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Thinking of Building a Dedicated Shop?

A dedicated workshop is a great addition to any crafter or builder's toolkit. There are many features that should be carefully planned to maximize the benefits of shop. The legal considerations should be taken into account first, as some areas have specific regulations and rule regarding shop size, height, and other metrics. The uses for [...]

By |December 6th, 2019|features|0 Comments

House Flooring: The Right Type for the Right Room

There are many different types of flooring to put in your house. Wood flooring is great for living rooms, dining rooms and bedrooms. Vinyl and tile is better for rooms that could get wet like bathrooms, kitchens, mudrooms and laundry rooms. Porches are exposed to direct sunlight and extreme temperatures and possible wetness so porcelain [...]

By |November 27th, 2019|features|0 Comments

Modern Farmhouse Is Officially Over—and Here’s What’s Taken Its Place

Recent design trends show that modern farmhouse style is losing popularity in favor of industrial farmhouse. Where modern farmhouse featured plenty of shiny stainless steel and white, industrial farmhouse favors burnished finishes, darker mixed metals, antique brass and walnut. Based on search popularity, black fixtures, concrete sinks and tin tiles are trending. In the kitchen, [...]

By |November 22nd, 2019|features|0 Comments

New construction with thoughtful design and incredible views

There is a new construction, which captivates with its beauty and creativity. The home is subtle, and relies on the tradition of an 'arts and crafts' home, with a touch of modern simplicity. Patterns are repeated throughout the home, and motifs can be found as you walk around the property. There is a certain architectural [...]

By |November 20th, 2019|features|0 Comments

New Architecture Trends for 2020 and 2021

Sustainable development is the most common trend present in architecture designs in 2020 and 2021. Asymmetrical forms are being seen industrial style construction through urban infrastructures. Partitioned walls are also being recognized as a trending design in 2020 and 2021, specifically as a way for residential units to promote multi-functional spaces that are large with [...]

By |November 15th, 2019|features|0 Comments

Building a Solid Foundation for Your New Home

Your home's foundation anchors the structure to the ground and holds the weight of the house. While a foundation can be constructed from many different materials, reinforced concrete is what is used for most houses today. Many homes across the country have foundations but in the Northeast, in particular, they are a must-have. And having [...]

By |November 13th, 2019|features|0 Comments

Choosing the Right Sunroom for You

There are different types of sunrooms to accommodate various needs and styles. Screen rooms make for a cheap sunrooms that are best suited for the spring and summer. Three-season rooms utilize glass windows instead of screens, and they are suited for spring, summer, and fall. Four-season rooms use more energy-efficient windows along with thermal breaks, [...]

By |November 8th, 2019|features|0 Comments

Foam vs Fiberglass vs Cellulose: Which Insulation is Best for My Existing House?

The proper type of insulation depends on a variety of factors, such as the location of the project, and the setup of the existing structure. When it comes to attics, the three main forms of insulation used are: spray foam, fiberglass, and cellulose. Spray foam is open cell, and it is considered to be an [...]

By |November 6th, 2019|features|0 Comments

8 Things to Consider When Designing a New Garage

When constructing a new garage, you want to ensure that the finished product compliments the structure of your home so that it doesn't decrease the value after completion. You will need to first determine whether or not you want an attached garage, or a detached garage. An attached garage is highly convenient, especially in adverse [...]

By |November 1st, 2019|features|0 Comments

How to Design a Kitchen

Designing a kitchen can be very overwhelming. There is fun in doing it but there is also a lot of work that goes into. Like anything, planning makes the process much smoother since you know what you're working with. Firstly the budget, you won't know where to even begin without that. Then figure out if [...]

By |October 30th, 2019|features|0 Comments