Tagged: remodeling

Cost vs. Value Report 0

Cost vs. Value Report

View the annual report on the relationship between remodeling costs and resale value. You can compare national and regional averages for 33 popular remodeling projects and you can also download a PDF with project...

Cut Down on Construction Waste 0

Cut Down on Construction Waste

Waste materials at construction sites typically fill several large dumpsters that are eventually emptied into landfills. We put a 1,500-square-foot addition on our home that involved the removal of the old garage roof and...

Is Lead-Safe Remodeling Worth It? 0

Is Lead-Safe Remodeling Worth It?

As of April 22, 2010, federal law requires that all U.S. contractors be certified to work with lead-based paint in homes, child-care facilities and schools built before 1978. Details of the new RRP (Renovation,...

Local Level – Remodeling 0

Local Level – Remodeling

Most experts and program managers agree that financing is necessary to encourage homeowners to participate in weatherization programs and meet the goal of reduced energy consumption. Organizers working with local governments to set up...