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The One Room Homeowners Are Spending the Most On

The One Room Homeowners Are Spending the Most On

Homeowners are increasingly living out their HGTV fantasies by remodeling their homes, with a particular focus on taking their kitchen and bathrooms from drab to fab. Homeowners spent the most on renovating their kitchen, at a median $14,000 in 2018, according to a...

6 Ways to Embark on a Eco-Friendly Renovation

6 Ways to Embark on a Eco-Friendly Renovation

Eco-friendly living is all about choosing materials and practices that are beneficial to the environmental. But did you know this can also include your renovation process and the materials you use? There are five things everyone should consider for an eco-friendly...

7 Signs You Should Put Off or Call Off A Home Renovation

7 Signs You Should Put Off or Call Off A Home Renovation

Taking on a home renovation can improve your property's value, remedy any nagging structural or cosmetic flaws, and generally make your place way more comfortable to live in. All good! However, no matter how good your intentions may be, a hasty home overhaul can...

Bathroom Remodel Ideas That Pay Off

Bathroom Remodel Ideas That Pay Off

Remodeling a bathroom averages 60%-65% return on investment. Some homeowners report recouping over 100%. How can you turn your bathroom into a top contender? Go beyond the standard and add unique features that will stand out to buyers- features they never knew they...

2019 Kitchen Remodeling Guide

2019 Kitchen Remodeling Guide

Kitchens remain the most popular room in the house to renovate. It's a big job, both in terms of cost and the amount of work that gets done. So before you hire a contractor and start bashing down walls, there are some important things to do. Namely, setting a budget,...

Should You Add On to Your Existing Home?

Should You Add On to Your Existing Home?

Maybe you need an extra bedroom or bathroom, or quite possibly you want to design a larger kitchen and eating area and change the floor plan of your home. Whatever ideas and dreams you may have up your sleeve, let McDonough Construction walk you through the process...

Best Remodel Projects to Add Value to Your Home

Best Remodel Projects to Add Value to Your Home

Spring is in the air, and the energy and inspiration that comes this time of year may have you thinking about all of the potential in remodeling parts of your home. It can be exciting to think about improving your curb appeal with new paint or siding or adding a...

Pet-Friendly Flooring Options Every Pet Owner Needs

Pet-Friendly Flooring Options Every Pet Owner Needs

As a pet owner, you know that accidents happen. There are a variety of reasons why our four-legged friends do their business or act out inside the house and on the floor. Maybe they're marking their territory, or their anxiety may be manifesting and their clawing at...

Home Lighting Efficiency Tips

Home Lighting Efficiency Tips

Say what you want about those older, gas-guzzling cars, but they let you know in seconds how your driving habits affected your gas supply: If you gunned the gas when the traffic light turned green, you watched in amazement at the needle sunk by one - eighth or more....