Mistakes Home Remodeling Newbies Should Avoid

So, you’re thinking about renovating your home. You’ve secured the necessary finances and you’re ready to dive into your remodeling plans. Congratulations! But, with your leap into renovation station may come some angst, understandably.

RemodelWerks understands the nervousness many homeowners often feel when they begin to plan for a major home renovation, whether it’s to add an updated kitchen, a serene master bedroom retreat or a sprawling basement playland that’s perfect for entertaining or just chilling out. But, we believe that by following some of the tips we’ve got outlined below, any anxiety you may feel about your home remodel will disappear as in as little time as it takes for you to say, “Remodel Werks: Tear down that wall!” Read more

Remodeling Cost-Value Analysis: Something Every Homeowner Should Consider

If you’re thinking about remodeling your home, you’ve got a big decision to make. Home renovations require a fair amount of planning and financial preparation. Here at RemodelWerks we understand that and encourage our clients to take a focused look at the types of home renovations that will work best for their families and for their financial portfolio. For starters, think: What’s the likely return on investment during resale? Read more

Shrewsbury—A ‘Best Place to Live’ According to Money Magazine

A few weeks back RemodelWerks shared five reasons to love Shrewsbury, Massachusetts’ 01545 zip code.  Now, we’ve got another reason to add to that list: Recently Money Magazine named Shrewsbury a “Best Place to Live,” ranking our scenic, yet bustling town an impressive #15 of the top 100 places to live in the United States!

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Now’s the Best Time to Remodel Your Existing Home or Build That Custom Dream Home!

Are you thinking about selling your home and buying a bigger, better home that’s currently on the market? Recent evidence suggests you may be in for a rough ride in finding a listed home that meets the needs of you and your family.

That’s because right now there’s a decreased inventory of homes on the market here in Massachusetts, the Worcester Telegram & Gazette (T&G) reported recently. According to Zillow.com, there were 27 percent fewer homes on the market in June 2013 than there were just one year earlier, the T&G noted. The article pointed out that in today’s market would-be buyers—that would mean you!—can’t be as picky as you could be in a more robust buyer’s market.

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5 Reasons to Love the 01545 Shrewsbury, Mass., Zip Code!

What makes 01545 such a special zip code? It represents Shrewsbury, Mass., that’s what!

Early on what set Shrewsbury apart was the fact that it wasn’t a traditional farming village or mill town. In fact, Shrewsbury—known as a “streetcar suburb”—grew in large part due to its proximity to Worcester, the bustling city to its west! This all dates back to 1727 when Shrewsbury first incorporated, and nowadays, Shrewsbury has got plenty of more reasons that make it a very special place to live and work.

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Top Remodeling Updates to Score Big Bucks When Selling Your Home

Not everyone embarks on a home renovation will the idea that they will stay and enjoy their  residence for years to come. Sometimes, clients embark on kitchen remodels, bathroom renovations and whole-home overhauls ahead of selling their homes to reap top dollar on their investment!

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Boomerang Kids Back Home—A Sign to Get Going on Those Remodeling Projects!

The good news is the economy appears to be on the mend, and as a result, more homeowners are expected to take advantage of design/build resources in 2013 to create warm, inviting spaces where they can live, work and entertain to their heart’s content!

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Enter Now for Your Chance to Win Dinner and an Overnight Stay in Boston!

What do the Omni Parker House Hotel, a luxury establishment in the heart of Boston,  Maggiano’s Italian-American Restaurant, also in the center of Beantown,  and RemodelWerks, Central Massachusetts’ premier design/build firm, have in common?

For starters, right now like RemodelWerks on Facebook for your chance to win a night’s stay at the Omni Parker House Hotel and a $100 gift card for Maggiano’s!

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How to Weatherproof Your Home for Winter

It still feels like summer but the forecast next week calls for cool, refreshing autumn air. The fall will fly by and soon we’ll be into the cold winter months. Don’t wait until then to weatherproof your home.

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