Update While You Wait to Renovate

Renovations offer big results but often come at a big cost and can cause a big mess in the process. Luckily, there are a lot of ways to make some changes around your house while you save up for a major renovation or wait until a better time for your home to be ripped apart. Small updates can add up …

Kitchen Trends – 2019

The trend in kitchen design has been decidedly farmhouse for the past several years. Shiplap, subway tiles, and white cabinets have been dominating kitchen design for a while now but design trends are starting to move towards more color and making more of a statement in your kitchen. Here are some kitchen trends heating up kitchens in 2019. Colored cabinets Although …

Open Floor Plans vs. Traditional

Open floor plans, where rooms have no barrier or walls to separate living spaces, have been the trend for several years now. Most home renovation projects you see on TV involve removing walls to make older homes more open, allowing them to feel more spacious and flow better. But, open floor plans have some drawbacks as well. Let’s compare open …

Functional Home Design

When most people think of their dream home, they imagine what it will look like. Most don’t daydream about how well they will function in the space, but they should. Having a beautiful home doesn’t do you much good if you can’t get things done or relax comfortably in it.  Sleek lines and all white surfaces don’t always work out …

Outdoor Living Spaces

Florida’s sunshine and warm weather just beg for people to spend time outdoors. Creating beautiful outdoor living spaces can maximize your time spent enjoying the magnificent Florida climate. But, what kind of space is right for your home? Let’s compare a few different types of outdoor living spaces to help you decide. Porch A porch is an roofed extension along …

Medical Build Outs

When it comes time to construct a medical office, even highly experienced medical specialists need some help. Their specialty is in medicine, not construction or design. Turning to an expert in the construction of medical build outs will save time and money while designing and building a medical space. Experience Matters The perfect space or location has been found and …

Green Energy Options

Green with Envy: Building Energy Smart from the Start

Choosing energy efficient options during construction mode might cost a little more upfront but can save home and business owners tens of thousands of dollars in the long run. If you are considering green construction, take a look at these five ways it pays to go green from the start. Smart design Think smart design – this means considering which …

Brevard Business Growth: Why the Plan-Build Method Works Every Time

What is Plan-Build? Do you remember when shopping for groceries was an all-day endeavor? Separate stops were made for sundries and cleaning supplies, dairy, meats and produce … Yeah, we don’t remember that either. The grocery shopping process has since evolved. We’ve streamlined all of the above into one stop at the neighborhood grocery store, and life is better for …

What Your Contractor Wants You to Know: A Pre-Construction Checklist

Planning a large addition or luxury home remodel? Being prepared can help the process move more quickly, efficiently and help keep things on budget. Here’s a pre-construction checklist of what to gather and get ready ahead of time. Your most recent survey & elevation certificate This gives your general contractor an overview of your lot, public easements, property boundaries, elevation …

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Planning a Luxury Home Remodel? 4 Questions to Ask Yourself Before You Start

Have you started thinking about making improvements or renovations to your home? Perhaps remodeling your kitchen and bathroom or building on a new addition for more space and comfort? After three decades as a trusted Brevard County general contractor, we’ve learned asking the right questions is the key to helping people make the right decisions. Here are a few things …