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remodeling to acommodate an elderly loved one

When I invited my mother to come and live with my family, we had to make some changes to accommodate her. The changes that needed to be made were all within reason and were all required so that she could get around with her walker and eventually a wheelchair if need be. I hired a remodeling contractor to assist us with making the changes. I learned a lot while discussing what needed to be done and what it would take to get it complete. I created this blog with the hopes of helping other families that are considering making the same changes in their homes.

Wall Tile Ideas That Can Offer A Spacious Look

There are lots of things for you to think about if you're interested in putting tile on one or more walls of a room. While you'll want the tile you choose to suit the overall vibe of the room, it may also be important to ensure that the room offers a spacious look. You don't want the addition of the tiles to make the room feel small, particularly if it's already small in size. Read More 

3 Signs Your Asphalt Roof Needs To Be Replaced

Your asphalt shingled roof is a long-lasting and durable roof, but it isn't going to last forever. Damage can occur from weather-related instances, and you could be left with a roof that is no longer protecting your roof the way that it should. If your roof is damaged, it can lead to other damage throughout your home such as water damage in your attic, ceiling, or even in your walls. Water damage can lead to other issues and concerns as well, including pest infestations or mold/mildew growth. Read More 

Reinventing Your Space: Different Types Of Remodeling Services

Home remodeling services provide an opportunity to enhance the functionality, aesthetics, and value of your property. Whether you're looking to update a single room or undertake a whole-house transformation, there is a wide range of remodeling services available to meet your needs. Kitchen Remodeling The kitchen is often considered the heart of the home, and a well-designed kitchen can significantly improve your home's functionality and value. Kitchen remodeling services can include updating cabinetry, countertops, appliances, flooring, and lighting, as well as redesigning the layout to create a more efficient and enjoyable space. Read More 

Maximizing Space In Your Small Bathroom With A Walk-In Shower

If you have a small bathroom, chances are you're looking for ways to maximize the space. One of the best solutions is to install a walk-in shower. This type of shower requires less space than a traditional bathtub and can easily accommodate minimalistic design elements like glass walls. This article discusses some walk-in shower ideas you can consider while remodeling your small bathroom. Consider Your Layout A walk-in shower typically requires less space than a tub and allows you to use narrower or otherwise unusable areas. Read More 

Installing A Quartz Countertop: A Step-By-Step Guide

If you are considering a quartz countertop for your kitchen or bathroom, you'll want to know what the process looks like. Quartz is a popular choice for countertops because it is durable and low maintenance. It's easy to clean and has a classic look that many homeowners find attractive. Installing quartz countertops requires special tools and supplies, as well as careful preparation and attention to detail. Here's an outline of the main steps involved in installing quartz countertops. Read More