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Project #10: Window Replacement Of Our Top 10 Renovation Projects For Return On Investment

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Replacing your windows is a good idea whether you are planning on moving or staying in your home. Either way, new windows will give you a great return on the investment you make. Depending on what region of the country you live in will determine your Return On Investment, but the National Association of Realtors  say that window replacement projects can return homeowners more than…

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Project #9: Deck, Patio, or Porch Additions Of Our Top 10 Renovation Projects For Return On Investment

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Need more living space in your home? Try looking outside! Creating more living space to your home can be challenging but a patio and porch addition is a great way to add extra space to your home. Adding a deck to your home is one of the best investments you can make to your home! In most cases, you can see a 100% return on…

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Project #8: Basement Conversion Of Our Top 10 Renovation Projects For Return On Investment

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The possibilities are endless when deciding what the extra space in your basement could be used for. The extra living space in a basement is commonly turned into an entertainment room, a playroom, an office or guest area. Converted basements are also great spaces for an additional dwelling unit for grandparents, a young adult or could potentially be rented out to create another source of…

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Project #7: Major Bathroom Remodel Of Our Top 10 Renovation Projects For Return On Investment

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The master or main bathroom in a house is not only a great place to increase the value of your home, it’s also a place where you can benefit functionally from an update. Adding new paint, flooring, sinks, tile, tubs, and showers can be extremely functional but also a place of great peace. For example, in a recent remodel, we added a picture window above…

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Project #6: Major Kitchen Remodel of our Top 10 Renovation Projects For Return On Investment

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As we had said on our previous Basic Kitchen Remodel article, the kitchen is the natural choice for a renovation project since it is typically the centerpiece for every home. It’s where families gather. So many memories are created with family and friends in this area. Creating a space that will facilitate these memories and the people you love most should be the goal with…

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Project #5: Attic Conversion Of Our Top 10 Renovation Projects For Return On Investment

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There is a unique space many may overlook when seeking ways to add extra space to their home and increase their “return on investment” (ROI) for the addition. This unusual space is the attic. There are some things to consider when you look at transforming your attic and it can offer your home several different functional spaces. Many of us have thought of an attic…

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Top 10 Renovation Projects For Return On Investment Project #4: Exterior Improvements

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Paint It’s all about first impressions! First impressions are not only important at a job interview, they’re also incredibly important when you are ready to sell your home. The paint color and condition of the paint is one of the first things a potential buyer notices. Not only does a fresh coat of paint appeal to buyers, but when caulking has been done with the…

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Top 10 Renovation Projects for Return on Investment Project #3: Basic Kitchen Remodel

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If you are looking to update your home, the kitchen is a natural choice to start with. After all, so much of the family time is centered around this area.  And the kitchen makes a huge first impression when someone comes into your home. The kitchen remodel should give you at least a 80-90% return on your investment (ROI) assuming you stick with finishes that…

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Top 10 Renovation Projects for Return on Investment Project #2: Basic Landscaping

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IS IT WORTH THE INVESTMENT? Of course, it is worth the investment! Landscaping adds value to your home. HGTV has made curb appeal famous. The average return at resale is 100 percent. Families that are house hunting will be more excited about a home if the landscape is well kept with green grass and some gorgeous flowers. With a little TLC your yard could make…

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Top 10 Renovation Projects for Return on Investment Project #1: Basic Bathroom Remodel

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Project #1: Basic Bathroom Remodel If you are looking to update your home and trying to determine the best bang for your buck, start with your bathroom. A basic bathroom remodel may give you a 100% return on your investment. It’s important to be cautious with your budget for the finishes. You can easily spend $15,000 to $40,000 on a high-end bathroom and you won’t…

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Top 10 Renovation Projects for Return On Investment

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Are you looking to update your home? It can be daunting to decide where to best spend your money and if you will see any of that money in return. Often times clients have to make choices between what they want updated, what they can afford and what will give them the best Return on Investment (ROI). In some cases, a project is completed because…

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Hiring a General Contractor VS DIY

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With so many videos on YouTube showing step by step strategies to update your home, it’s very enticing to tackle projects yourself. The fear of learning something new might be less daunting than choosing a contractor who you don’t have experience with. So what are some things to consider when updating your home and deciding to do it yourself vs. hiring a contractor? TIME  We…

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Off The Rack vs Tailor-Made

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Have you ever wondered why it seems that every new construction or flip house seems to have the same appliances, cabinets, tile and colors? Well, it’s because the builder or investor is speculating. Meaning, they are fully aware of the Pinterest and Instagram photos that consumers are desiring. Since they don’t know who the client is that will be buying their home, they chose finishes…

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How to Avoid a Bad Experience with a Home Renovation Project

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With the increased enthusiasm of HDTV, Pinterest and Instagram, awareness for home renovation projects is at an all-time high. More and more people are looking to update their homes with modern or vintage finishes. In addition to awareness for updating homes, the desire to remodel has also been increased because of the lack of homes for sale. In the Pierce and King county areas, there…

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Open Floor Plan in Gig Harbor – Kitchen Cabinets Installed

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Can anyone say wow! This kitchen will be incredible! Cabinets are almost completed. Crown getting installed in next couple days. Beautiful quartz counter-tops getting installed soon and tile back-splash right after. The island is 10×5 and will seat 6 people. This kitchen will be the center of the home and where the family gathers! Many memories will be created right here.

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Puyallup Rambler – Interior Paint

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It is so nice to brighten up this house with fresh paint. White ceilings and gray walls bring the house a much needed face lift. Popcorn ceilings are no more. Cabinets and counter-tops going in tomorrow!

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Open Floor Plan in Gig Harbor – Cable Rail Installed

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So exciting to see the progress! I love the contemporary look of the cable rail system. What an upgrade from the original. This home is so beautiful. The stain colors of the rail post go so well with the bamboo hardwoods. Clients are so excited for house to be finished!  

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Puyallup Rambler 3/1.5

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Excited to complete the restoration on this 1960’s Puyallup rambler. This house is on 1/3 acre lot in a quiet neighborhood close to shopping, schools etc. It features 3 beds and 1.5 baths and 2-car attached garage. It will have hardwoods throughout newly sanded and stained a rich dark color with completely new kitchen and bathrooms. New white cabinets with luxurious oversized crown molding, beautiful…

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Open Floor Plan in Gig Harbor – bamboo hardwoods installed

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This renovation is coming along nicely! Bamboo hardwoods are installed across entire living space! They are absolutely beautiful. And since we don’t have cut lines with other flooring types the space seems huge. This space will be incredible for the clients to entertain their family and friends. The cable rail system, base millwork and cabinets will be installed over the next few days.

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Custom in Ruston – Radiant Heating, Plumbing & Electrical

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This house is amazing! The views are breathtaking! Can’t wait for the clients to move in and experience the joy of living and entertaining in this home. The radiant heating tubes are installed. The rough plumbing is in and the rough electrical is in the final stages. Insulation and drywall are next!

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