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Home Improvement Tips for Spring To Keep Your Home Looking Great

Now that the flowers are blooming in the Castro Valley area, you may be busy making your spring cleaning to-do list. If so, we recommend that you include both indoor and outdoor tasks and that you start small so you don’t feel overwhelmed. Here are six things an East Bay building contractor will tell you to include for starters:

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How To Improve Your Home Garden in 2019

As spring quickly approaches, thoughts turn to cleaning and organizational tasks. As you contemplate facets of your home that you want to improve, why not consider beautifying your garden area as well? Here are some practical suggestions on renovations you can make to add vitality and joy to your garden.

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How Long Should Things In Your Home Last?

It can be very very helpful to homeowners to have a basic understanding of how long all the various components of their home should last. Having this information at your fingertips will allow you to monitor performance carefully when each of the various elements of your home approach their standard expiration dates. This in turn will allow you to plan for replacement or upgrades, so you don’t have a significant loss of service. Your construction contractors and East Bay HVAC servicemen at B.A. Morrison offer the following information on the life cycles of most components of your household.

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The Best Place In Your House To Install A Programmable Thermostat

Programmable thermostats make sense for homeowners. The technology is getting more affordable and accessible through most electronic devices. Many utility companies offer rebates for installing a smart thermostat. Using one correctly will help you save money on your Bay Area heating and air conditioning costs.

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How To Improve Your Commercial Property

Commercial property can be an expensive investment, so it is important to take steps to protect it. With some clear strategy, you can look at some renovations that can shield your property from damage. This will make it more attractive for customers or tenants, and improve its long-term outlook. The end of the article provides a way to get started by sharing resources to learn more about Bay Area air conditioning, heating, and building improvements.

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Is Your Rental Property Looking Outdated?

Sometimes renovating a rental property is a good way to get it ready for your next tenants or to improve the property to make it more inviting for potential renters. But the idea of renovating a rental property can be overwhelming, especially if it’s a new concept to you. With the help of a Bay Area general contractor, you can identify areas of your home that will add the most value through renovation. Here are some things to keep in mind if you want to renovate your rental property.
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Know When To Hire A Bay Area General Contractor For Your Kitchen Upgrade

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Perhaps your kitchen is a decade or more outdated but you can’t make the plunge to hire an East Bay contractor for remodeling. You’re afraid of the cost, the amount of work involved, and the upheaval of family life. This can cause you to make unwise decisions about remodeling your kitchen, starting with the idea of trying to complete the whole project yourself, instead of calling a trusted East Bay general contractor

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When You Should Go Ahead And Call A General Contractor

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When To Hire A General Contractor

When To DIY Or Call A Local General Contractor

It’s okay to admit you’re not sure if you can perform certain acts of home improvement. Your family members will likely appreciate if you’re able to decide that a job is beyond your skill set and best left to a professional Bay Area general contractor.

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Wondering How to Plan for Your Kitchen Remodel?

If you’re planning to remodel your kitchen, you’re probably wondering just how long the remodeling will take. Contractors give estimates, but there are a lot of factors that contribute to the timeline for your Bay Area kitchen remodeling. That can make it hard to plan for your kitchen remodel to know how long you’ll be without a functioning kitchen. When you understand the factors that influence the timeline, you can develop a more accurate timeline for your kitchen remodel. The three phases of remodeling are the planning, demolition, and installation. While the actual demolition and installation generally take about 4-6 weeks, it is important to consider all stages of the process. This doesn’t mean you will have a gutted kitchen for that long, so don’t worry. Let’s take a look at all the stages.

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Planning on Updating Your Kitchen? Read On…

Updating the look and functionality of your kitchen will not only help you enjoy it more, it will increase your property value as well. Besides the bathroom, people searching for a new home say that the appearance and ease of using the kitchen is one of the biggest determining factors in whether they follow through with an offer. Even so, it’s a huge undertaking. The following tips should help as you begin planning your Bay Area kitchen remodeling job.

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