Want A Main Floor Master With Tall Ceilings And A Big Bath? Get Quotes For These Things

Construction & Contractors Blog

If you are looking to make some renovations to your home but you aren't sure what changes are possible, there are some things that you want to talk with a building contractor about. If you think that you want to add a master bedroom on the main level of your home, you will have to see if you have the space and funds to do so. If you want something grand with tall ceilings, a big master bath and more, talk with the construction experts in your area about the following things.

 Lot Ability

There are different regulations in each city about how close you can build to the property line, and to other houses. You will need to have someone from the county come to your property to see how big of a room you can put on the house, and where it would need to go. You may find out that you have to put the room somewhere you didn't want to, or that you will have to change the layout of how you wanted the room.

Truss Roofing Costs

If you want to have a master bedroom and master bathroom with tall vaulted ceilings, you will need to have a company that does truss roofing give you a quote for the job. You want to have a roofing material that matches the other roofing shingles on your home, and that is efficient. Get estimates and find out how much money it's going to cost, and how much time it will take.

Plumbing and HVAC Concerns

You will have to get heat, air conditioning, and water and sewer pipes to the master suite. Have the necessary contractors come to your home to see if this will be an easy transition, based on where the room will go, or if this is going to be expensive and difficult. Get written quotes and estimates for reference when you are determining the overall cost of the project.

Adding a master bedroom on the main floor of your home is a great way to improve your home value and to make your living situation more desirable if it is something you really want. Talk with the local contractors to find out what the costs will be, and have a remodeling contractor give you an overall cost. Once you have this information you can decide if you are ready to invest the money.

For more information, contact a company like Campbell Truss Company Inc.


1 March 2018

Adding a Man Cave to Your Home: Tips

I have always loved baseball, and when the world series arrives each year, I enjoy inviting my friends over to watch the games. As our family grew, it became difficult for all of our guests to fit in our living room. We decided that we needed a dedicated "man cave" in our home, but we didn't have an extra room to build it in. We thought long and hard about how we could add it, but we finally decided to turn our garage into the man cave and have a carport built onto our home to park our cars under. I have always been interested in learning more handy-work, so I enjoyed watching the contractors build both the man cave and car port. I thought I would start a blog to share what I learned during the building process to help other homeowners!