Turns out it s the most cost effective way to gain bedroom space Think from the Outside in At Geoff and Michelle s house, supply lines for the second floor bath were tucked above the addition s floor joists and only the room s tub sits over the garage the rest of the space is situated over the laundry room to tap into
Jan , The family had already added a second floor to their one story home and didn t have the budget to add a laundry room to the reconfigured space downstairs, where they really wanted the Pros A guest bathroom can be a really cost effective option, because you already have water running to the space.
Patio pavers are a nice addition to your outdoor living space, but sometimes these types of pavers are not perfect for your application Well, you might want to consider these These are recycled pavers made out of car tires and truck tires made by Envirotile and the nice thing about it is, take a look at this, all of the different
Jun , After a trip that began on the th floor and spit me out rather unceremoniously onto a terrace on the th, it became clear why Singapore based OUE Ltd which bought the tower in , expects a steady stream of visitors willing to shell out to experience the slide and adjacent observation deck.
Jun , I shot this about halfway through my second day of laying decking For the next week, I worked on the deck almost every day It became a tedious full time job Although you d think it was like laying my floor, which I almost enjoyed, it wasn t Every single piece had to be trimmed, pilot holes had to be drilled,
Jul , Adding space to your home at the second or even third story can capture views, maximize square footage on a small lot and let you locate all the bedrooms on a single level However, all that space can come at a high cost A second story can greatly impact the rest of your home, which often means
Jan , You don t always have to go big Sometimes small moves are the best and most cost effective Here are two suggestions to fix that old floor plan while minimizing cost Get rid of that wall Just about the best improvement at the lowest cost is to remove the wall between the kitchen and the family room,
Oct , Contemporary Deck by Mark English Architects, AIA Mark English Architects, AIA Installation There are three ways to install ipe, each with a varying amount of labor and a different cost The first option is to drill and countersink screws with the head exposed, which has the lowest labor cost The second
Jul , Prices took a dip post Sandyparticularly for homes in high risk flood zonesbut have been steadily climbing back up as of late, as the area grows With a style that s more suburban than beach house, this home at Neponsit Avenue includes a deck on the second floor, a brick patio, and family
Aug , You ll see a photo of the underside in just a second I ve never shared these photos on the blog before so hopefully they will prove helpful Cost to Build Small Front Porch One of the features I had most loved about the porch at Gainesway Farm was the multi level look just below the roof I loved its
Aug , The contractor did the heavy lifting, but we intentionally held some things back as a cost saving move I built the wall hung vanities for two of the bathrooms, the mirrors for the three baths and shelves for the closets I painted the entire second level and installed the kitchen cabinet hardware and the interior
Jan , If your deck is raised to meet a second story door, consider how you can use the space underneath the deck to create a shaded outdoor area The ground below should be sloped to drain water away from the house and have basic paving that allows you to use the space Once those pieces are in place,
Jun , Learn how to plan for a covered outdoor structure, what features are available to you, how much it will cost and more An attached covered patio can truly become an extension of the home, often accessed through sliding doors, or in some cases specialty pocket or folding doors Beach Style Pool by
I just finished a nd story deck made out of cumaru, so I have some first hand knowledge My deck was x , so about the size of yours It cost me k and I did all the work myself I also have metal pickets but PT posts and rails, and my stairs are steps so similar in size So if I was to build a deck