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Aging In Place Remodeling for Bathrooms

Aging In Place Remodeling for BathroomsAs a popular room for remodeling, the bathroom in your home is one of the most-used rooms in your house, and it's important to create a comfortable and ergonomic space. If you or your parents are reaching an age where the threat of falling, reduced mobility, or other physical limitations have become a reality, your bathroom might need an aging in place remodeling plan.

What is Aging in Place Remodeling?

The concept of aging in place design is meant to enhance the safety, accessibility, and [...]

Choose the Best Contractor for Your Home Remodeling Project

Choose the Best Contractor for Your Home Remodeling ProjectWhen the size of your home remodeling project is more than you can handle in a weekend, it's time to start searching for a local contractor to hire for the project. If you've never worked with a contractor before, there are a few steps you should take to ensure that you choose wisely.

Characteristics like experience and reputation are important when you choose a contractor, but those features are essential for virtually any professional from a doctor to a lawyer to a teacher. One [...]

Your Exterior Home Remodeling Plan

Your Exterior Home Remodeling PlanThe exterior of your home is impacted by inclement weather and the harsh rays of the sun, and features like the roof, windows, and siding will eventually start to show their age.

With the right amount of attention paid to maintenance and upkeep, these features should last many years – or even decades – however, most exterior features will reach a point where replacement is the best option.

Here are some tips on keeping the exterior of your home in nice condition, as well as choosing the best time [...]

By |February 24th, 2016|Categories: Exteriors|Tags: |0 Comments

Luxurious Bathroom Remodeling Ideas

Luxurious Bathroom Remodeling IdeasWhether your bathroom remodeling budget is huge or tiny, it's fun to think about what could be with luxurious bathroom remodeling ideas. Even if you're not upgrading the entire space with a luxury-sized budget, you may still have a number of luxury upgrades available to you.

It's common to read that you should spend money on expensive faucets and hardware, but there are a variety of other luxurious features that you may want to also consider and that may make the most sense for how you use your bathroom.

Check [...]

By |January 17th, 2016|Categories: Bathrooms|Tags: |0 Comments

The Great Outdoors: Add a Deck to Your Home

The Great Outdoors: Add a Deck to Your HomePutting an addition on your home is a terrific way to increase the square footage your family enjoys, but there are some budget-friendly alternatives that you may want to consider.

Enclosed porches and outdoor decks not only add beauty to your home, but they also encourage your family to enjoy the outdoor air.

Worried that you won't get to enjoy your deck during an Indiana winter? Don't be! There are many features for your deck to keep you toasty in the winter and cool in [...]

By |December 23rd, 2015|Categories: Decking, Exteriors|Tags: |0 Comments

All About New Cabinets for Your Home Renovation

All About New Cabinets for Your Home RenovationNew cabinets are a popular feature of bathroom and kitchen renovations, and they also come into play during garage upgrades and other home improvements where an increase in storage space is desired. Today's cabinets span an incredible amount of materials, sizes, stains, and styles, and there's more than one way to replace or upgrade cabinets.

Here are some things to consider as you shop for your new kitchen cabinets.

Cabinets Can Represent a Major Investment

The look of your kitchen, bathroom, or any other space that features [...]

By |November 20th, 2015|Categories: Cabinets, Kitchens|Tags: |0 Comments

Local Remodeler Attends National Industry Education Event

Remodelers-Advantage-Technology-Summit-2015-Gettum-AssociatesPhil and Jason Gettum of Gettum Associates, Inc recently attended the Annual Remodelers Summit in Addison, Texas, presented by Remodelers Advantage, a top industry educator and consulting firm.

With only 400 seats available, the Gettum’s were excited to be able to join other top remodelers from across the U.S. and Canada to sharpen business skills and become a stronger and even more stable business.

These business owners were given the opportunity to choose from dozens of workshops and seminars giving them the ability to focus exclusively on the areas that they needed to [...]

By |November 13th, 2015|Categories: Events||0 Comments

Savvy Small Kitchen Design Ideas

Savvy Small Kitchen Design IdeasA small kitchen can make it difficult to prepare meals quickly, and it's also a recipe for disaster when more than one person needs the room. With a few kids or pets underfoot, your small kitchen could become a messy hassle and an obstacle course. However, there are several small kitchen design ideas that can help you create a more enjoyable kitchen.

Some solutions are easy to accomplish on a weekend and others usually require a call to your local contractor. Your kitchen space is supposed to offer [...]

Here’s Where to Spend Money on Your Kitchen Renovation

Here's Where to Spend Money on Your Kitchen RenovationYour kitchen remodel can completely change the look of your kitchen, or it can offer you a modestly updated space for your family gatherings. As you budget your kitchen renovation, it's important to spend money on the features that make sense for your lifestyle, and to avoid cutting corners where cheap materials may cost more in the long run.

Here's some budgeting advice and ideas on where to spend money on your kitchen renovation.

Simple Concepts for an Amazing Kitchen Renovation

If you're not a design [...]

By |September 25th, 2015|Categories: Kitchens|Tags: |0 Comments

When Is It Time for a Home Renovation?

When Is It Time for a Home Renovation?Over time, your home becomes a source of pride for you and your family. You make memories in your home, and you update and upgrade features over time to accommodate your family's changing needs.

At a certain point, those minor upgrades aren't sufficient, and it's time to think about a renovation. Here are some things to consider that will help you when and if you decide that it's time for a home renovation.

Do You Enjoy Living in Your Home?

A home that needs significant renovation isn't [...]

By |August 18th, 2015|Categories: Renovations|Tags: |0 Comments