Category Archives: Hire a contractor

Bonus Storage Space – The Attic

Listen to anyone who has moved from one house to another and they sound like born again zealots preaching that they will never again accumulate stuff they don’t need or want.  We’re guilty of being in that crowd despite our … Continue reading

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Timing is Everything with a DIY Project

When a neighbor asked me how long she should schedule to remodel her bathroom before a family party I was quick to respond “as long as it takes.” I’ve learned that a carved in stone deadline (like an anniversary) is … Continue reading

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Bonus Storage Space – The Attic

Listen to anyone who has moved from one house to another and they sound like born again zealots preaching that they will never again accumulate stuff they don’t need or want.  We’re guilty of being in that crowd despite our … Continue reading

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Remodeling on the Upswing

The latest LIRA (Leading Indicator of Remodeling Activity) report is optimistic about the growth of remodeling in the U.S. That’s good news for home buyers and seller, and the remodeling industry in general.  The LIRA report is the study of national … Continue reading

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