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Kitchen Remodel – Hicksville, Ohio

Kitchen Remodel – Hicksville, Ohio

FRESH LOOK – Due to the fact that these existing Merilatt cabinets were in excellent shape, the homeowner decided to keep them and focus on other areas for a new look.  We removed old rail trim and installed 3 1/4″ oak crown on all uppers.  The old 1980s laminate counter top was updated with new… Continue Reading

Bathroom Remodel – Hicksville, Ohio

Bathroom Remodel – Hicksville, Ohio

Virtually every area of the bathroom was addressed in this remodel.  With this particular project, we removed a restrictive plaster archway from the tub alcove. This will allow moisture to escape more easily, as well as provide an area for the new shower surround and sliding doors to be installed (which previously did not exist). … Continue Reading

12 x 22 Composite Deck Construction – Bryan, Ohio

12 x 22 Composite Deck Construction – Bryan, Ohio

MADE IN THE SHADE – This homeowner had purchased the composite materials to construct this deck 15 months ago, but never got around to it.  I purchased new treated structural lumber and concrete to complete the job.  All posts are buried below frostline and are never spaced more than 8′ apart.  Composite deck boards can… Continue Reading

MasterCraft Steel Entry Door Installation – Bryan, Ohio

MasterCraft Steel Entry Door Installation – Bryan, Ohio

MASTERCRAFT 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, and the jam is… Continue Reading

Kitchen Remodel – Antwerp, Ohio

Kitchen Remodel – Antwerp, Ohio

GREAT UPDATE!  Sometimes cabinet replacement is not in the budget, but it’s nothing that can’t be solved with new counter tops, sink, faucet, and a little paint.  This kitchen received new high resolution laminate counter tops (Deepstar Slate) with European style edge.  The double stainless sink is a solid 18 gauge model by Franke, and… Continue Reading

Bathroom Remodel with Mosaic Tile Backsplash – Ney, Ohio

Bathroom Remodel with Mosaic Tile Backsplash – Ney, Ohio

ARE YOU TIRED OF YOUR OUTDATED 1980s BATHROOM FIXTURES STARING BACK AT YOU EVERY DAY?  I can help with that.  In this particular bathroom remodel, every major area was addressed.  All new cabinets and granite top with under mount sink were provided by Battershell Cabinets of Hicksille, Ohio – nice!  My price always includes new… Continue Reading

Bathroom Remodel with Mosaic Tile – Ney, Ohio

Bathroom Remodel with Mosaic Tile – Ney, Ohio

This was a typical bathroom remodel where all major areas were addressed: vanity, shower, light, fan, floor covering, etc.  The addition to the typical was a nice glass tile mosaic (Silver by Mohawk) with a marble ledge trim all around the bathroom at about 48″ height.  In doing tile wainscot or backsplash, I always offer… Continue Reading

TimberCrest Vinyl Siding (Cobalt) Installation – Payne, Ohio

TimberCrest Vinyl Siding (Cobalt) Installation – Payne, Ohio

A TOTALLY NEW LOOK!  Before installing this premium TimberCrest vinyl siding (Cobalt Blue), we had all the wiring redone as well as cellulose insulation blown in to all wall and attic cavities.  Time for a new look!  Although it is a bit pricier ($90 per square vs. $50 per square), I prefer to install premium… Continue Reading

16′ Ideal Insulated Garage Door (Carriage Style) – Sherwood, Ohio

16′ Ideal Insulated Garage Door (Carriage Style) – Sherwood, Ohio

LOVE THE CARRIAGE DOOR LOOK!  It’s quite simple to bring back the look of the old carriage style garage doors with after-market mounted handles and faux hinges.  This BEST construction garage door (by IDEAL) includes 2″ thick Intellicore insulation with R-Value 18.4. Why is Intellicore the BEST? Simply said, Intellicore is warmer, quieter and stronger.… Continue Reading