Posted on 2/13/2017 4:00 AM By CT Construction
If you've vowed to make this your very last winter without a garage, congratulations! Adding a spacious new garage – or expanding your old one – is a great project for Minnesota homeowners to consider to add comfort and convenience to their homes while increasing the resale value of their properties. With careful thought and a great design, you can maximize your storage space and even add a room for a growing family or passion project.
Posted on 12/12/2016 4:00 AM By CT Construction
Some projects around the house may be a do-it-yourself way to improve the house while enjoying the use of knowledge and tools to perform maintenance or upgrades. Some people don't enjoy such chores and prefer to hire a contractor. For those people who do in fact enjoy such things, there are still times you need to hire a contractor. Sometimes the need is based on the fact a particular job requires a specialty tool which is cost preventive to buy for a single use, other times there may be a job you aren't familiar with or fully understand how to conduct, or it may be a matter of not having the time to do it.
Posted on 11/14/2016 4:00 AM By CT Construction
A custom-built home is a dream for a lot of people who own homes. If you are in the throes of building a home, then you want to make the best of it. To enhance your home, opt for upgrades now, instead of later to save money and improve your quality of life as soon as you move in. Learn what to include in your custom-built home by observing the renovations people make to existing home.
Posted on 10/17/2016 4:00 AM By CT Construction
When you moved into your home, you probably thought it was perfect for you, and it was -- at least for that stage in your life. Perhaps you are like many homeowners and you have come to realize that you simply need more room. While many people immediately think of more room in terms of additional bedrooms, this one-size-fits-all solution isn't going to work for everyone's case. Instead of selling your home and upgrading to more bedrooms, consider the alternatives below.
Posted on 9/12/2016 4:00 AM By CT Construction
The world of home remodeling is big, but every change-up needn’t break your bank. A lot of energy efficient home additions are out there, and each offers a wealth of benefits to homeowners seeking a new style. If you haven’t yet, check out the five biggest, boldest energy saving options below. Each offers something unique, and each guarantees extra money in your pocket when the utility bill comes around.
Posted on 8/15/2016 4:00 AM By CT Construction
Nothing is as exciting as a new house. It's typically the biggest expenditure you've ever made and something you've been saving for over the course of years. You evaluate options in search of the perfect home for you and your family which suits your lifestyle and style preferences. Some people love the historic architecture of an old house and are willing to fix it up to modern standards while others would rather start with a new house custom built to their needs. Most people can appreciate both styles and consider the advantages and disadvantages of each.
Posted on 7/11/2016 4:00 AM By CT Construction
The porch you choose for your home can make your home stand out, or it can be an eyesore. Porches are more than a way to remain dry from the rain. Many families like to sit on their porches and enjoy their surroundings. If you desire a new porch in addition to your remodeling project, you should keep the function of your porch in mind when you develop the design.
Posted on 6/13/2016 4:00 AM By CT Construction
There are plenty of reasons you may need to hire a contractor to conduct home renovations. Perhaps you found a great deal on a house knowing it needed renovations, or perhaps you found the perfect layout design that doesn’t have the interior features you prefer. When grown children move out, you may want to repurpose space they used while living there. It may simply be you live in an older home and want to upgrade it to modern standards, or you want to add space for entertaining or to designate room for a particular hobby you enjoy. These are all good reasons and quite common to conduct renovations.
Posted on 5/16/2016 4:42 AM By CT Construction
Over the course of their life, most homes go through several phases of renovations and additions. It might be you found a great deal on a home knowing it needed some care and work to become your dream home. Otherwise you may have a bundle of joy on the way, or as children reach their teenage years you realize they need their own space, or elderly parents may need to move in. Whatever your reasons, adding useable space to the house is going to help your immediate needs while adding value to the home should you decide to sell at some point.
Posted on 4/11/2016 4:25 AM By CT Construction
If you’re like most people, you’ve lived in apartments and houses which you knew to be temporary situations. The living arrangements worked for what you needed at the time, but you also looked at other homes and have imagined what your dream house would be like. As you progress in life and career, you start to think more about that dream home you plan to retire in and prepare to make it become a reality.