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Northwood Home Renovation: Kitchen Before and After Photos


One of our latest full home renovation projects included completely gutting a kitchen and reconstructing it, bringing it up to code and installing modern appliances, cabinets and counter tops.

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Water Restrictions Hamper Homeowners and Bathroom Remodeling Can Help


South Florida’s record-breaking dry season has prompted the South Florida Water Management District to restrict landscape watering to twice a week for 16 counties. Some balk at this, as they see golf courses and developments ignoring the rules –  trying to protect their landscaping investment. Many residents choose to ignore …

When gas prices soar, it’s time to go green


Gas prices have almost topped $4 a gallon in central Florida. Buying a fuel-efficient car or truck or taking fewer trips are some ways people are cutting back or going green. How do you “go green” with your home? Warmer weather is a good time to check for energy leaks. …

Rap to Renovate: Vanilla Ice’s Home Renovation Project in Wellington


Robert van Winkle, a.k.a. Vanilla Ice, has certainly reinvented himself. The 42-year-old who gained acclaim as the first hip hop artist to ever top the Billboard charts is flipping foreclosed houses.  His career switch has been documented in the DIY Network home renovation program, The Vanilla Ice Project, which originally aired …

Warmer Temperatures in Palm Beach County This Week


We’re glad to hear that our warmer temperatures are back.  The Palm Beach Post is reporting the first week of the new year to be warm days and cool nights, and nothing like last year at this time where we had a 12-day cold snap and the coldest temperatures since …

Need Bathroom Remodeling Ideas? This House of the Year May Help


Remodeling your bathroom can be a challenge so it often helps to get ideas from others.  This video shows a spa-like master bath in a wonderfully relaxing coastal home in South Carolina, which was House of the Year for Country Living Magazine. Tour this beautiful, state-of-the-art bathroom with editor Rebecca Thienes …

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Kitchen Remodeling: The Return of the Classic Kitchen


In an article in the August issue of Consumer Reports, it is reported that the classic kitchen – one without so much excess – is back.  Kitchen remodeling doesn’t have to mean that you need a huge kitchen, and one that features over-the-top design techniques and oversized appliances or walk-in pantries. “People …

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Buy Smart: Tips on How to Choose a Roofing Contractor


The roof is one of your home’s most important features because of the fact that it protects the rest of your home from structural damage and protects you from further expense and loss of home value. When it comes to replacing your roof, there are a lot of things to …