the value of a home addition mt lebanon

The Value of a Home Addition

Adding onto your home isn’t just about gaining extra square footage; it’s a strategic move that can enhance your home’s value, functionality and aesthetic appeal. With more homeowners opting to stay put and customize their living spaces for their needs, home additions are becoming increasingly popular when compared to moving. This is especially true in Pittsburgh, where the unique

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Is There an ADU in Your Future? The Benefits of an ADU in Pittsburgh

The benefits of an ADU, particularly in urban areas like Pittsburgh, are becoming increasingly recognized by homeowners and urban planners alike. These compact living spaces, often referred to as ADUs, offer a versatile solution to housing shortages, providing affordable options for renters while also granting homeowners an avenue for additional income. What is an ADU? An Accessory Dwelling Unit

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Mudroom Design for Pittsburgh’s Four Seasons

Mudroom design is one of the most crucial yet often overlooked areas in custom home design. These spaces are the threshold of convenience, particularly in Pittsburgh, where we experience all four seasons (… or some could consider it five seasons if you include our lovely mud season!). Designing Mudrooms for Pittsburgh’s Four Seasons As a custom home builder, we

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Aging in Place Design: An Overview

Enhancing Homes for Lifelong Comfort in Allegheny County Aging in place design comes up more frequently in our conversations with our clients, particularly those who are part of the Gen X generation or older. That’s because these folks are either in the process of caring for an older loved one or have “been there, done that” and now want

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6 Creative Ways to Increase Natural Light in Your Home

When planning to build or remodel, finding ways to increase natural light in your home can dramatically enhance its ambiance and aesthetic appeal. A well-lit home not only provides a warm and welcoming environment but also contributes to your well-being. Natural light improves mood, enhances the beauty of your interiors, and can even contribute to energy savings by reducing

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Choosing Architectural Style for Your Custom Home in Pittsburgh

When building a custom home in Pittsburgh, one of the first decisions you’ll encounter is choosing architectural style for your home. From traditional to modern, there are a variety of architectural styles that can be used to create the perfect home for you and your family. To make the selection process easier, here is an overview of some of

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