The Fundamental Differences Between Design Build and Design Bid Build
As a homeowner, you’ll have many choices to make regarding your home remodeling project and your construction partner. Before you begin, it’s important to understand the differences between the two most common construction options: Design Build vs. Design Bid Build.
Understanding how design build vs. design-bid-build contracts work may help you better decide the type...
1. Ignoring Current Square Footage in Quest for a New Addition
In today’s world, more of anything is often perceived as better. Unless of course you’re talking about debt, gray hair, and the almost unavoidable pounds we tend to pack on between Thanksgiving and the Super Bowl. But when it comes to adding space to your home, you can often get more without having to build a new addition. A good design + build firm can help you find ways to...
Out happy clients: more space is great!
MainStreet Design Build is excited to announce another new blog series that will showcase a featured client and their most recent home improvement project with us. We hope you enjoy learning about your Detroit metro area neighbors projects and remodeling experiences. We’d love to hear your comments about these projects or your projects, so please share them!
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MainStreet Design Build Basement Remodeling Project – Rendering of the Bar Area
Have you considered finishing your basement? You’re not alone: many Detroit-area homeowners are opting to make use of this valuable space in their homes, bringing new life to their lower levels with well-planned remodeling projects.
MainStreet is currently finishing a walk-out lower level space in a lake front home for homeowners looking...
An in-progress basement remodel by MainStreet Design Build
Clients in the Detroit metro area come to us for a host of remodeling projects, including finished basements. Often, they have questions about this type of project and will likely ask the big one: Do finished basements really add more living space?
A: If you’re considering this type of remodel, this is a worthwhile question to mull over. According to Wikipedia:...