“Help! Do I need a building permit for my home improvement project?” This is a question posed by many a homeowner. The simplest solution is to ask your remodeling contractor. In most cases the remodeling contractor takes care of the paperwork.
Kitchen Renovations – Update Your Kitchen for Your Family Is your kitchen stuck in the past? This renovation from our San Jose Remodeling franchise illustrates how updates can change the look and feel of the most important room of the … Continue reading
If you plan on green home remodeling, consider an alternative energy source such as geothermal. It seems counter-intuitive that a technology which depends on circulating liquid through pipes in the ground could be used to both heat and cool a house, but that’s exactly what a geothermal heat pump (GHP) or ground-source heat pump does.
When considering a green home remodeling project, think of the sun. Now is a perfect time to consider switching to a renewable energy source such as solar power. Many homeowners don’t consider solar because they think it too expensive, unreliable, or complicated. However, solar panels have improved greatly in the last 20 years. They are smaller, more efficient and reliable, less expensive, and easier to obtain.
Doesn’t it sound lovely to step out of a warm shower and reduce the shock of cold air with a fluffy heated towel? Heated towel racks sound like something you’d find in a spa or a high-end hotel. In fact, they are surprisingly affordable and have practical applications in conjunction with any bathroom remodeling project. Continue reading