Residential Room Additions

Residential Room Additions

Residential Room Additions Residential Room Additions are a great way to invest in your home! You love your home and wouldn’t dream of moving. It’s the perfect location, and besides you’ve made so many memories here. If only it had a sunroom, or a formal dining room,...
Winter Building Limitations and Opportunities

Winter Building Limitations and Opportunities

Here in the Midwest, winters can be both brutal and unpredictable! Cold, then warm, then cold again, snow, sleet, and freezing rain, it all contributes to a season that can make outdoor projects, and especially construction projects, challenging. But it can also come...
Post Frame Construction Basics

Post Frame Construction Basics

Not Your Grandfather’s Pole Barn Many people, when they think of post frame buildings, think of old style pole barns constructed with castoff telephone poles and timbers. And while this was true at one time, the construction method has advanced so far in the...
Working With Your Contractor; After Construction

Working With Your Contractor; After Construction

Today we are going to focus on the steps you should take once your project is substantially complete to ensure a smooth closing and transition. A few critical items will make a big difference for you at this stage. Final Walkthrough After all the work is substantially...
Working With Your Contractor; During Construction

Working With Your Contractor; During Construction

In today’s article, we will discuss some of the critical things you want to be sure to do while your project is actually underway. Following these steps will go a long way towards ensuring that your project flows as smoothly as possible. Scheduled walkthrough...
Working With Your Contractor; Before You Start

Working With Your Contractor; Before You Start

In this series we will talk about how to partner with the contractor you selected for your home improvement project. Knowing what to expect and how to work with your contractor through three stages – before you start, during construction and after completion...