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Custom Built Rustic Wood Range Hood – Hicksville, Ohio

Custom Built Rustic Wood Range Hood – Hicksville, Ohio

Did you know that cooking is a major contributor to indoor air pollutants?  That’s why having a properly functioning exhaust fan in your kitchen is extremely important.  This old home was built long before these exhaust fans were standard, plus there was no existing cabinetry over the range in which to install a standard exhaust… Continue Reading

Custom Kitchen Cabinet Remodel – Hicksville, Ohio

Custom Kitchen Cabinet Remodel – Hicksville, Ohio

FUNCTIONAL and ATTRACTIVE KITCHEN UPDATE!  We removed and updated this 116 year old floor-to-ceiling cabinet for a variety of reasons.  Mainly, an upstairs bathroom leak had occurred at some point in the past, which left the old cabinet structure warped and twisted so that the doors would not close properly.  Modern oak cabinets were installed… Continue Reading

MasterCraft Steel Door Installation – Edgerton, Ohio

MasterCraft Steel Door Installation – Edgerton, Ohio

MASTERCRAFT steel doors carry an industry-leading lifetime warranty, and they are Energy Star Rated, featuring a high-density polyurethane foam core and aluminum adjustable no-rot sill. These are GREAT DOORS offered at a great price from Menards!  In this particular job, the homeowner paid a little extra to have the door painted white (10 year warranty… Continue Reading

Garage Door Vinyl Trim Update – Edgerton, Ohio

Garage Door Vinyl Trim Update – Edgerton, Ohio

Does your garage door trim look like the picture below?  Rotten, decaying, and hardly able to hold paint?  If you let this go too long, you will start to get water damage to the subsurface and structure around the garage door.  It is relatively easy to upgrade to maintenance-free vinyl trim, if you wish.  The… Continue Reading

TimberCrest Premium Vinyl Siding Installation – Edgerton, Ohio

TimberCrest Premium Vinyl Siding Installation – Edgerton, Ohio

BOLD!  I always install premium TimberCrest vinyl siding for many reasons. Although it is a bit pricier ($90 per square vs. $50 per square – $120 for darker color options), I prefer it because you honestly get what you pay for. Features of TIMBERCREST PREMIUM VINYL SIDING include a wider variety of deeper color choices… Continue Reading

Wall & Chimney Removal / Home Remodel – Bryan, Ohio

Wall & Chimney Removal / Home Remodel – Bryan, Ohio

WHO LOVES AN OPEN CONCEPT!  We completed a lot of projects with this home outside of Bryan, but the main step which made everything else possible was eliminating a load-bearing wall to create a large, open space out of three smaller rooms.  This process, though, also involved removing an old brick chimney which was no… Continue Reading

Bathroom Remodel – Antwerp, Ohio

Bathroom Remodel – Antwerp, Ohio

COMPLETELY NEW LOOK – Every aspect of this old bathroom was addressed.  The old cast iron tub was removed along with the cheap stick-on surround (which was leaking profusely).  I like to install a new fiberglass/acrylic tub and nail-to-stud surround for a quality look and ease of cleaning.  Likewise, I install the tub in a… Continue Reading