My husband and I must have been on crazy pills when we decided to buy and remodel our first home, but now that we are done with the project we have a lot to show for our hard work and a heck of a story to tell. While remodeling your entryways and exits, you should also survey your yard for ways to make it more accommodating. And while you don’t want to renovate just to sell, keeping the house up-to-date as you live there will pay off at resale time. Everyone on the job has been so professional, responsible, respectful of the house and garden and friendly.

In defense of pulling house permits for a remodeling job, if you’re flexible with your time and don’t mind spending a few hundred more, it’s generally a good idea to get a permit. In addition, Allen Patterson Residential customized a unique free standing …