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Need Shade Outdoors? Try a Pergola.

Ah, summertime, nice to see you again! I am so excited to be able to spend time outdoors with my family and it’s especially nice to do it in my own backyard. The upcoming holidays and weekends are the perfect times for cookouts on the deck, stargazing on the patio, or playing yard games with friends and neighbors. And recent studies say there’s been a major uptick in homeowners adding outdoor living areas to their homes this year. One of their top design requests is to add a shade element to provide a bit of relief from the sun on extra hot days. For many homeowners, a pergola is great option to consider, which will add not only partial shade but also lots of character. Read more

Does your home’s curb appeal measure up?

Thompson Remodeling’s Tips for Increasing Curb Appeal

Ah yes, we all know what they say about first impressions and when it comes to your home, that first impression can be summed up in two words — curb appeal. Improving your home’s exterior appearance has two great benefits: improving your pride of ownership and increasing your home’s value.  Seasonally, it’s a good idea to take a look at the outside of your home to see how your curb appeal measures up. Read more

Creating an Outdoor Living Space You’ll Love

With warmer weather on the horizon, we can’t help but get excited about spending time outdoors. One of the best places to do that is in your own back yard! Expanding your livable space outdoors is an investment that rewards you with beautiful areas to relax with your family and entertain guests.  There are all sorts of possibilities: decks, patios, screened porches, gazebos, and sunrooms. If you have been considering an outdoor living space remodel, we’ve got some great ideas to share with you. Read more

Basement Remodeling Trends

Trends are changing, basements are now an extension of a home’s look and style. A basement remodel has the potential to add function to your home. Since we are spending so much time indoors during the winter months, remodeling your basement may become a necessity. Read more