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7 Expert Tips for Remodeling your Kitchen on a Budget

By: Kevin Ahern
May 3rd, 2017

Kitchen remodels are far more complex than remodels that take place in other parts of the house. Plumbing lines, the need for a functional layout, complex lighting needs and ventilation can make remodeling a kitchen more challenging than other rooms. The complexities of remodeling a kitchen can make this type of home improvement project more expensive than other renovations.

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Free Toolkit: Kitchen Remodeling Budget Calculator & Guide

By: Kevin Ahern
April 20th, 2017

Your kitchen is the heart of your house. In the kitchen, families come together to work, talk, enjoy food and share company. Kitchens may vary in size and functionality, but many modern homeowners share the same goals and desires for their kitchen. Spaciousness, efficiency, attractiveness and comfort are the most important features of modern kitchens. However, developing these features through remodeling can be a challenge. Break down the costs of your Kitchen Remodel and create a budget you can feel confident in with our free Kitchen Remodeling Toolkit Kitchen remodels tend to be more complex than remodels in other parts of the home, because the kitchen utilizes plumbing, ventilation, and specialized lighting to create a more efficient work space. Kitchens are also a hub for many major appliances, and therefore must be designed to accommodate those appliances.

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Home Remodeling Toolkit

See how you can get the best return on investment from your next home remodel by knowing exactly what to expect and how to prepare.

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Everything You Need to Know About In-Law Apartments

By: Kevin Ahern
April 12th, 2017

When it comes to residential construction in Connecticut, projects can vary from simple kitchen renovations to complete home remodels. However, as baby boomers age and increasing numbers of adult children move back home, many are opting to invest in separate, but attached living accommodations known as “in-law apartments”.

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Aging in Place Home Remodeling Guide

By: Kevin Ahern
March 31st, 2017

Now more than ever, seniors are opting to grow old in their own home rather than live in an assisted living facility.

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Pros and Cons of Having an In-Law Apartment

By: Kevin Ahern
March 30th, 2017

An in-law apartment is a residence located on the premises of a larger residence, often (but not always) for the purposes of housing parents and other aging relatives. Some in-law apartments are located in the garage, above the garage or in a separate structure. Often in-law apartments are located in the main residence of the property, sometimes in the attic or in a wing that is built onto the original home.

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Why a Home Remodel is Essential for Aging in Place

By: Kevin Ahern
March 20th, 2017

Aging in place is the goal of many seniors, because home is comfortable and relatively inexpensive. In addition, staying at home versus moving into an assisted living facility or nursing home means maintaining independence, freedom and comfort.

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Choosing Energy Efficient Windows for Your Home

By: Litchfield Builders
December 23rd, 2014

The following excerpt is from HGTV Remodel by writer Alyson McNutt English. This article explains that there are four factors to consider when choosing energy efficient windows: frame, glass, design and installation which you will learn about below.

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