Navigating Zoning Laws for Accessory Dwellings (ADUs)

The high demand for accessory dwellings sparked by the 2020 pandemic hasn’t decreased. This can be attributed to the need for affordable housing, the changing dynamics of remote work, and the desire for multigenerational living. Many states have been slow to amend their zoning laws to keep up with the demand for affordable housing. Accessory

Choosing the right windows for your home or addition is an important decision that can greatly impact your living space’s overall look, feel, and energy efficiency. While some aspects of windows might seem obvious, today’s windows offer some pretty neat benefits you might not know. As cliche as it may sound, quality really does matter

Thousands of people take the plunge every year and transform their dusty, barely-used garages into beautiful living spaces. When done correctly, a garage remodeling project can be accomplished quickly and with few hiccups. You can experience safety hazards, fines, and costly rework if it’s not done correctly. Here are some things that you need to

Watch this video to see how it works.   Due to the coronavirus pandemic, many states have issued mandatory stay-at-home directives for the general public and nonessential occupations. In New York State, all nonessential construction has been ordered to shut down as well. Barring any emergency or municipal construction work, this pretty much puts all

Planning a Home Addition Like a Boss

If you want to plan your first home addition, this article is an excellent place to start. I’m going to teach you some things that you probably haven’t thought about. We will talk about: Prioritizing the important items Hidden costs and how to get around some Sizing your addition When should you hire an architect

When getting a quote for residing your home, removal and disposal of the old siding should be factored in to any quote you get from a contractor. Contractor quotes can vary wildly. That’s why it’s important to make sure that the quote you get includes removal of the old siding. Even though most reputable contractors

James Hardie’s ColorPlus® Technology offers a beautiful array of warm, cool, and neutral colors, engineered to last, and designed to complement your home and your landscape. In general, we find that most clients do honestly love the factory colors offered by James Hardie, but there are occasions where a client may want a very specific color

Cedar Siding vs Fiber Cement: Pros & Cons

We often get questions from homeowners who need to replace their wood siding and are trying to decide whether to stick with cedar or reclad the whole house with fiber cement. Both are great options for that traditional American look of clapboard or shingle-style siding. But which one is right for you? Cedar siding is

If your roof needs to be replaced and you can’t get any solid contractor recommendations from friends, chances are your friends will at least tell you who not to call… That’s because there’s no shortage of bad contractor stories… everyone’s got one. When hiring a roofing contractor, finding companies online that have good reviews can help narrow

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