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Reduce allergens with hardwood floors

March 17th, 2014

Do you suffer from allergies? Dust mites live in carpet, and any allergens that come in through the windows or are tracked in from outside are trapped in the carpet with them. If you want to reduce your allergy symptoms, consider replacing your carpeted floors with hardwood or hardwood laminate. By removing the carpet, you immediately […]

Custom stone work in any room

March 10th, 2014

Custom stone work is a sure way to add elegance to any room in your home – including the bathroom! Not only is it durable and attractive, but when done by one of our fabricators, it can become a piece of art as well as a functional part of your home. We’ll help you choose the stone […]

Add a kitchen island for more space

March 3rd, 2014

When people come to your home to visit, do they all end up gathering in your kitchen? You can make your kitchen a more friendly and inviting space by adding a kitchen island. It gives the cook more storage and food preparation space, as well as providing extra seating for dining – or for all the […]

Freshen up your bathroom

February 24th, 2014

Whether you’re remodeling your home for your own enjoyment or preparing it to sell, upgrading your bathroom is one of the best investments you can make. When bathroom fixtures become stained, cracked, or are in an old-fashioned style or color, it has a major impact on how you – and your guests – feel about […]

Home additions and retaining walls

September 4th, 2013

Sometimes the ability of a homeowner to add a home addition is limited by the grading of the property. This problem can be solved by building a retaining wall. The retaining wall supports the addition of soil, providing graded land suitable for the foundation of a home addition. Retaining walls can be built of brick, block […]

Durable System Doors

May 28th, 2013

Windows and Home Renovations Direct is a qualified System Remodeler. Learn how durable, weather-resistant, energy efficient System Doors can help protect and beautify your home. All System projects are made in the USA! View more of our videos on our YouTube channel.

How to hire a contractor you can trust

May 23rd, 2013

According to this article from the Better Business Bureau of Western Virginia: Every year, homeowners research the trustworthiness of roofing contractors with BBB more than 2 million times—more than any other industry. Unfortunately, last year alone, BBB received more than 7,600 complaints about roofers from unsatisfied customers. Daily Finance reported that in 2011 the BBB reportedthe two […]

System Home Improvement Products

May 20th, 2013

Windows and Home Renovations Direct is a qualified System Remodeler. Learn how System Home Improvement Products uses environmentally conscious methods to manufacture and ship quality built-to-order windows and doors. All System projects are made in the USA! View more of our videos on our YouTube channel.

Creating an open floor plan

May 17th, 2013

This family wanted an open floor concept. We removed most of the wall to make a 14 foot opening. Then we added a support beam since this was a load bearing wall. The family now has a wide open floor plan, and they love it! Click here to learn more our home remodeling services » Get a No-Cost, No-Obligation Estimate […]

Dormer windows add custom look

May 16th, 2013

Add dormers to any roofline, for a custom and classy look. This customer chose a wide panel siding with a scalloped gable in contrasting color for more detail. The new architectural shingled roof we just installed adds both peace of mind as well as beauty to a more interesting roofline. Click to learn more about the variety of […]