Entries by mccurdyremodel

Summer Landscaping Ideas

We’ve talked before about how proper landscaping could increase the value of your home. Since summer is right around the corner, it’s time to think of ways that will enhance the look of your yard that takes very little maintenance. If you are looking for a few ideas to keep your landscaping  from looking like a […]

Inexpensive ways to put value in your home…

After researching the internet for a while, I found a few helpful tips that might improve the value of your home. Did you know that pale yellow colored homes tend to sell faster? Add well maintained landscaping to that and the value goes up even further! Glass and stone accents are trending along with element […]

Remodeling Trends for 2014

Looking further into what is becoming the hot thing for bathroom remodeling and other living spaces, we are moving away from the light springy colors and into the more mysterious dark tones accompanied with rustic looks with an outdoor feel. You can actually be outdoors without really being outdoors. How you ask? Sun rooms. They […]

Remodeling Trends

It’s been said that a newly remodeled kitchen can increase the value of your home substantially.  I can attest to this when I was shown a rental home last year. I immediately turned around and walked out due to the 1970’s yellow counter tops in the kitchen. Now, there are a few trends circulating and […]

Tile Floor Is So 1980

Great news for all of those who are tired of the old hum drum tile bathroom floors. There are now some really amazing choices and styles that have come to my attention, and I’m going to share them with you. Have you heard of Stamped Concrete? This is a first for me too, but apparently […]

Outdoor remodeling in AZ

I’ve been contracted up north for the past few months at a retirement community called VI @ Grayhawk. It’s tough sometimes being in my business during the summer months but when the fall weather hits, I remember why I live here! I was doing some outdoor remodeling a few years back and built a stone […]

More food for thought….

I was browsing through a few articles on the internet and noticed a few hot trends that I wanted to share with you. In the last blog I wrote, I shared a little about outdoor patio structures. Apparently, the new thing is to make the outside space of your home look the inside! Kind of […]

Rainy days don’t make me blue!

Ah yes. Another well deserved rainy day in Arizona. I was hoping we would get a few more of these before the weather skyrocketed back up to 100 degrees! As I relaxed in the lounge chair I had wedged into the corner of my covered patio deck, I reached for my drink and enjoyed the storm.  The smell of the […]