4 Remodeling Mistakes to Avoid
Remodeling projects are a complicated undertaking. Careful planning can make the difference between creating your dream home or a construction nightmare. By avoiding these common mistakes, you can avoid costly problems throughout the project and down the road.
Housing and Remodeling Industries To See Steady Growth in 2014
The U.S. housing market is expected to make steady gains into 2014 after seeing prices increase by 13.6 percent in 2013. The spike in prices is the highest Americans have seen since 2006, when home costs were at their peak, leaving many wondering where the market is heading now.
Aesthetic vs. Efficient Remodeling Options: Why Not Do Both?
According to a survey by the National Association of Realtors, 53 percent of homeowners start a remodeling project within three months of moving into a new house. Remodeling offers immediate as well as long-term benefits to homeowners, allowing you to enjoy the upgrades now and while potentially adding to the resale value of your home.
Universal Design: Remodeling Trend for 2014
In 2014, more remodeling projects are expected to include elements of universal design. Whether residents are healthy adults, children, elderly individuals, or those living with disability or illness, universal design features make life easier and more convenient for use by everyone.