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Reinvent Your Home With An Addition
Written by Elizabeth Wood
Editor In Chief, United Home Improvement

If you're like most homeowners, you are constantly thinking of ways to enhance your living space. Whether it is a remodel or that addition you always dreamed about. Re- designing your kitchen, bathroom or basement, building a sunroom, adding a garage addition, and building a second level to your home are all possibilities. By investing in a remodel or home addition, you are not only enhancing your living space, but also adding to the resale value of your home.

It's no lie, home remodels and addition projects are expensive investments. For this reason, it is imperative that you put careful planning into your design so that you don't make any costly mistakes or get ripped off by a contractor. It is important to visualize your remodel or addition on paper first and then find out how much your project will cost before you get a full set of construction drawings.

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One of the most important, yet daunting decisions to be made during a home building or remodeling project involves selecting the right professionals. It is a known fact that the more time you put into planning and selecting

the professionals, the less amount of problems you will run into during the process. Depending on the size and difficulty of your project, you may choose to work with a number of different professionals. In today's world of home improvement, there are several unique design professionals that should be carefully interviewed for your project. You may find... more

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Before you can enjoy your new custom built home, remodel, or addition, you must take the precious time to create a set of custom home floor plans. Make note, it is not an easy task. Floor plans involve picking out the dimensions, electrical plans, placement of walls,

the window locations, and thousands of other details. It is important to be satisfied with the size, features, and layout. Prior to building a new home or remodeling an existing architecture, it is crucial that you take the time to critique your floor plan. This step is imperative because floor plans determine the quality of your home. Important aspects of your home... more




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