Bathroom Remodeling

Remodeling Trends in 2016

Another year, another shift in evolving trends. MainStreet Design Build, a luxury design build firm located in Birmingham, solicited advice from its award-winning certified designer, Christine Ramaekers, to identify this year’s hottest remodeling trends, based on current demand from Oakland County homeowners.

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To Bid or Not to Bid?

The Fundamental Differences Between Design Build and Design Bid Build As a homeowner, you’ll have many choices to make regarding your home remodeling project and your construction partner. Before you begin, it’s important to understand the differences between the two most common construction options: Design Build vs. Design Bid Build. Understanding how design build vs. design-bid-build contracts work may …

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Starting a New Home Remodeling Project? Avoid These 8 Design Mistakes

1. Ignoring Current Square Footage in Quest for a New Addition In today’s world, more of anything is often perceived as better. Unless of course you’re talking about debt, gray hair, and the almost unavoidable pounds we tend to pack on between Thanksgiving and the Super Bowl. But when it comes to adding space to …

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Starting a New Home Remodeling Project? Avoid These 12 Mistakes

At MainStreet Design Build, we want you to love the home that you’re in and achieve your remodeling dreams. So we’ve compiled a list of expert tips to ease your concerns by making you aware of the most common remodeling mistakes—and how to avoid them. 1. Not Knowing Your DIY Limits This one’s a common …

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