Design Begins With Context

For some time now, most of us have been aware of, if not devoted to, the farm-to-table, locavore culture of certain restaurants. My wife is a manager at one such restaurant and came home one day with horrifying insight into how most shrimp catches are processed before they reach our tables and how her restaurantRead More


Remodeling Cuts Across Groups

Interest in remodeling cuts across many demographics, but four subgroups are particularly likely to retain the services of a professional design and build company. First are the empty nesters whose children are attending college or now living on their own. Then there are households adding a family member. It might be a new baby, butRead More



Think to the Future When Remodeling

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


Attics Can Add Livable Space

What’s in your attic? Boxes of long-forgotten “treasures”? Your air conditioning and heating system? Attic spaces offer many creative possibilities for adding living space within the confines of your existing home. Before you invest time and money in a renovation, understand that this is emphatically not a do-it-yourself project. You will need the services ofRead More


How to Choose the Right Contractor

Choosing the right contractor for your home improvement project helps ensure the project runs smoothly, preventing unneeded stress during the remodeling process. Here are some tips from MOSAIC Group’s Rick Goldstein on selecting a compatible company to work with. http://youtu.be/gchzJloY0To


Remodeling Ideas That Make More of Space You Have

When planning a remodeling project, there are often constraints that need to be considered, such as the amount that can be committed to the project or concerns for the lack of space available to work with. A good, reliable contractor can address all of these issues before beginning.   To get you started, we haveRead More


What is Design/Build Construction?

Design-build construction is a method of project delivery that can save project owners time and money by having one entity, such as a general contractor, handle all the design and construction aspects of the work. This is an alternative to the design-bid-build process in which the work is divided among two or more companies withRead More