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What to Consider Before Converting a Garage into a Room

Converting a garage into a room can be a great way to use the space you already have, rather than springing for a more costly addition to the house. We’ll look at why this can be the answer you’re looking for and what it takes to make it happen.  Additional Space for Teens  If you…

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The 10 Most Popular House Styles Explained  

Did you ever wonder what style your house is? While each home has its own character, chances are it falls into one of these popular house styles of the United States. 1. Cape Cod A popular home style in the 1930s, the Cape Cod has a steep roof with horizontal wood siding and hardwood floors….

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Kitchen Design Choices
5 kitchen design choices that will never go out of style

You’re ready to remodel your kitchen, but which elements need saving and which scream for the scrap heap? If your kitchen features any of these classic design elements, consider keeping them around for the long haul. You’ll miss them once they’re gone because they’re timeless and add tons of appeal to the heart of your…

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Finest Examples of Art Deco in Architecture

The Art Deco period reached its height during the ’20s and ’30s, just after World War I. Art and architecture experts widely accept France as its place of origin in the 10’s and teens.  The style is defined by intricate geometric patterns and hard lines, giving it an intricate yet streamlined, industrial aesthetic. While it took some time to catch on,…

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5 Best Bathroom Fixture Brands Recommended by Expert Remodelers

Planning a bathroom remodel? It’s good to know where to spend the bulk of your budget, and fixtures rank high on the list. After all, your dream-like home spa has certain needs, including good water pressure and user-friendly faucets. Additionally, you want hardware that looks beautiful and comes with a solid warranty. Your new fixtures…

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Kitchen Ideas
Wow Kitchen Design Ideas

Love your kitchen but hate its design? You’re not alone. Kitchens and baths have always been top-selling points for home buyers looking for the perfect investment. And if these areas are outdated or awkward, most buyers will pass. If it’s time to pump up the pizzazz in the heart of your family’s home, try these…

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9 Questions You Need to Ask While Planning a Second Story Addition

1. Is my foundation strong enough for a second story? This is absolutely something that needs to be determined before a second story addition can be done. It’s best assessed by an engineer, who can determine if the foundation is strong enough as-is or if it needs to be structurally reinforced to support an additional…

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Estimating Garage Conversion Cost

A garage conversion can transform your barely used garage space into a totally functional and valuable part of your home. As you delve into the many ways a garage can be converted, garage conversion costs are bound to be at the forefront of your thought processes. At Oasis Builders, we help property owners with garage…

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