|  December 22, 2017

I get a lot of questions from people about home maintenance, immediate problems they have, past problems and prevention recommendations.  Many times these questions are around a recent catastrophic event like a basement that flooded.  A common connection is that many of the questions are seasonal. So here are some tips for preparing your home... Read More

Northern Virginia Remodeling Cost Guide for 2017

  |  September 26, 2017

Our updated Northern Virginia Remodeling Cost Guide for 2017 is now available on our website as a free download.  This will be the fourth annual publishing of this guide and it has been a tremendous success.  We have updated the current guide to reflect the costs for different types of home remodeling projects as reported... Read More

How to Widen an Existing Doorway for Aging in Place

  |  August 25, 2016

Most homes do not have many doorways that are wide enough for people who wish to safely Age-in-Place or for those with mobility issues. This post will focus on how to widen existing doorways, whether you want a simple solution such as switching the direction of the swing of the door, widening the frame or... Read More