Home building energy savings that makes sense in Waterloo & Cedar Falls

Bipartisan Codes Bill  Promotes Common sense Energy Savings in Cedar Falls & Waterloo March 5, 2015 – Reps. Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn.) and Kurt Schrader (D-Ore.) yesterday introduced bipartisan legislation that would foster the development of energy efficiency baselines for buildings while ensuring home builders and Read More

Remodel now to stay in your home longer.

Why You Should Remodel to ‘Age in Place’ Now Safety and style should go hand in hand when making home modifications By Louis Tenenbaum | April 17, 2013 Louis Tenenbaum, a carpenter and former contractor, is one of the nation’s leading speakers and consultants Read More

How will your home serve you in your senior years?

EXPERT DESIGN TIPS FOR AGING IN PLACE GRACEFULLY Comfortable common spaces are at the heart of well-designed senior housing. By: Jennifer Goodman Rion Rizzo/Creative Sources rion The $20 million Heritage Senior Housing development has been touted for many reasons: quality aesthetics, affordability, a design that Read More

How long does it take to build a new home?

Survey shows how long it takes to build a house Census Bureau finds average time from permit to completion of single-family home is seven months By National Association of Home Builders The 2012 Survey of Construction (SOC) from the Census Bureau shows Read More