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Remodeling Projects: Gains In New Home Market Lift Value

Posted By on Feb 18, 2016 in Bathroom Remodeling, Design Build Remodeling, Home Remodeling, Kitchen Remodeling | Comments Off on Remodeling Projects: Gains In New Home Market Lift Value

Remodeling Projects: Gains In New Home Market Lift Value

Key Trends in the 2016 Cost vs. Value Report: Gains in the new-home market are helping lift the value of remodeling projects even as costs rise. By Craig Webb Bigger and more expensive projects, rising new-home prices, curb appeal, and energy efficiency all contributed to a slight gain in remodeling projects’ payback at resale, the 2016 Cost vs. Value report shows. All told, in 18 markets the local real estate pros said the average project would return at least 75 cents for every dollar invested. Half of those 18 are in California and...

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Love Your Bathroom: The Bathroom Remodel

Posted By on Dec 15, 2015 in Bathroom Remodeling, Home Remodeling | Comments Off on Love Your Bathroom: The Bathroom Remodel

Love Your Bathroom: The Bathroom Remodel

Having your bathroom remodeled is a very personal and important process. After all, your bathroom is probably one of the most important and most widely used rooms in any house.   The first step to a good bathroom remodel is to decide what layout you want. Picking a color scheme for the tiles is important, as everything else you install will follow. Once you’ve picked your tile, it is important to think about the overall aesthetic look. Will you keep the toilet seat and the sink, or get new ones? If you are getting new ones, make sure you...

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One of the Top 10 Remodelers on the Gulf Coast

Posted By on Dec 10, 2015 in Design Build Remodeling, Home Remodeling, Kitchen Remodeling Ideas, Licensed Contractor, Professional Home Remodeling | Comments Off on One of the Top 10 Remodelers on the Gulf Coast

One of the Top 10 Remodelers on the Gulf Coast

According to the Prime Buyer’s Report, Kiernan Remodeling and Design tops as one of the best kitchen and Bath remodelers in Florida. Here are the steps the Prime Buyer’s Report takes to determine their findings. Consumers use the Prime Buyer’s Report to avoid the scam, fraud, and businesses with low customer satisfaction. Independent research conducted by Prime Buyer’s Report editors includes phone call surveys with customers of local businesses, checks with state agencies on license and complaint history, verification...

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What Is Design Build Remodeling?

Posted By on Dec 8, 2015 in Design Build Remodeling, Home Remodeling | Comments Off on What Is Design Build Remodeling?

What Is Design Build Remodeling?

Design-Build is a method of project delivery in which one entity – the design-build team – works under a single contract with the project owner to provide design and construction services. One entity, one contract, one unified flow of work from initial concept through completion – thereby re-integrating the roles of designer and constructor. Design-build is an alternative to the traditional design-bid-build project delivery method. Under the latter approach, design and construction services are split into separate entities, separate...

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Remodeling a Foreclosed or Short Sale Home

Posted By on Nov 14, 2013 in Design Build Remodeling, Home Improvement Budget, Home Remodeling, Licensed Contractor, Professional Home Remodeling | Comments Off on Remodeling a Foreclosed or Short Sale Home

Remodeling a Foreclosed or Short Sale Home

Despite what has become common thinking, making a profit from foreclosed and short sale properties is far from being ‘easy money’, but if you know what you are doing, it is possible to get a good deal on a house, clean it up, and sell it for a good return on your investment.   Depending on the type of purchase and the circumstances surrounding the property and how it came to be available, there can be extensive repairs that need to be done. Of course, prior to purchasing a property, you will have done your due diligence; it’s important...

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Kitchens and Baths: Most Popular Remodeling Projects

Posted By on Nov 14, 2013 in Bathroom Remodeling, Home Remodeling, Kitchen Remodeling Ideas | Comments Off on Kitchens and Baths: Most Popular Remodeling Projects

Kitchens and Baths: Most Popular Remodeling Projects

Remodeling kitchens and bathrooms are two of the most cost effective ways to upgrade your home and get a significant return on your investment at the same time. Kitchens and baths remain the showcases of most homes, often providing the needed “wow” factor when the time comes to sell your property.   Mid-priced renovations of kitchens and baths remain at the top of the annual Cost vs. Value Report produced annually by Remodeling magazine and the National Association of Realtors. The report shows that remodeling these areas consistently...

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