Insulation Options for Green Building and Remodeling

First, a few safety tips in regards to Green Remodeling: While the remodeling of existing older buildings to make them more energy efficient is certainly a necessity, it doesn’t come without its hazards. Remember, older homes and commercial buildings probably contain all sorts of toxins, most notably asbestos. The miracle of the 20th century building industry, touted for its amazing heat-[...]

Three Gold OBIES for Paces Construction

Atlanta remodeling company Paces Construction is the proud recipient of three Gold OBIE Awards this year. Three Gold awards is a tremendous feat for Paces Construction because the competition was steep this year for the remodeling categories. However, Paces Construction thoroughly impressed the panel of judges, who come to Atlanta from across the nation, and it is evident by the[...]

Atlanta-Based Homebuilding Company Focuses on Customer Satisfaction

Whether looking to build your perfect new home or remodeling your existing home, Blake Shaw Homes can help you create the home of your dreams. Since 2004, Blake Shaw Homes has specialized in custom homes and renovations. At Blake Shaw Homes the customer comes first and a project is never completed until the customer is completely satisfied. From the choice[...]

Robert Williamson Homes takes home a Silver OBIE Award

A big round of applause goes out to Robert Williamson Homes. This exceptional home builder won a Silver OBIE Award in the Renovations category. This extraordinary renovation in the master planned community of BridgeMill (Canton, GA) included many enhancements for the entire family. The owner wanted a home for his children that would take them from toddlers to college. An[...]

WicksteadWorks Helps Buckhead Family Breathe Easier

Atlanta remodeling company WicksteadWorks is well known for its devotion to green-building practices, and a recent article in the Atlanta Journal-Constitution highlighted exactly how their expertise in green building can benefit the health of homeowners. It's really important to promote such positive attributes for green building because many homeowners really do not realize that green building benefits more than the[...]

Frank Wickstead Receives Green Building Designations

Frank Wickstead, President of Atlanta remodeling company WicksteadWorks, recently furthered his expertise in the green building industry by becoming a Certified Green Building Professional and a verifier for the National Green Building Program. The Certified Green Professional designation recognizes builders, remodelers and other industry professionals who incorporate green building principles into homes, without driving up the cost of construction. In[...]

Forsyth County Native Renovates Historic Property

Kudos to Daniel Fries Communities for restoring existing historic properties instead of knocking them down to build new ones! Dan Fries, a Forsyth County native, moved back to Cumming about five years ago and decided to restore the old "Corn" property in order to create opportunities for small and mid-sized businesses to own their own offices near their homes and[...]