Choosing the Right Replacement Windows for Your Historic Home Remodel

Jun 2, 2015 12:21:00 PM

First Off, It's No Small Task

There's no doubt that remodeling an older home is a daunting task. Particularly in New England, there are a number of things that need to be considered when making updates to both the interior and exterior of your historic home. In our opinion however, few factors are as important as choosing windows that match the appropriate style of your home. 

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7 Home Remodeling Blogs You Should Follow

May 28, 2015 3:33:00 PM

The Winding Road of Remodeling

Remodeling your home is a journey. Some are long, filled with winding, bumpy roads. Others are fast, straightforward, and smooth.

It's easy to feel overwhelmed on a remodel project, but it's also comforting to know that you aren't alone!

We've pulled together a list of our favorite home remodeling blogs from everyday people from across the country.

No matter the size of your remodeling endeavor, the following blogs will provide you with encouragement, laughs, and helpful resources as you go. 

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Remodeling Your Historic Home: What You Should Know

May 26, 2015 9:00:00 AM

The Price of Preserving History

Historic homes dot the landscape like shells along the beach--standing out among neighboring houses because of their unique look and feel. There is just something special about them!

Despite the substance they add to a neighborhood, however, your historic home can be a costly investment. Giving history a makeover is no easy -- nor cheap -- task, but remodeling the right way will save you time and money in the long run.

Where do you begin? Here are some practical things you should know as you begin remodeling your historic home.

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5 Steps to Remodeling Your Home

Apr 24, 2015 2:26:15 PM

First Steps

The process of remodeling your home can easily be overwhelming, regardless of the scale of the project. It is crucial at the earliest stages of your remodeling endeavor to be knowledgeable and prepared for what’s ahead. With this in mind, Custom Built has created this checklist for what you need to be successful with a remodel of any size.

Here’s what you need:

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A Heartfelt Farewell to a Long Time Employee

Feb 20, 2015 3:00:56 AM

After logging nearly 21 years at Custom Built, today is Jim Barbour's last day. It doesn't seem real to see it typed out, and it probably won't seem real until we come in to work Monday, but a member of our family is moving away.

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