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Summer Remodeling Ideas

Summer is a majority of everyone’s favorite time of the year. More daylight, warm weather, vacation time, and the enjoyment of being outside. Summer is Summer Remodeling Ideasalso a popular time for home improvement. It just makes sense without the hassles and delays that rain and other elements bring. For this reason, a good number of homeowners use this time to undertake home improvement projects.

Patios and Decks
There is a no better way to enjoy the warm days than creating an outdoor living space for the family to enjoy. Decks and patios are among the most popular remodeling ideas. Of course you have to determine which is better suited for you home. Some have the luxury of creating both a deck and patio. Some factors you might want to take into consideration are soil condition and consistency, site terrain, use, capacity, privacy, and of course the cost and maintenance you are willing to deal with.

Home Maintenance
Some winters are brutal on homes and your house has taken care of you during those times so it’s now time to return the favor. Go through your property with a checklist and evaluate areas that need some TLC or replacement. By creating a list, it helps prepare you before calling that contractor or repairman to come and find “other” problems. Some common maintenance and repair include:

  • Waterproof the basement
  • Re-caulk and replace weatherstrip
  • Clean and seal wooden decks
  • Trim bushes and trees
  • Re-align downspouts and gutters
  • Repair roof
  • Clean the pool
  • Mend the fence
  • Seal cracks along driveways, foundation, walkways, etc.
  • Maintenance of HVAC systems

Energy Efficient Renovation
Nowadays everyone is wants be energy efficient and why not? It helps reduce costs and is good for the environment. An energy efficient summer remodel is truly worthwhile because it will save you bundles in the years to come. Some of the common items you an buy and use in your energy efficient renovation include:

  • Insulation systems and materials
  • Roofs that resist heat gain
  • Biomass burning stoves
  • Energy-efficient windows
  • HVAC systems with the highest efficiency tier
  • Solar panels
  • Fuel cells
  • Geothermal heat pumps
  • Wind energy systems

  1. 5 beds, 4 baths
    Home size: 4,688 sq ft
    Lot size: 10,073 sqft
  2. 2 beds, 2 baths
    Home size: 1,500 sq ft
  3. 1 bed, 1 bath
    Home size: 690 sq ft
  4. 4 beds, 4 baths
    Home size: 3,281 sq ft
    Lot size: 7,224 sqft
  5. 1 bed, 1 bath
  6. 5 beds, 3 baths
    Home size: 2,360 sq ft
    Lot size: 6,084 sqft
  7. 3 beds, 4 baths
    Home size: 3,176 sq ft
    Lot size: 2,394 sqft
  8. 4 beds, 2 baths
    Home size: 1,800 sq ft
    Lot size: 3,744 sqft
  9. 2 beds, 2 baths
    Home size: 1,830 sq ft
  10. 4 beds, 3 baths
    Lot size: 7,267 sqft
  11. 3 beds, 2 baths
    Lot size: 2,499 sqft
  12. 2 beds, 2 baths
    Home size: 875 sq ft
  13. 2 beds, 1 bath
    Home size: 1,256 sq ft
  14. 2 beds, 2 baths
    Home size: 1,250 sq ft
  15. 1 bed, 1 bath
    Home size: 1,058 sq ft
  16. 2 beds, 3 baths
    Home size: 1,224 sq ft
  17. 2 beds, 3 baths
    Home size: 1,950 sq ft
  18. 2 beds, 3 baths
    Home size: 1,232 sq ft
  19. 3 beds, 2 baths
    Home size: 1,300 sq ft
  20. 2 beds, 2 baths
    Home size: 1,062 sq ft
  21. 5 beds, 4 baths
    Lot size: 12,828 sqft
  22. 2 beds, 1 bath
    Lot size: 2,833 sqft
  23. 5 beds, 3 baths
    Lot size: 5,999 sqft
  24. 4 beds, 4 baths
    Lot size: 6,096 sqft
  25. 4 beds, 4 baths
    Lot size: 1,732 sqft

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