10 Red Flags to Look Out for When Hiring a Contractor

Choosing the right contractor for a home improvement project isn’t a small decision. The stakes are high, both in terms of the costs involved and the impact a bad contractor can have on your quality of life. The risks of hiring an unreliable contractor are high. An unreliable contractor could stop showing up before the project’s complete, leaving your home (and your family) in a weird, messy limbo until you can find someone else to take over.

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15 Questions to Consider When Adding a Screened Porch

A screened porch is a great way to add more space to your home and give your family more comfortable access to the outdoors. But it’s not a small project to take on. Adding a screened porch to your home isn’t like adding a new garden or painting a room – projects you could probably tackle yourself over a productive weekend. It requires planning, a budget, and a thoughtful approach.

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How Much Should a Basement Finishing Project Cost in Charlotte

With the caveat that no blog post can provide you an accurate quote for the particular basement finishing project you have in mind, this one will supply a starting point for the kind of numbers you can expect to encounter when you start looking further into getting your basement finished.

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Should You Hire a Specialist or General Contractor for Your Deck?

Outdoor specialists will have experience building decks and porches, for sure. But plenty of general contractors will as well. And if you find a good builder that has years of experience tackling indoor projects as well as outdoor ones, they bring some unique benefits to the process.

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10 Ways to Keep Your Deck Cozy During Winter

You love spending time on your deck in the mild weather of the spring and the sunny days of the summer. But as the weather dips in the winter, especially during the cold nights, suddenly the space looks a lot less attractive. The deck is beyond the comforts of your indoor heater. You may be…

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