Saturday, August 16, 2014
Basement remodels are another great way to add more living space. Basements can be converted from chilly or muggy storage areas to a nice, cozy suite, perfect as a recreational room, a spare bedroom, a gym, or anything that suits your fancy. Just take your pick! In any remodel or build-out, consult licensed Wellington home builders. Contractors like Palm Beach County Contractor Corp. can assess your existing spaces and recommend on their suitability for your intended use, based on local building or zoning codes, and other construction concerns.
Tuesday, August 12, 2014
lorida’s unemployment rate reached its most recent apex at 11.4 percent in December 2009, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. However, a four-year string of economic recovery pulled the unemployment rate down to the present 5 to 6 percent. Compared with other states, this is still relatively high; but it’s a good start. This signs of rejuvenated confidence are making Charlotte County Chamber of Commerce executive director Julie Mathis bullish about the future. She tells Florida Weekly’s Roger Williams: “People are positive. New home permits are up. Construction permits are up. All that has a trickle-down effect. People are getting their hair and their nails done more.” If you have been putting off building a home through the recession, now may be a good time to call home builders in Palm Beach County and start construction of your dream house.
Sunday, August 10, 2014
More viewers tuned in to remodeling reality shows in January, 2014, than to the finale of Breaking Bad in September 2013, according to data gathered by Remodeling Magazine. Shows like Vanilla Ice Goes Amish, Holmes Makes It Right, and Rehab Addict have been experiencing increasing popularity and steady growth in viewership, as evidenced by the TV ratings in the fourth quarter of 2013.
Friday, August 8, 2014
If there’s one thing that the recent economic depression has taught banks, it’s to only take risks that they can handle. In light of the recession, banks implemented a lending freeze to reduce their risks, which went on for several years. The construction industry, where majority of businesses rely on lending, was among the industries that were worst hit. However, with the economic recovery in full swing, financing has returned to the real estate and construction industries, including the commercial building construction sector.
Wednesday, August 6, 2014
Working with reputable Palm Beach County home builders can also help make the cost of your brand new home comparable to that of an existing one. You can discuss options for customization with the builders to find those that will fit your budget while keeping within your design preferences. Also, keep in mind that your brand new home will require very little maintenance cost over the next several years. Furthermore, you can install the latest energy-saving fixtures and appliances to give you substantial savings in your utility bills.