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COREtec Flooring for Your Remodeling Project

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Core-tec flooring - Design Build ProsCOREtec is a new innovative luxury vinyl flooring. COREtec combines style, performance, and comfort that is hard to be matched by anything else. COREtec is offered in 50 different colors and styles, imitating both tile and wood floors. Further, COREtec’s unique structure help it stand apart from others in the industry. It is made up of recycled wood, bamboo dust, limestone, and virgin PVC. These materials combine to make the flooring very strong and stable.

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Midcentury Modern Style for Your Home

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Midcentury Modern Style for Your Home

Mid Century Modern House DesignToday’s modern day homeowners are beginning to feel nostalgic for the beautiful architectural designs that the 1950s have to offer. They are now taking modern-day homes and propelling them back in time.
Many of the homebuyers in today’s market are looking for beautiful mid century homes and unique, modern gems. Simply put, the average homebuyer today is getting tired of our prefabricated, mass-produced society. They want something unique and original to show the world that they are interested in more than our overly simplified world has to offer.

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Eric Bastian of Dream Home Remodeling

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remodeling-industry-interview-with-eric-bastian-of-dream-home-remodeling-1Design Build Pros  recently had the opportunity to interview Eric Bastian, owner of Dream Home Remodeling. Eric is a highly respected figure in the remodeling industry and Dream Home Remodeling is a Design Build Pros Preferred Remodeler.

Q: How would you describe your own personal remodeling design taste?

A: I can appreciate all styles. I’ve done everything from ultra-modern, to French country, to casual eclectic. I enjoyed them all, and really liked the finish product. When I do my own house, my personal design taste is Modern Rustic. I like warm grays with medium to dark floors, and antique fixtures and furniture. I like anything distressed, mixed with modern appliances, stainless steel, and even industrial lighting accents. Continue reading

5 Great Home Projects and What They Cost

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5 Great Home Projects and What They Cost

kitchen remodel with wall removal - Design Build Pros (2)This is a guest blog done by Kathi Fleck of LoneStar Property Solutions. You can read an interview she had previously done with Design Build Pros here.

Remodeling one room seems to have a snowball effect in that there’s always something we feel we can do to make other spaces better, more efficient, more comfortable or just more visually appealing. With that in mind, we’ve pulled the most requested add-ons by clients once their initial project has started. These low to high-impact changes can improve your home and add to its functionality. Each project features what type of remodeling professional(s) can complete the home project and if a permit is required. We’ve also included the approximate cost information below.

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Buying a Home with Intent to Remodel

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House for sale to be remodeled - Design Build ProsOne inquiry we get frequently at Design Build Pros is homeowners who purchase homes with the intention of embarking on a “major remodel”, whether that is in the form a complete interior renovation, large additions, add-a-level, or some combination of the aforementioned. While Design Build Pros has successfully done the design and development for several of these types of projects, there are various aspects of the major remodel undertaking that homeowners should understand ahead of time.
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Protecting Yourself and Newborn in your Household

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Hi There, Fellow Gardeners!

This is AnnahMarie and Becca.

Today, Organic Gurlz Gardens of Indiana will be sharing information on Protecting Yourself and Newborn in your Household.

Whether you’re pregnant or your toddler is just beginning to crawl, we are here to share a few tips for you and your baby.

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Rooted Veggie Kabobs

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Rooted Veggie KabobsThis is AnnahMarie.

Today, Organic Gurlz Gardens of Indiana will be sharing a recipe on, Rooted-Veggie Kabobs.

As we are in Fall and the leaves begin to show their true hues, be sure to fire up your grill at least one more time before winter arrives. Continue reading

Gray is Here to Stay

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Luxury Basement Remodel in Warren, New Jersey COMPLETED (8)-Design Build ProsKitchen Design Trends With Staying Power

This is a guest blog done by Kathi Fleck of LoneStar Property Solutions. You can read an interview she had previously done with Design Build Pros here.

“The most important aspect for remodeling your home is to have the look and feel that works best for you.” – Kathi Fleck, Renovate, Remodel… Relax! Continue reading

Carpeting vs Hardwood

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Hi There, Fellow Gardeners!

AnnahMarie of Organic Gurlz Gardens Fort Wayne, IndianaThis is AnnahMarie and Becca.

Today, Organic Gurlz Gardens of Indiana will be sharing information on, Carpeting vs Hardwood.

When deciding on flooring, there are many factors to take into account beyond just  comfort. Today, we provide a few pros and cons to assist in making your decision easier.

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