Breakfast Nooks Provide All-Day Functionality

The breakfast nook typically has the connotation of a built-in, cozy area for meals, said Rick Goldstein, architect and company principal with Atlanta-based MOSAIC Group [Architects and Remodelers]. The nooks provide more intimate dining spaces and can fit with any style of home, he adds. When a client contacted MOSAIC to remodel a dysfunctional kitchenRead 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


Cold Weather on the Horizon?

A colder than average winter may be on the horizon for portions of the Southwest, Southern Plains, Southeast and East Coast, according to a December 2015-February 2016 temperature outlook released by The Weather Channel. What steps can you take to ensure your home stays warm? Caulk all openings around doors and windows Install switch plateRead More


Cheers to Home Bars!

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


Thinking of Remodeling?

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


Remodeling? Think Ahead, Determine Future Needs

Think about your remodeling project from start to finish. Careful planning of your home improvement projects will enable you to update your home, increase the value of your investment and customize your living space. Carefully inspect your property. What repairs are needed? What improvements would you like to make? Think ahead and determine your futureRead 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