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Home Improvement Financing: What Are My Options?

August 11, 2020
kitchen remodel

Your home is probably one of your most important assets, so investing in it with a remodel or addition is a great way to add value. But what’s the smartest way to pay for those renovations? Here a few of the best home improvement financing options. Home equity loan or line of credit Owning a…

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Contractor Red Flags: 8 Warning Signs to Watch Out For

August 8, 2020
home remodel

Choosing the right — or wrong — contractor to work on your home remodel or addition can be the difference between a successful project and one that flounders. Here are 8 contractor red flags to look for when selecting one for your next project. 1. Few or no reviews When was the last time you…

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How Much Does a Tile Shower Cost?

August 6, 2020
Sellwood-Moreland Master Bath Remodel

With all of the fixtures and finishes available these days, your bathroom can be functional while truly reflecting your lifestyle. And the centerpiece of many bathrooms is a large tile shower. But how much does a tile shower cost? Increasingly, we’re seeing clients shift away from large alcove and sunken jetted tubs for new larger…

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How Do I Accurately Estimate My Home Remodeling Costs?

August 5, 2020
Sherwood Kitchen Remodel

Whether you want to update your kitchen, redo your bathroom, finish a basement or do some other home renovations, budgeting for a remodel can be tricky. Here are 3 ways to help you determine your home remodeling costs. Step 1. Create a basic level-set budget In order to get an idea of what your home…

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