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Tips on Hardwood Flooring

Hardwood Flooring Options Prefinished plank flooring has the finish applied at the factory prior to installation.  There’s no dust from sanding, no fumes from chemicals, and no waiting for the finish to dry. These floors are warranted to last longer than … Continue reading

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Options for Financing Your Home Improvement Project

As a homeowner considering a home improvement project, you should know your options for financing those improvements. Usually homeowners have three traditional financing options: Home Equity Loan Cash-Out Refinance Construction Remodel or Renovation Loan For smaller projects, such as replacing … Continue reading

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Tips to Winterize Your Home

Winter rolls around like clock work, and it always seems to get here all of the sudden. Get ready for it. Be proactive. You’ll be happy you did. Here’s a list of items that you should check: Prevent freezing Garden … Continue reading

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Bringing Light into Your Remodeling Project

With summer coming to an end and fall fast approaching, we are often asked by clients how to bring more light into a home.  The easiest solution would be to add recessed lights or sconces, or even paint the interior … Continue reading

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Design Tip – Hiding Cords & Cables with an AV Cabinet

When you are planning your next remodeling project, it’s a great time to look at your existing space and decide what can be done to have more organization and a cleaner, neater look. One of our recent clients in Reston, … Continue reading

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Olney, MD Students Repair Homes in Appalachia

Olney, MD — High school students recently packed their bags and headed to a once-bustling coal town, Chavies, Kentucky, for a week of community service, mending homes and lifting hearts. The forty students and thirteen adults from Oakdale Emory United Methodist … Continue reading

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Come See Summit at the Capital Home Show!

Mark your calendars! Summit Design Remodeling will be exhibiting at the Capital Home Show on the weekend of September 23th – 25th, 2011 at the Dulles Expo Center in Chantilly, Virginia. This is a wonderful opportunity to meet us and … Continue reading

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Virginia Home Efficiency Rebate Program, Opened June 20

Good news for Virginia homeowners looking to purchase replacement windows and exterior doors, insulation, and air sealing! The Commonwealth of Virginia is offering up to total rebates of up to $595 towards energy improvements on your home. Act now! The … Continue reading

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Types of Countertops – Pros & Cons

As a home remodeling designer, I am frequently asked about the pros and cons of various types of countertop materials.  Each type has its pluses and minuses and which one is right for you depends usually on the overall look … Continue reading

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