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May 28

Home Energy Audits: Clues to Comfort and Savings

What’s the ROI of a home energy audit? It’s about saving money and the planet. For many homeowners, it’s also about making an older home live as comfortably as today’s most energy-efficient homes. Home energy audits are designed to analyze how your home is using – and losing – energy. The results of analyzing home […]

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May 20

Some Tips on Picking New Bathroom and Shower Fixtures

Thanks to the increasing popularity of bathroom remodeling, there are now a wide variety of bathroom and shower fixtures for homeowners like you to choose from. The vast number of options often leaves homeowners feeling overwhelmed. Of course, when you remodel with us, we will help you through your selection to find the fixtures perfect […]

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May 14

Designing Your Gourmet Kitchen

There are many reasons that homeowners remodel their kitchens. Some just want their kitchen to look beautiful. Others want to open up their floor plan and integrate the kitchen into the home’s traffic flow. Yet others remodel to replace outdated aspects of their kitchen and keep it looking up to date. These are all good […]

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May 8

Home Additions that Can “Think Ahead”

Can today’s playroom become tomorrow’s master suite? Can a home office become a private suite for in-laws? Absolutely! We can help you develop a “think ahead” approach that can double the value of your home addition. A home addition is a great way to enjoy the extra room you need today. But with a “think […]

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May 2

A Remodeler’s View on Using an Architect

A lot of homeowners wonder if they really need an architect to get good results on their home remodeling project.  At Melton, we think the question isn’t “if” but “when” an architect can make a difference. For starters, let’s look at what an architect brings to a remodeling project: up-to-date knowledge of materials and trends, […]

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Apr 1

If You Can’t Build On, Build Up

Many properties in our area don’t leave much room for home additions. Between setbacks and other restrictions, homeowners may feel there’s no room to expand.  But if you can’t build onto the back, front or sides, you may be able to build up.  In fact, a second story home addition may be a perfect solution, […]

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Mar 25

Do You Require an Architect for a Residential Remodel?

After dreaming about all the changes you intend to undertake in your home, it’s now time to start the remodeling process. Obviously, you prefer to make the most of your budget.  Some design build remodeling contractors like Melton, have an architect on staff . Some design build home remodeling contractors do not. Instead, plans are […]

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Mar 8

Begin Planning Your Home Remodel Now

Begin planning your home remodel for the summer now to give yourself plenty of time for the design/construction process. The remodeling process is much more involved than most homeowners initially think. Giving yourself and your team, plenty of time to work through the process, makes for an excellent experience for everyone. Designing can take several […]

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Feb 8

Melton’s New Commercial Remodeling Videos on YouTube

  Want to see some more of our new commercial remodeling videos?  Visit our new YouTube.com Channel. Explore videos inside the Melton Design Center, learn about Melton and our process.  Visit job sites and see finished projects.   Call us today to talk to a Project Developer about your home remodel project.

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