CBC.ca–20 hours ago
A major renovation project at the New Dawn Centre for Social Innovation in Sydney, N.S., has turned up some unusual articles. … Shoes were concealed by builders to protect the home from witches and evil spirits, by shoemakers to ensure prosperity and by grieving people to preserve loved ones’ spirits.
Mansion Global–Jan. 30, 2018
Jasmine Amaria and Gareth Owen’s home–renovation took two attempts and cost far more than expected. But the real low point was when a ceiling collapsed in a shower of rubble, dust and dead squirrels. The couple’s adventures in remodeling began after the birth of their first child, Karina, now 11.
Mansion Global–16 hours ago
Owned by shoe designer Vince Camuto, who passed away in 2015, and his wife and business partner, Louise, the 20,000-square-foot Hamptons waterfront home sits on 15 acres and underwent an extensive renovation after the fashion-forward couple bought it. It has been on and off the market since 2008 …
U.S. News & World Report–Jan. 18, 2018
(AP) — A construction worker has been killed in an accident at the site of a homerenovation project. … Essex District Attorney Jonathan Blodgett’s office said the man had been using the machine to dig out the home’s foundation when he was somehow pinned between it and a steel I-beam propping up the …
Born2Invest–Jan. 31, 2018
One of the most common ways to pay for home renovations is through a homeequity loan. This is extremely easy to … Getting extra jobs on the side will help you generate your income, paying off home renovation bills faster. (Source) … DISCLAIMER: This article expresses my own ideas and opinions.
U.S. News & World Report–18 hours ago
The famous 1976 Robert Indiana sculpture is returning to its home Tuesday — and will make a number of stops in a parade around Philadelphia before its reinstallation. The sculpture was removed for repairs a year ago while its home, a downtown park, was going through a renovation. The perennial …
Billboard–Feb. 9, 2018
3 show, and took in the theater’s extraordinarily ornate interior, originally inspired by the Palace of Versailles and the Paris Opera House. … York City Mayor Bill DeBlasio, his wife Chirlane McCray and former Brooklyn Borough President Marty Markowitz, who championed the renovation project for years.
Entrepreneur–Jul. 19, 2017
Consider your home renovation plan as a business plan or as your special project you are starting from scratch. If you hire an architecture he plan for you, but if you want to save money the first step is to take charge of the project and do it to yourself. In this article we are sharing some DIY ideas on, how to …
BobVila.com–Jan. 30, 2018
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Investopedia (blog)–Dec. 14, 2017
“Fix it and flip it” is a phrase often associated with real estate. With this in mind, many homeowners undertake major renovation to their residences before putting them up for sale: Sprucing up the place will always send the sales price soaring, right? Wrong. More often than not, these upgrades fail to pay for …