Planning Your Home Addition: A Complete Guide
Written by Artisan Contracting on September 16, 2022
Before anyone gets out a sledgehammer to take down a wall and start the actual process of building your home addition, there are months of planning needed. The planning process is just as important as the actual build, and, as the homeowner, it requires more work from you. Therefore, it’s wise to start your journey […]
Extend Your House vs Move: What You Need to Consider
Written by Artisan Contracting on September 1, 2021
If you find you have outgrown your home it can be hard to decide whether or not to sell and move or look into making some upgrades to improve your space. Here are the things to consider to help you decide which is best for you. When it is Better To Extend Here are some […]
Should I Add a Second Storey Addition or Dig Out the Basement?
Written by Artisan Contracting on May 7, 2018
Most homeowners at some point, decide that they would like to have more room in their home. But say you love your current location and don’t want to move. To get the space you want, some renovations are in order. If the size of your property prevents you from building out, your options are to […]
How Suitable is Your Home for a Second Story Addition?
Written by Artisan Contracting on June 14, 2016
With the rising cost of property and seemingly less land space to share around, adding a second story to your house can be an excellent way to expand, get extra space, but not taking up more land or having to worry about moving house. Whilst the idea of adding an extra story might seem like […]
Small Home Additions Make Big Differences!
Written by Artisan Contracting on February 10, 2016
Home renovations can often send feelings of anxiety, stress and fear through a homeowner’s mind. Projects can seem too large to handle on your own, or hard to gauge at all without having a contracting expert to advise you that you really trust. Although no project is too big for the right team, even small […]
How to Make Your Addition Energy Efficient
Written by Artisan Contracting on November 9, 2015
An addition to any home is a huge undertaking. Even with the professionals on board, adding square footage to your beloved home will require a multitude of considerations. How you create a space that optimizes energy efficiency will require it’s own unique set of decisions. The options available for saving energy with the construction of […]