Homes built before the 1980s could expose homeowners, their families and others to asbestos possibly hiding in cement, floor tiles, insulation, walls and pipes. This helpful guide can help protect you and others from exposure.
Age friendly home renovation is on the rise, as studies show that most homeowners age 50 and older have a desire to stay in their own home as they age. Unfortunately, most U.S. homes weren’t built to accommodate the needs of the elderly. Here are a few things to consider when looking at age friendly home renovations.
While Hurricane Dorian wasn't as destructive for central Florida as we thought it might be, hurricane preparedness is still an important consideration this time of year. Here are a few ways you can protect your home and your family during hurricane season.
If you're looking for a quality home builder for your new home, remodel, or addition, you may be wondering where to start. And if you're like most people, your search will begin online. Here's what to look for making the important decision of choosing an established, reputable builder to work with.
Remodeling, in many ways, is the greenest choice you can make when it comes to upgrading your living space. Remodeling with sustainability in mind will allow you to reuse materials in your home that are already in place, minimizing the impact on the environment and improving your quality of life.
Even though the sunshine state still receives ample sun in the winter, the changing of seasons is always a great time to perform some routine maintenance and spruce things up around your home. Plus, since it's not blazing hot quite yet, being outdoors is still enjoyable.
Providing a relaxing experience, multi-featured spa-like showers provide a personal oasis for homeowners and design opportunities for builders.
While it's unlikely that we'll see any snow in Central Florida, there are still seasonal adjustments to be made to improve the efficiency and safety of our homes. Check out these Florida winterization tips to make sure your home is safe and secure this winter.
The Britton family had a choice to make: attempt to fix up the cabin that had been in the family for years or tear it down and build a new cabin. They pulled the grandparents, parents and kids all together and had a family meeting. The consensus? Fix it up!
Mary had grown up spending her summers at her grandparent's cabin on the Dead River Basin. Now years and years later (and a grandparent herself) she chose to start her own tradition with her kids and grandkids. She decided to tear down the old family cabin and build a new custom summer [...]