Old Home Problems | Sovereign Construction

Common Problems to Look for in Older Homes

An older home is generally one that was built before 1990. Many older homes offer a charm and appeal not found in more cookie-cutter style housing communities. Thanks to the popularity of home remodeling TV shows, home buyers and do-it-yourselfers are now more willing than ever to consider buying an older home, as they envision…

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Bathroom Remodeling Done Right

Bathrooms serve a very functional purpose in the course of our daily lives. There’s nothing particularly dramatic or excessive about toilets, sinks, showers, and tubs. However, there’s no reason a bathroom cannot also be beautiful and give pleasure and comfort to anyone who uses it. Whether it’s a powder room, children’s bathroom, or master bath…

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How to Design a Home that Ages with You

As we age, our needs and physical capabilities change. The home we’ve lived in for years may no longer be as comforting as it once was if we’re no longer able to climb stairs or we have special needs that require structural modifications. Recognizing the decision to leave your home is a very difficult and…

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Understanding Countertop Choices

Being a homeowner means constantly making important decisions. Every room brings its own challenges, and choosing to remodel requires careful consideration and planning. This is especially true in the kitchen. While kitchen remodeling is a broad subject in its own right, one major aspect includes an especially plentiful range of options: the countertop. Below you’ll…

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Kitchen Renovation Collegeville

Upgrading the Heart of Your Home

The kitchen is the center of activity in your home. It serves as the seat of family meals, the room for family game night, the refreshment area for parties, the hub for family functions, and the center for homework help. In short, it is the heart of your home, and you wouldn’t have it any…

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6 Inexpensive Ways to Increase Your Curb Appeal

Take advantage of spring’s warmer temperatures and longer daylight hours to take care of the outside of your home. A well-maintained and attractive exterior gives you, as property owner, full enjoyment of your home. And, by improving your home’s curb appeal, you also increase the value of the property overall. Consider the following six ways…

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Hiring the Right Contractor | Sovereign Construction

HIRING A CONTRACTOR: TRUTH VS. MYTHS

The article is written as advice before hiring a contractor, and some of the advice is spot-on: Bring your contractor into the project during the design phase (if working with an architect). “An experienced GC will help you head off things you can’t afford before you pay for finished drawings.” Get everything in writing. Changing…

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Patio Installation Collegeville

Your Deck, Your Choice

The deck is often the last structural component to be built on a home. Some homeowners might consider their deck the crowning jewel, as it can add years of beauty and enjoyment to their outdoor living space, and increase the overall value of the home. Today, there are more options than ever in terms of…

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Recycling and Sustainability in Home Remodeling

Building contractors work diligently to realize clients’ remodeling dreams. Many are equally conscious of the materials involved, both going in, and coming out of, the home renovating process, and make sustainability and recycling an important part of the project. In the course of home remodeling work, there is always job site waste. When replacing elements…

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