Increasing Your Home Value By Remodeling Your Basement

Increasing Your Home Value By Remodeling Your Basement

If you’re like most Americans, you find yourself looking for ways to create additional space in your current home. Many homeowners with basements decide to finish or remodel them to better maximize that square footage. Far from being a drafty place relegated to storing Christmas decorations and your furnace, basements are gaining a second life as vibrant family rooms, offices and even bedrooms for the kids or aging relatives (maybe even a man cave). There are many reasons to look at a basement remodeling project, but the best reason may be a surprise:  you can significantly improve the resale value of your home when you remodel this under-utilized space. Read more…?

Published by Kristen Hughes and tagged with: Tags: , , , , | No Comments

Tips to Know Before Renovating a Historical Home

Tips to Know Before Renovating a Historical Home

Renovating a historical home can be an exciting and liberating adventure, but there are some important things you should consider before you begin to renovate. Maintaining the historic integrity of the house is probably one of your main concerns, but there is more than one way to accomplish that. To begin with, you must decide whether you want to rehabilitate or restore, as this will guide your decisions going forward. Read more…?

Published by Kristen Hughes and tagged with: Tags: , , , , | No Comments