Constructing a new Deck? Hire a Pro

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Here are some reasons why you’ll want to hire a professional to construct a new deck. The building codes for decks have become much more complicated due to the abundance of deck collapses during the last few years. Attachment techniques need to be carefully followed and scrutinized to be sure the deck structure is safe.Read More



Think to the Future When Remodeling

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Where can you find inspiration for your remodeling project? Many homeowners research books, magazines or the Internet to get inspired. If you put in the time to research and build a list of what you like—with pictures— you will have a better sense of which professional can help you achieve your goals.   Five Reasons toRead More


Choosing a Railing?

If you’re considering undertaking a remodeling project, you already know how many different products are in the marketplace. To help make your decisions a little easier, MOSAIC Group will occasionally provide video links to products we use for some of our design/build projects. This video from Deckorators Railing encourages you to go beyond ordinary, withRead More


Cheers to Home Bars!

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The idea of adding a personal bar in the home appeals to many people. The bar can be a focal point for entertaining or a place for family and friends to relax, visit or watch television. Often, home bars are incorporated into a kitchen or set up near a wine storage area. A bar canRead More


How to Survive a Kitchen Renovation

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To survive a kitchen renovation, you need to do your homework prior to the start of construction. Try to make all your selections and purchases as soon as you can so you don’t have to worry about them after construction begins. Things will always come up, but if you have already made a majority ofRead More


Holiday Fireworks Safety

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Independence Day is a federal holiday in the United States that commemorates the adoption of the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776. It is often associated with parades, picnics, family reunions and fireworks. Here are some fireworks safety tips from the American Pyrotechnics Association. Store fireworks in a cool, dry place. Always read andRead More


Thinking of Remodeling?

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Inside or outside…it seems like there’s always something to do around the house. Want to carve out a “man cave” in the basement? Build a new deck where you can entertain friends and family? Or rip out walls to get that open floor plan everyone’s talking about? Before you pick up your hardhat and sledgehammer,Read More


Choose the Right Advanced Power Strip for You

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Remember the days when your home had only one TV and a computer was something you only needed at work? These days, most homes have multiple TVs and computers that are all connected to various devices such as DVD players, game consoles, external monitors, and printers.    While these cool electronics are packed with featuresRead More


Remodeling? Keep Fido and Felix Happy

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Americans spent $130 billion on renovations in 2013, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. As home prices rise, homeowners are finding it easier to secure financing to make substantive improvements to their homes to better accommodate family needs and desires. The American Veterinary Medical Association estimates that 36.5 percent of homes include dogs and 30.4Read More