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Why Doesn’t the Air Conditioning Reach the 2nd Floor?

It’s that time of year again. We are all making the decision as to when to fire up the old air conditioning system. Most of us are fortunate enough to have central air but not everyone is so lucky as to have two or even three zones. While having multiple zones of air does come…
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Formula One and Remodeling Have a Lot in Common…..

Recently we witnessed the 76th running of Formula One’s most storied race, The Grand Prix of Monaco. Celebrities and dignitaries were present for plenty of champagne and yacht parties. Prince Albert and Princess Charlene were in attendance and looking dapper as always. While the turbocharged, V6 hybrid, Formula 1 cars do not reach their full…
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Institutional Clients: Does Design-Build Work for Them?

Despite the fact that most of my adult life has been spent working in the residential remodeling world, I seem to keep finding myself working with institutional clients and their boards. This was never the case when I was a sole proprietor but I have now come to realize why; these clients simply require more…
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Home Maintenance Checklist

Reduce the Need for Costly Renovations with Annual Spring Maintenance Over the past two decades, we have visited thousands of homes across southeastern Pennsylvania. During that time we have witnessed homes in every stage of disrepair. One tip we share with homeowners for keeping renovation costs to a minimum is to keep up with regular…
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Design-Bid-Build? Only If You Have Time To Spare….

It has taken me 15 plus years in the remodeling field to come to the following conclusion: Design-Bid-Build is nuts! What is Design-Bid-Build, you may ask? It is an approach to a remodeling project that involves a number of parties, many of which you will be unaware of until late in the process. Sound strange?…
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