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Merging Modern and Traditional Designs in Your Home

Renovating and remodeling historic homes, like those found in the M Streets in Dallas, presents a unique challenge to both clients and contractors- how can you merge both modern and traditional styles to create a home that’s perfect for right now? As we discuss each project with our clients, we focus on three key aspects of the renovation: layout, details, …

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Top Questions To Ask a Contractor: Part Two

If you’re in the process of recruiting a contracting company to do your next home renovation project, preparation is of the utmost importance. In part one of this series, we covered many of the pre-construction questions about contracts, timelines, and inspections. In the second part, we will be covering questions to ask about while work is ongoing, from staffing to …

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Top Questions To Ask a Contractor: Part One

Looking for the perfect contractor for your next home renovation job? Despite the number of companies out there, actually narrowing it down and finding a good fit can take quite a bit of time. Most of the time the journey begins with a Google or Yelp search, plus a Facebook Status to ask for recommendations from your trusted friends and …

Colorful and Cozy: 2019 Home Design Trends

The upcoming trends for 2019 can be summed up in just a few words: bright, cozy, and fun. Neutral colors will be accented with rich, natural hues. The focus on comfort means bedrooms and bathrooms are getting even more plush. And much to the chagrin of traditionalists everywhere, open floor plans are here to stay. Let’s take a closer look …

2018: Our Year in Renovations

2018 was all about referrals and repeat clients for us. Our happy clients referred us to their friends and family many times over and we spent the year building additions, remodeling bathrooms, and renovating kitchens. We pride ourselves on being one of the best home remodeling companies in Dallas and our project list full of repeat clients is a testament …

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Preparing for Your Spring Home Renovation

Want to break ground on your next home renovation project in the spring? The time to start planning is now. It may be hard to imagine, but the holidays are just around the corner. Next thing you know, it will be 2019 and thankfully, spring comes early to Dallas. This means that if you want to start working on a …

Reality Absent from most Reality TV Remodels

Love them or hate them, it’s almost inevitable that a home improvement TV show (or even a marathon of them) have made it to your viewing lineup. In under an hour, a drab home gets new life thanks to a kitchen overhaul, home addition, or bathroom makeover. Such amazing transformations make it all look so simple using striking before and …

Renovate the Right Way: Using Your Space Wisely

Though made of concrete foundations and brick walls, homes can be dynamic spaces that grow and change with you over time. If you’ve found yourself feeling cramped in your home or just needing an upgrade, it’s time to rethink how you’re using your space.  Flex that Floor Plan Some walls, just like some rules, are made to be broken (load …

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Home Renovation Ideas for Empty Nesters

You blinked, and the kids moved out; now you’re wondering what to do with all that extra space. It’s time to renovate your home to fit your new lifestyle. The open floor plan that suited you so well with little ones underfoot can be transformed into a beautiful entertaining space. The extra cabinet space in your kitchen that was filled …

How to Budget for a Home Renovation

In this age of instant information, it’s natural to look for shortcuts. Determining the cost of a remodel is one of those shortcuts people usually look for, and unfortunately that is one place where shortcuts don’t work. The square foot pricing method originated from homebuilding where it works very well. With homebuilding, you have all the same components every time …