A popular design request of the Design Build Pros for a remodeling project is to remove an interior wall to create an open floor plan. Most typically it is around the kitchen area, but can be for any combination of rooms. The actual space gained is minimal, generally representing less than six inches by the length of the wall to be removed. However, the newly defined space often looks and feels much larger. Additionally, furniture can be spread out more, even encroaching on the adjacent room once the wall barrier has been removed. Continue reading
Red Bank Award Program Honors the Achievement
Red Bank, October 26, 2014 — Design Build Pros has been selected for the 2014 Best Businesses of Red Bank Award in the Architects and Designers category by the Best Businesses of Red Bank Award Program.
Each year, the Best Businesses of Red Bank Award Program identifies companies that we believe have achieved exceptional marketing success in their local community and business category. These are local companies that enhance the positive image of small business through service to their customers and our community. These exceptional companies help make the Red Bank area a great place to live, work and play.
Various sources of information were gathered and analyzed to choose the winners in each category. The 2014 Best Businesses of Red Bank Award Program focuses on quality, not quantity. Winners are determined based on the information gathered both internally by the Best Businesses of Red Bank Award Program and data provided by third parties.
About the Best Businesses of Red Bank Award Program
The Best Businesses of Red Bank Award Program is an annual awards program honoring the achievements and accomplishments of local businesses throughout the Red Bank area. Recognition is given to those companies that have shown the ability to use their best practices and implemented programs to generate competitive advantages and long-term value.
The Best Businesses of Red Bank Award Program was established to recognize the best of local businesses in our community. Our organization works exclusively with local business owners, trade groups, professional associations and other business advertising and marketing groups. Our mission is to recognize the small business community’s contributions to the U.S. economy.
SOURCE: Best Businesses of Red Bank Award Program
Best Businesses of Red Bank Award Program
Leaf Protection for Your Gutters
Gutters are prone to being clogged by leaves that fall from the trees. Thus, it is important to protect your gutters from leaves that fall; this can be done by use of gutter coverings, gutter leaf guard, hoods, screens or helmets among other methods. Whichever method that you choose should be effective to ensure that it takes a good deal of time before you need to climb up your ladder to clean the gutters. Continue reading
How to Update Your Home’s Insulation
Last winter was one of the worst in recent history. Many people’s wallets especially suffered due to higher heating costs. The cost of propane and other natural gases reached astronomical prices as the demand increased and the supply dwindled. If your home is heated only by electric you were likely to see bills shooting into the hundreds of dollars. You can withstand brutally cold winters in a less expansive fashion for many years to come and save money by updating your home’s insulation. The green energy trend has made information in how to update your insulation more available than ever before. Continue reading
Basement Egress Windows
After constructing your family home and applying the finishing touches, you could suddenly discover that your basement is not complete. One thought is to install a basement egress window together with a window well. Egress windows do a lot to a basement. They let more natural light into the dark space beneath the rest of the house. They also serve as very convenient routes of exit when there is a fire or other natural calamity in the home. Continue reading
When it comes to home remodeling and home improvement, nearly every homeowner has either had a bad experience with a contractor or knows someone who has.
Trust us – we meet with homeowners every day and we’ve heard it all…
The project took way too long…
My house and yard were a mess…
Too many surprises, extra costs, etc…
I couldn’t communicate with the workers…
They would not call me back…
No project schedule…
I had to manage the project myself…
Do any of these sound familiar to you? Continue reading
Remodeling can be rather expensive. Design Build Pros strives to deliver a professional and pleasant remodeling experience for a homeowner, from the onset, through its exclusive design and development process. Among the many goals of DBP, helping homeowners save money, wherever possible, is high on the list. Continue reading
The majority of people are accustomed to the radiant oven which has a burner at the bottom, cooking racks in the mid-section and probably a grill at the top. The problem with this kind of burner is that it losses a lot of heat and when using it, you must place the food being cooked right at the center or you risk ending up with food that isn’t cooked properly. With the recent worldwide call on families and industries to save on the cost of energy, using the radiant burners are no longer appealing. Convection burners seems to have offered the much needed solace. Continue reading
Fresh Air Skylights from Velux
When you buy a home, you may find that there is no open lighting in many of the living areas. Your ceiling and roof may not have any sort of openings, and that’s fine. Millions of people have a dream home that has no sort of skylight, or anything of that nature. However, if you want to install this after the fact, and you want to look at the night sky or you just want to have an extra ventilation source, you’ll find that adding a nice skylight can be something worth looking into. Continue reading
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