Posts By: K


Is Your Living Room/Family Room Your “Happy Place”?

In 2014, Houzz surveyed more than 6,000 homeowners and found that 87 percent of them said that home design directly impacts their happiness, and that 74 percent of those who took on a remodeling project are happier at home than they were before.

And which room has the highest “happiness quotient”? The … Read More »

Is it time?

One Big Reason You May Want to Remodel Your Bathroom

Why bother remodeling your bathroom? Well, consider how much time you actually spend there.

  • Over a lifetime, women spend 14,000 hours (that’s one and a half years!) in the bathroom brushing, washing, blow-drying, straightening, and curling their hair.
  • Reader’s Digest survey showed that men spend 3000 hours (about four
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Make sense for you?

Why Universal Design May Make Sense for You

It might be tempting to dismiss Universal Design as just another fad. The fact is that it’s a trend that’s grown out of homeowners’ changing needs. Here are three things that drive this design movement.

1. Adult Children Staying Home LongerRather than getting saddled with debt while they are establishing … Read More »

It’s both

5 Reasons Homeowners Remodel

If you’re considering remodeling your home, you may be wondering if you’re doing it for the “right” reason. The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) did some research into that topic. Here is what they found in a recent Remodeling Market Index report in which remodelers across the country rated the reasons their customers said they … Read More »

Keeping It Clean with Nate’s Custom Renovations

Nate’s Custom Renovations uses BuildClean dust control systems to keep your living space clean and livable. The BuildClean contains and eliminates up to 90% of airborne dust—to keep things comfortable for you and your family.

During your remodeling project, dust can get everywhere- on the floor, furniture, glassware, dishes, even your toothbrush. But dust is more than an inconvenience—it poses … Read More »

How long?

Talk About a Long Construction Project!

The Cologne Cathedral in Germany is the largest Gothic church in Northern Europe. The towers for the church’s two huge spires give the cathedral the largest facade of any church in the world.

The construction of the cathedral began in 1248 – 244 years before Columbus discovered America – and it took 632 years … Read More »

Fall in love with your home again


It’s February – the month we celebrate Valentine’s Day. If you need help falling in love with your home again, let’s talk! Reach out anytime – we’re here to help.


There’s More to a Great Family Room Than Just a Big-Screen TV.

The Family Room remains one of the most popular places to watch TV, movies, or play … Read More »

3 Things That Can Help


Happy New Years to you and yours! We hope you have enjoyed (and are still enjoying!) a wonderful holiday season.

Check out the article below for a New Year’s resolution you might actually enjoy making (and achieving) in 2017!


Making Real Changes for the New Year
(3 Things That Can Help)

If you really want to make a … Read More »

Thinking Ahead


It is easy to get lost in the flurry of activity during the holiday season. May you get time to take in the beauty and true meaning of the season and have a Merry Christmas!


What’s For Dinner Over the Holidays?

Let’s face it: Cooking and eating are a big part of our holiday celebrations. But what’s for … Read More »

The Old Saying


Unwatched Pots Can Be a Holiday Fire Danger

As we approach the holidays – be careful! Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, and Christmas Day account for more home fires than any other days of the year. 83% of those experiencing fires in their homes admitted to activities such as: disabling the smoke alarm, and leaving cooking items unattended to watch TV,

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