Fresh Spring air often brings on the inspiration of home improvement and design! Here is a compilation of my best blogs covering a wide range of topics that may be useful for homeowners this season!
Whether you are thinking of adding some energy-efficient features or simply need additional storage ideas, I hope this compilation serves as a good resource for you!
Home Improvement Articles
Value Increasing Energy Efficient Home Improvements
Energy efficient characteristics of homes are becoming quite the popular trend among homeowners. From insulation to energy-saving appliances there are a number of ways to add value to your home while saving energy at the same time! Check out this article for ways to do just this to your home!
Pro-Tips and Tricks for Installing Crown Molding
Installing crown molding is a quick way to add an instant face-lift to a room. It isn’t a difficult process but it does require some tips on how to get angles cut correctly and picking the right style for your home. This article serves as a guide for homeowners looking to install their own crown molding with professional results.
Roofing Options for Your Home
The roof is one of the most important parts of your home’s structure. This article covers the various styles, materials and prices of roofing materials. If your home is at an age where a new roof is in the near future, this will be an nice resource to begin the process.
Steps Involved in Finishing a Basement
Like attics, basements are also an area of wasted space in a home. Whether you are looking to add a playroom for your children or an entertaining area for guests, this article will guide you on the steps to finishing a basement. Armed with this article…and a few helpers of course, you will be well on your way to a beautiful finished basement.
How to Transform an Attic Into Valuable Living Space
An attic is one of the area’s of a home that is often wasted space. If your attic is filled with nothing but dusty boxes, you may want to take a look at this article for some inspiration on improving it! The process and design ideas for a finished attic are covered along with some photos of finished attic areas!
4 Basic Steps to Choosing Your Kitchen Layout
The kitchen is the hub of activity in a home. Cooking, eating and family time revolve around this one room. When purchasing a new construction home or improving an existing kitchen, the layout is the most important part! Here are 4 steps to picking out the perfect layout for your kitchen.
Skylights 101: Is Adding a Skylight for Your Home?
Having a good amount of natural lighting in a home gives it a warm and airy feeling. Skylights are one way homeowners can add natural light to an existing home. As with all things, sky lights do have their advantages and disadvantages. To find out if a sky light is right for your home read on in this article!
A Homeowner’s Guide to Flooring Options
Wood, laminate, marble, tile or carpet, the options are endless when it comes to flooring in a home. This topic covers the major types of flooring a homeowner can choose and the different situations they may be good for.
5 Steps to Choosing Your House and Floor Plan
Building a home is an exciting process filled with many decisions. This helpful guide will take the hassle out of decision making and get you to a more focused layout that is perfect for your family!
How to Design the Perfect Laundry Room
Let’s face it, most people do not like doing laundry especially in a small area that lacks functional design. Check out this article for different ways to spruce up, organize and add function to laundry areas!
A Guide to Hardware and Fixture Finishes
Hardware and fixtures may seem small in comparison to appliances and cabinetry but they can make quite a statement in the design of a room. Find out which types of hardware go best with certain styles and colors of a room in this article.
5 Stone Choices to Use in Home Design
Countertops, flooring and fireplaces are common areas of the home that can be designed with stone. Not every stone fits every situation or use and this article is a great resource to learn more about them. Marble, slate, granite, limestone and travertine are all summarized in this informative article.
One thing many homeowner’s complain about is a lack of storage in their home. This blog gives examples of 8 different under-the-stairs storage ideas. Equipped with a gallery of photo examples, use this as an inspiration for your next storage design idea!
Bonus Home Improvement Articles
Do You Want to Open Your Floor Plan? – Ideas, Money Saving Tips and More!: Wendy Weir
Beginner’s Guide to Home Remodeling Costs: Erika Lewis
Smart Tips For Home Painting Success: Teresa Cowart
How Do I Choose a Window and Door Company: Kehl Window and Door
Building a Deck, What You Need to Know: DIY Network
How to Design a Garage Around a Vehicle: Bob Vila
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Michael Roberts artfully combines the latest trends in home construction with classic elements to create an exquisite space for real families to enjoy. Licensed by the State of Georgia as a residential home builder, he thoroughly enjoys every aspect of the home building process. He offers an exemplary hands-on approach to his craft and insists upon working with his customers on a personal level to ensure complete satisfaction. Michael Roberts is a name synonymous with integrity, notable reliability, enthusiastic creativity, and award-winning design in the Coastal Georgia area. With high standards, and a detail oriented approach to home building, Roberts builds functional living spaces that make elegant southern opulence an affordable luxury.