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Custom Shower Glass Enclosure for a Modern Upgrade

By Stacy Argo - A-Plus Glass Services

Are you planning a bathroom renovation or building a brand-new bathroom? A custom shower glass enclosure can really make your bathroom look more spacious. A custom glass door is a worthwhile investment especially if you are creating a walk-in shower.   Reasons to install a custom glass shower enclosure In-stock glass shower doors don’t always fit…

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What’s trending next with home remodeling?

By Tamie Sanchez - Lone Star Building & Construction Services, Inc.

The pandemic has influenced the way we want to live in our homes.  We have seen our home in a new light.  Our homes became our offices, classrooms, “restaurants” and “movie theatres”.  Going forward these experiences will affect some trends in future remodeling. Open layouts are still desirable, but flexible, multi-functional spaces are gaining in…

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What are universal design features for doors and windows?

By Dan Bawden - Legal Eagle Contractors

Did you know that the right doors and windows can help to prevent in-home accidents, improve living conditions, and provide safety? Leveraging the power of universal design for your doors and windows makes sense in a world where life consistently throws unexpected curveballs. From that skiing trip that resulted in a six-month stint on crutches,…

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🏆HGN Award for Outstanding Kitchen Renovation

By WBI Support

HGN recognizes Caliber Construction Group for their kitchen renovation in Magnolia, Texas. This tuscan style kitchen was remodeled due to water damage on the wall, floor and lower cabinets.  The goal of the rebuild was a more open layout, additional storage and two islands. The space was opened to the living area by removing a…

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Understand Insurance When Disaster Strikes

By David Norman - Caliber Construction Group

When disaster strikes, depending on the type of disaster, you may need storm damage, water damage, fire damage or wind damage restoration. If you experience a loss, you should contact your insurance adjuster immediately to report property damage. Your insurance company may recommend a preferred contractor. As a homeowner and policy owner, you have the…

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Dan Bawden Receives Kitchen and Bath Design News Award

By WBI Support

Dan Bawden, CAPS, CGR, GMB, GMR, CGP, owner, Legal Eagle Contractors, in Houston, TX, has been honored with a 2021 Innovator award for Contractor champions Universal Design and Aging in Place from Kitchen and Bath Design News. This annual award celebrates the Innovators class, recognizing leadership, mentoring, education, design and the ability to adapt and…

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Make the Most of An Open Layout

By Dan Bawden - Legal Eagle Contractors

Getting food from the oven to the table has never been easier with open concept kitchen and dining rooms. This floor plan has gained in popularity over time and is common in many houses, new and old. Make the most of the open layout by following these design tips: Carry an accent color throughout the…

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How to Make a Home Safe for Your Aging Parent

By WBI Support

Small changes – and big ones, too – can be put in place to accommodate your loved one by Sharon Jayson, AARP, Updated October 25, 2021 Read this on the AARP Website With loved ones living longer and needing more care, many families struggle with the best way to help an aging relative. By 2030, 1…

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Modify a Home for Aging-in-Place

By Dan Bawden - Legal Eagle Contractors

If at all possible, many of us would prefer to spend our twilight years in the houses we’ve turned into homes, near the people and places we love. Thanks to advances in technology, wider availability of services for the elderly at home, and most importantly, the advent of aging in place design, safely remaining at…

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7 Myths About Irrigation

By Robert Boyle - RB Irrigation

There are many myths and misconceptions about irrigation and watering.  Your irrigation system has an important job to do to keep your property healthy and beautiful.  We are going to debunk some of the myths that have been floating around for years. Myth #1 Don’t water your plants on a hot sunny day This is…

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