Merrill’s Monthly Home Remodeling Tips Newsletter Archive
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Here are some of the tips that we have presented:
How to Give Your Family Members More Elbow Room
Many of us learned in the past year that our homes really weren’t ready to accommodate the 24/7 routine of working, studying, and playing together and trying to get
The Great Outdoors in Your Own Backyard
Updated January 2022: At this time of year, it’s not unusual to be feeling a bit of cabin fever and perhaps dreaming of warmer days ahead when you can
Lighting: The Finishing Touch for Your Home
Festive lighting is such a big part of the holiday season! But the right lighting is also a particularly important factor in making your home beautiful and functional all
Here’s to a Warm Welcome Home
Your home should always be a warm, welcoming, and cozy gathering place for family and friends. But Daylight Saving Time is behind us and the cold, dark days of winter
Get Inspired by This Amazing Transformation
Living Large in the Same Footprint... If you think your home is on a lot that is too small for you to be able to add more living space,
Air Conditioning: What’s the Right Size System?
Updated Sept. 2021: One of the impacts of the climate crisis is year round temperatures in our area are increasing. The summers are getting hotter and temperatures, even in
Enjoy Sunny Days, Rainy Days & Starry Nights in Comfort
Summer doesn't last forever, unfortunately. And it won't be long before you're yearning for those days when you could spend time relaxing on the patio or deck. That's when a
Find Your “Suite” Spot for a Home Addition
There are almost as many ways to get the extra living space you need in your home as there are reasons you want ─ or need ─ to add more
Add Something Classic to Brighten Your Home: Add More Glass!
There are many aspects of design and décor to think about when you want to update your home. The fixtures and finishes you choose for your kitchen, bath or addition
Using Value Engineering for Your Remodeling Budget
It's National Home Improvement Month. Let's Get Started! You probably spent a great deal of time indoors during the past 12 months, staring at all the things in your
Look “Up” for More Living Space: Finished Attics & Attic Remodeling Conversions
Revised May 2021: Finishing your attic with an attic conversion (aka an attic remodel or attic addition) can be just the right solution when your home feels cramped. And remodeled
Why is Design/Build Remodeling the One-Stop Shopping Advantage?
Remodeling your home is exciting, but if you've never remodeled before, you might not know where to start. You’ve imagined how your home should look and started making big