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DENVER HOMES: Home improvement supplies will cost more this spring

DENVER (KDVR) — As the demand for home improvement continues to grow here in Colorado, you’ll notice the prices associated with the materials needed to complete such projects aren’t getting any cheaper. In the past year alone, home renovation spending has jumped 28%. According to Denver-based home improvement website Angi, since the pandemic began, the […]

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Get a head start on major home improvement projects in 2022, according to the Appraisal Institute

CHICAGO, February 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The Appraisal Institute, the nation’s largest professional association for real estate appraisers, today encouraged homeowners to focus on energy-efficient, safety-focused, work-accessible home improvement projects when they are looking to potentially improve the value of their property. “In today’s competitive real estate market, the Appraisal Institute believes that home improvement […]

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What is the difference between a home renovation AND a remodel?

Thinking of sprucing up your home? Renovation and remodeling are at record highs, with homeowners expected to spend $400 billion by the third quarter of this year alone, according to a quarterly study by Harvard University’s Joint Center for Housing Studies. Before embarking on a new project, it is important to understand the differences between […]

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5 NoVA Renovations That Will Inspire Your Own Home Renovation

Everyone knows that the heart of the home is the kitchen. Whether it’s sharing a meal with family or chatting with friends over the last dinner, this is the room that is filled with treasured memories. If you’re looking to make those future memories a little more stylish, turn to these kitchen renovations for tips […]

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Renovating your neighbor’s house seems like a never-ending saga. It is because it is.

You know house at the end of the street that has been under renovation for five years? You and your neighbors judge the owners. Don’t deny it. “The house isn’t even that big,” you say. “They could have rebuilt it four times in the time it took them to do everything they do in there.” […]

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A complete renovation of the house, floor by floor

A touch of color The owner’s existing mid-century table set an elegant tone for the dining room. Instead of glass globes, Proud House designer Megan Daughtry swapped in for a pair of Eos feather pendants by Umage. “We replaced all of his chairs with tactile upholstered velor options,” says the designer. “One of the things […]

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Atlanta home renovation by Dr. Jackie Walters: How much did it cost?

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How to Accept Uncertainty During a Home Renovation

Owners Logan Steiner and David Smith kept the style of their 1920s bungalow intact by refinishing the original fir floors and adding simple moldings around the windows. The vintage fiberglass table and mid-century credenza in the dining room pair well with the brass Ziyi chandelier from Visual Comfort and the light-up Eames chairs from Design […]

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Interior designers share the best home improvement ideas for 2021

How will you improve your home in 2021? Getty The relationship we all have with our living spaces has changed a lot this year. Looking ahead to 2021, it’s time to re-evaluate how we live in our homes. But if 2020 has taught us anything, it’s that the future is impossible to predict. However, the […]

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Home renovation for the pandemic

“People want to be ready. We weren’t ready in March and now we’ve had summer and are able to reflect,” said Alessandra Wood, vice president of style for Modsy, an online interior design service. “I don’t know if it’s a fear or an expectation that in the fall we’re still going to live this life.” […]

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Mobile home renovation ideas to make an interior beautiful

Mobile homes get a bad rap because they seem cramped and otherwise forgettable in terms of home design… but hey, it doesn’t have to be like that at all! While you can’t change the small footprint, you can certainly give the small interior a fabulous facelift. For proof, check out these mobile home renovation ideas […]