the type of new home you seek is one of the most important decisions you’ll make in […]
May 7, 2018
storm damage in the mid-atlantic

5 Ways to Prevent Storm Damage to Your Home

As the days get longer and temperatures got hotter, the threat of severe storms is always present in the Mid-Atlantic region. In any season, storms can […]
April 30, 2018
kitchen remodel

Kitchen Remodel: The BEST Tips & Tactics for 2018

Now is the perfect time to consider a kitchen remodel in the new year. Cooking, baking, and entertaining can take a toll on your culinary space […]
April 23, 2018
building a home

The Home Building Process: Start to Finish

Breaking ground on a new home is more than exciting. It’s a once in a lifetime chance for you to make every last cabinet, closet, and […]
April 16, 2018
home remodeling skimp or splurge

Home Remodeling: Skimp or Splurge

Sooner or later you may join the millions of people who remodel their homes each year. Perhaps it’s at that moment when you realize that avocado […]
April 9, 2018

Home Maintenance: Top Must Do Spring Landscaping Tasks

Spring is officially here, which means longer, warmer days, bright colors, green grass and everyone’s favorite task: landscaping (well, maybe not). Although it may seem tedious […]
April 2, 2018
in law suite

Why In-Law Apartments Are A Hot Home Trend

The Popularity of In-Law Apartments? The popularity of in-law living arrangements has been a topic of discussion both at the family dinner table and in home […]
March 26, 2018
installing a basement bathroom

Basement Bathroom: To Add or Not To Add

Finished basements are one of the most popular renovation projects today and offer a great way to expand the living space in your home. Finished basements […]
March 19, 2018
the ultimate guide to home building and construction

The Ultimate Guide to Home Building (FREE DOWNLOAD)

Why Build A Home? That is the question on your mind if you are one of the many who are currently on the fence about buying […]
March 12, 2018
spring cleaning

The Ultimate Spring Cleaning Checklist

You wouldn’t be able to tell by the weather but Spring is just around the corner. So, break out the dust cloths and the storage boxes – it’s […]
March 5, 2018
siding

Siding Replacement: Is it time?

The single biggest change you can make to the exterior of your home is updating your siding. Because of the surface area and the skill set […]
February 26, 2018
eco friendly home

How to Create An Eco-Friendly Home

While you may not personally make a significant contribution to the greenhouse gases that damage the planet’s ozone, each of us still play an important role […]
February 19, 2018
save money on building your new home

How to Save Money on Building Your New Home in 2018

How to Save Money Building Your New Home One of the most frequently asked questions from our customers is “How they can save money building their […]
February 12, 2018
inviting home

10 Ways to Make Your Home More Inviting

Have you ever been to a place that is so inviting that you simply don’t want to leave? A place that’s so comfortable and relaxing that […]
February 5, 2018
hiring an architect

6 Questions to Ask Before Hiring An Architect

There’s no way around it, hiring an architect can be an intimidating task.  After all, you’re entrusting the design of your dream home to someone you’ve recently […]
January 29, 2018
organize your home

7 Simple Ways to Organize Your Home

ORGANIZATION. In many households, it is a four letter word.  I mean let’s be honest, home maintenance tasks and cleaning aren’t exactly at the top of […]
January 15, 2018
how to increase the value of your home

Increase The Value of Your Home in 2018

For most people, your home is likely your largest personal investment. And while upkeep on your personal investments is generally a good idea, when it comes […]
January 1, 2018
home building

The Ultimate List of Home Building Tips

The home building process can be difficult and time consuming. It’s hard to know what to expect or what you need to do. One way to prevent […]
December 25, 2017
home improvement and remodeling

The Ins & Outs of Remodeling Your Home

With another New Year just around the corner, there’s sure to be a lot of talk about making big changes in your life, both literally and […]
December 18, 2017
water faucet

How to Cut Water Costs & Improve the Environment

Most of us give little thought to how much water we use. Compared to other utilities, like heating, water costs are relatively inexpensive for homeowners. And […]
December 11, 2017
ways to add more space in your home

Creative Ways to Add More Space in Your Home

Sometimes it seem as if you’ll never have enough space no matter what size your home is. Whether it be your children’s toys or unpacked boxes from […]
November 13, 2017
winter weather damage

How to Avoid Winter Weather Damage to Your Home

It’s coming folks! Winter weather is on its way! Winter on the East Cost is not only cold; it’s long and sometimes brutal. It can also […]
September 11, 2017
smart home technology

Smart Home Technology: Your Questions Answered

If you’ve been doing your homework in preparation for your home renovation project, you’ve likely come across a lot of information regarding smart home technology. Compared […]
June 19, 2017

6 Home Building Technologies That Will Influence The Industry

Residential construction isn’t exactly known for being at the forefront of innovation. With that said, it would be nearly impossible to find anyone who isn’t using some […]
June 19, 2017

6 Home Building Technologies That Will Influence The Industry

Residential construction isn’t exactly known for being at the forefront of innovation. With that said, it would be nearly impossible to find anyone who isn’t using some […]
September 11, 2017
smart home technology

Smart Home Technology: Your Questions Answered

If you’ve been doing your homework in preparation for your home renovation project, you’ve likely come across a lot of information regarding smart home technology. Compared […]
November 13, 2017
winter weather damage

How to Avoid Winter Weather Damage to Your Home

It’s coming folks! Winter weather is on its way! Winter on the East Cost is not only cold; it’s long and sometimes brutal. It can also […]
December 11, 2017
ways to add more space in your home

Creative Ways to Add More Space in Your Home

Sometimes it seem as if you’ll never have enough space no matter what size your home is. Whether it be your children’s toys or unpacked boxes from […]