Home Improvements and Modifications for Aging in Place

Original piece as seen on the Redfin Blog. August 20, 2020 by Julia Weaver Now more than ever before, we’re seeing more adults choosing to live at home as they grow in years, or what is known as aging in place, and maintain their lifestyle for as long as possible, rather than moving into a nursing home or assisted care center. In

Outdoor Home Modifications to Help You Live Independently

Attentions turned to our homes in a matter of days when governments across the world ordered citizens to shelter in place. We only leave our home for the essentials: grocery shopping, running to the bank, or exercise. Anything else – meeting friends for dinner, seeing a show, or vacationing – became a mere memory. With the change of pace, we’ve

Remodel Cost: What You Can Expect to Recoup in 2020

Contractor working to remodel room

2020 Remodeling Have no fear, remodeling is still here. Although the economy seems to be stalling, depending on which news outlet you listen to, remodeling is still valuable to homeowners. The cost to remodel is always a deciding factor for homeowners. If the return on investment is high, what other reasons do you need? The industry-leading Remodeling Magazine recently published

The Ins and Outs of Applying for Home Modification Permits

We’re talking about building permits. We recently heard a story on the news about a man with MS working to modify his home so that it was adaptable for his needs. He applied for permits to build and remodel his home to make it wheelchair accessible. However, the county was making the process long and arduous, delaying his ability to

Call in the Expert: Why Call a Pro to Install Your Stairlift or Chairlift?

Call in the Expert Do It Yourself (DIY) projects have become extremely popular in recent years. With Pinterest and YouTube as growing resources for these types of projects, homeowners have become even more independent. However, some projects still need the skills and knowledge of an expert. Some may choose the cheaper route and hire a general contractor. Although they may