Archives for June 2013

What are the hidden costs of redesign or remodel?

One think you quickly find out when you start a redesign or remodel project is that you generally find more to “fix” as you get deeper into the project. Old wiring that needs to be replaced, that leak several years ago caused more damaged than thought and that needs to be replaced or new ideas come … [Read more...]

Can’t find the color you’re looking for? There’s an App for that!!

I recently posted “How to Pick Your Paint Colors”….Well, there’s an app for that –Behr Paint has introduced ColorSmart by Behr™ Mobile which is available for iPhone, iPad, and Android. The mobile site mirrors the online site to find just the right color for your room. You will be able to … [Read more...]

Can a redesigned home in the Desert recoup the cost?

Can a redesigned home in the Desert recoup the cost?Of course, cost is regional and different areas recouped costs may vary, but you can at least see which rooms or redesigns give you more bang for your buck. According to REALTOR® Mag article on 2012 to 2013 Cost vs. Value: Curb appeal and … [Read more...]