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Three Questions to Ask Before Investing in a New Home Addition

June 17, 2019 8:19 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

We recently had some clients come in for a home remodeling consultation and the first thing they said was, “We love our home, but it’s just getting too small for us. It doesn’t really fit our family or our lifestyle anymore.” As a local contractor with expertise in building home additions in Birmingham, AL, we hear this type of comment a lot. Home additions offer people the luxury of staying where they are, while also getting the additional space they need. However, a lot goes into a new home addition, so before you start knocking down walls, here are a... View Article


Improve Your Outdated Kitchen with These Home Improvement Tips

May 31, 2019 10:06 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

A kitchen remodel is one of the most significant home improvement jobs you can take on in terms of scope and price. Therefore, it is extremely important that you plan the project as thoroughly as possible, getting a sense of exactly what you want before you start moving forward with demolition. Here are a few tips that can help you make sure you get through the process of kitchen remodeling in Birmingham, AL as smoothly as possible. Let professionals handle the job It might be tempting to try to take on a big job like a kitchen remodel yourself in... View Article


Top Remodeling Trends for Decks This Summer

May 17, 2019 10:06 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Your deck is an important part of your house. Not only does it provide you with some extra functional space for the purpose of entertaining friends and family, but when kept in good condition it can also add a fair amount of value to your home. Of course, decks require a bit of maintenance to be kept in that good condition. If you have a wooden deck, for example, you may need to refinish it every several years. You might also seek to take on some more thorough remodeling jobs with your deck so you can get the kind of... View Article


What You Need to Know About Building a Deck

May 10, 2019 2:11 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Adding a deck or expanding your current one is a great way to add value to your home while creating a space to entertain friends and family. Though we don’t always recommend it (particularly if you’ve never built anything before), deck building can be a DIY project. That said, there are some things to keep in mind when it comes to decking in Birmingham, AL. Here’s what you need to consider when building a deck by yourself. Know your codes: First, look up your area’s regulations for building a deck. You may have HOA or city restrictions that say how... View Article


How to Choose the Right Roofing Contractor in Birmingham, AL

April 27, 2019 2:11 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Some minor roofing projects, such as replacing a few shingles, can be done by yourself as long as you have the right tools and safety equipment. However, most of them need to be performed by a roofing contractor in Birmingham, AL. But who should you hire to complete these big roofing projects? There are tons of roofing companies in town who all claim to offer similar services and who all seem perfectly competent from the looks of it. The problem is, that’s not always the case. As with any industry, there are some contractors out there who are much better... View Article