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Home Construction & Design


Building one's dream home starts with a plan, design, and budget.  Finding the right home builder to pull off the project is who another matter.  It's important to get multiple quotes from different home builders near you before signing anything.  Talk with local governments over zoning and other programs including possible rebates.  Always be sure to have the proper permits and insurance before starting any work.

Many folks work with planned developments so they are limited in certain styles or floorplan configurations, but custom home builders are able to produce home's from scratch with unique designs and elements that are envisioned by a professional architect.  An experienced home builder will be able to provide many details about the project and keep you informed throughout the process.

Professional patching the ceiling (Photo by Smspsy -
Ceiling Treatments
You can expect to pay an average of $800 on ceiling repairs, but the range varies widely depending on the extent of the issue
pen concept kitchen and living room with kitchen island, upper loft, and shiplap ceiling  (Photo by Ursula Page -
Ceiling Treatments
A shiplap ceiling can really elevate your space
Round mounted ceiling light fixture on a popcorn ceiling (Photo by PixelChrisy/ iStock/ Getty Images Plus via Getty Images)
AsbestosHandymanCeiling Treatments
The typical cost to remove a popcorn ceiling is between $900 to $2,840
A father measuring daughter’s heigh against house wall (Photo by Maskot/Maskot via Getty Images)
Ceiling TreatmentsDrywall and Plaster
Knowing what’s behind your plaster walls can make it easier to maintain them
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Ceiling TreatmentsPlanning a RemodelRemodel
Also known as sunken ceilings, coffered ceilings are three-dimensional ceilings, often in square or grid patterns, that can add interest and texture