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November 1, 2019
buying appliances

Home Remodeling: Buying Appliances

Did you know that January can be one of the best times of the year to buy appliances?  Once the New Year arrives, appliances from the […]
October 1, 2019
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 […]
September 1, 2019
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. […]
August 1, 2019
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 […]
July 1, 2019
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 […]
June 1, 2019
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 […]
May 1, 2019
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 1, 2019
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 […]
March 4, 2019
finished basement

Can A Finished Basement Add Value To Your Home?

Basements have often been thought of as children’s play areas or for additional storage use. However, these days they have been transformed into so much more.  […]
February 4, 2019
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 […]
January 28, 2019
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 […]
January 21, 2019
kitchen remodel

Kitchen Remodel: The BEST Tips & Tactics for 2019

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 […]
January 7, 2019
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 […]
December 17, 2018

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 […]
December 10, 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 […]
December 3, 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 […]
November 19, 2018
save money on building your new home

How to Save Money on Building Your New Home in 2020

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 […]
November 12, 2018
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 […]
November 5, 2018
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 […]
October 29, 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 […]
October 15, 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 […]
October 8, 2018
how to increase the value of your home

Increase The Value of Your Home in 2019

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 […]
October 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 […]
September 24, 2018
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 […]
September 17, 2018
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 […]
September 10, 2018
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 […]
September 3, 2018
fall cleaning

The Ultimate Fall Cleaning & Maintenance Checklist

Back to School and the Fall season are just around the corner and, for many, that means a mad dash to finish projects around the home. […]
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 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 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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
December 17, 2018

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 […]
January 7, 2019
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 […]
January 21, 2019
kitchen remodel

Kitchen Remodel: The BEST Tips & Tactics for 2019

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 […]
January 28, 2019
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 […]