1. Home Decor: The 90’s are making a comeback!

    Design trends just like fashion will come and go.  Trends will fluctuate in and out every 20 years or so which can be advantageous to those remodeling.  The current design trends coming back into style for 2016 are from the 1990’s.  We at HSD see a lot of 1990 homes being remodeled so if budget is a concern we can still utilize some of the trends below with a more modern look to create your n…Read More

  2. Remodeling: Change Orders Need Not be Feared

    For homeowners who haven’t lived through a remodeling project but who have heard their neighbors and friends’ horror stories, the term “change order” has a pretty lousy connotation, right up there with “no-show contractor” and “limited warranty.”  But these documents, which record changes in the contract between the client and the contractor, need not be feared. To be honest, a re…Read More

  3. Cost of Remodeling: Items That Will Affect the Cost a Home Remodel

    One of the most important aspects to remodeling is knowing, and controlling, your budget. There are so many variables that go into determining the cost of a project. Here are a few things that will affect the cost of remodeling: Size and scope of your project. Project cost will vary depending on your location, the size of the room, and what features or options you choose. However, square footage a…Read More

  4. Remodeling: Prepare for the Unexpected

    It is always important when preparing for a home remodeling project, to be ready for the unexpected. By preparing yourself for issues that were not anticipated, you can stay one step ahead. It is also recommended to include extra in your time frame and budget should any unforeseen issues arise. Some examples of issues that could be found: Uncovering wiring that has been Jerry-rigged inside the wal…Read More

  5. Basement Remodel: How to Get the Most Out of Your Interior Living Space

    As the fall season approaches we turn our focus to the inside of our homes. Maybe you have been talking about doing it for years now or maybe this will spark an idea, either way now is the perfect time to start thinking about turning your dark cluttered basement into a comfortable and functional space your family and guests will enjoy for years to come.  If it’s the ultimate basement with all t…Read More