Categories for Additions

Benefits of Adding a Guest House

November 18, 2021

A guest house can be a great addition to your property, but it’s also a big undertaking that requires a lot of decision making. There are many ways to get creative with expanding your property with a guest house addition, but the bottom line is that no matter how you build it, there is bound to be a host of benefits that come with adding a guest house. It may go by many names, like casita, cottage or in-law unit, but no matter what you call it, it’s likely going to be a good investment. Here are some details on... View Article

Room Additions: Building Up or Building Out

August 20, 2021

If you’re looking to make room additions to your home, there are usually only two options: building up or building out. But which one is better? For the most part, this will depend on your exact needs and wants. That said, there are some major advantages and disadvantages to both methods. Read on to learn about the pros and cons of both of these building methods before making a final decision. Advantages of building up Building up can involve adding another story to your home or adding another room above the garage. The biggest advantage of building up as opposed... View Article

How Do I Add Value to My Home?

May 24, 2021

Every homeowner knows how important it is to build equity. Over the years, home appreciation results in property values increasing. Research shows that owners sell their homes for a median of 29 percent more than they purchased them for. Of course, how much you’re able to resell your home for is dependent on a number of factors, including market conditions and how long you hold on to the property for. Another factor is whether you choose to renovate your home in Santa Fe, NM. If you’re considering questions like, “Does a kitchen add value to a house?” it’s time to... View Article

How to Choose the Right Sunroom for Your Home

January 5, 2021

While it’s true that any home addition will benefit your house, sunrooms are some of the best home additions in Santa Fe, NM. Sunrooms expand your indoor living space while still allowing you to enjoy some sunshine. It’s important to keep in mind that rushing through a sunroom addition project could lead to your dissatisfaction. We put together this handy post to ensure that doesn’t happen! Continue reading to learn a few things to consider before getting started with your new sunroom. A four-season or three-season sunroom? The first thing to consider is whether you want a three-season sunroom or... View Article

The Benefits of Building Up Instead of Out

October 27, 2020

From the moment you purchase your home, you’re a person on a quest. What is that quest? To transform your new house into the oasis you’ve always dreamed of. For many homeowners, creating the perfect home means adding some space to the existing structure. When the time comes to add square footage, many homeowners make the mistake of trying to expand their ground floor. In fact, it might be smarter to build up rather than out. There are plenty of great reasons to add a second story in Santa Fe, NM. Here are some of the most compelling ones. Spare... View Article

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