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Top 10 Things to Know Before Hiring a Contractor

  1. Know What You Want

As the owner of the property, you drive the process and make the decisions. This does not mean you have all the answers on what materials to use or how to build the product. It means you should have a clear vision of what you want the finished product to look like and its purpose! Is it for entertaining, storage, or usable space? What amenities are important to you? Be sure to have clarity on your goals for the space before hiring a contractor to help with design.

Outdoor Living Value

Outdoor Living, Is It An Investment?

So… you’re considering a home remodeling project but not sure which one will be best to increase the value of your home.  A fun place to start is with outdoor living spaces!  These types of projects could include elements such as decks, patios, pergolas, outdoor kitchens and more.  However, most people don’t want to spend a bunch of hard-earned money on outdoor elements unless they increase the true value of your home. Let’s discuss 4 different elements and help you understand what how they can help increase your home’s value upon resale.

Composite vs. Wood Decking

Composite vs. Wood Decking – Which should you choose?

One of the most important elements of your home deck project is what type of decking to use. There are so many variations of products to choose from and all offer different characteristics. We want to share the largest differences between composite and wood to help you make the best decision for your home!  Each material has its own list of pros and cons, see where these matters rate on your scale of importance. So, let’s dive into the main characteristics and differences between composite vs. wood decking.