Category Archives: Home Improvement

Remodeling 2016 Cost vs. Value Report

Most home improvement projects are initially prompted by a need or desire to expand or modify your home to better suit your family’s needs or lifestyle. Doing some research before finalizing your plans may also help maximize the return on your investment at resale.

The Remodeling 2016 Cost vs. Value Report (www.costvsvalue.com) is a valuable resource. The full report examines 30 popular projects ranging from lower cost improvements to upscale remodels and home additions. It compares average costs by region across the U.S. and the value those projects are expected to yield at resale. Following is a local look at the Top 5 Best Value Home Improvement Projects in the greater Seattle area, according to and more fully described in the Cost vs. Value Report Read More >>

Kitchen & Bath Design

Interior design is the first step toward any successful remodeling project. Connecting with a designer who is passionate about your project and who has the necessary skills to help make your ideas a reality is critical. If you are planning anything from a single room remodel to an entire home renovation project, we have you covered. But don’t take our word for it! One of the most sought after designers in our network of home service professionals, Genay Bell Interior Design, was recently named Best Kitchen and Bath Designer in 425 Magazine’s Best of 2016. Way to go Genay! Read More >>

Spotlight on Edmonds Real Estate

Thank you Wayne Purser of Coldwell Banker Bain in Edmonds and My Edmonds News for the opportunity to be a guest on Spotlight on Edmonds Real Estate. Tune in to Wayne’s monthly real estate weather reports for valuable real estate sales data and important factors affecting the local Edmonds economy and the greater Puget Sound.

2016 Home Improvement Trends

What is hot in home improvement in 2016?

Lifestyle and energy efficiency are behind many popular home improvement and remodeling trends. Smart homes are on the rise as new technology helps homeowners monitor and control everything from access and security, to lighting, heating and cooling, and the sprinkler system. According to Imagineer Remodeling master baths that resemble spas, kitchens with spacious, open floor plans, and even customized spaces to bathe and feed our 4-legged family members, are on the rise. Read More >>