Thursday, 15 November 2018

Category Archives: home remodeling cost estimate

Jumping on this home renovation trend could cost you
29 Oct
4:08

Jumping on this home renovation trend could cost you

Plastic might be a trendy component of your next home remodeling project. No, not as a design element — as a source of funding. Last year, 1 in 3 homeowners paid for at least part of a renovation project with a credit card, according to a new report from home […]

New tariffs could affect the cost of home building, remodeling
10 Oct
5:02

New tariffs could affect the cost of home building, remodeling

HARRISONBURG, Va. (WHSV) — If you’re considering remodeling your house or even building one, you may need to set aside some extra cash. The Trump Administration’s new $200 billion tariff on Chinese goods will likely impact that project. The president of A M Yoder & Co., a home building company […]

Tariff war fallout, rising cost of home remodeling
10 Oct
4:59

Tariff war fallout, rising cost of home remodeling

WASHINGTON — Thinking about remodeling your home? Redoing a bathroom or the kitchen? Or maybe purchasing a new home from a builder? Or simply buying new appliances? Then get ready to dig deeper into your wallet as the Trump administration’s new $200 billion in tariffs begin to flow through to […]

LPOSD facility needs detailed
25 Sep
9:05

LPOSD facility needs detailed

SANDPOINT — A recent assessment of the facilities in the Lake Pend Oreille School District identified five schools with the most need in terms of remodeling or replacement. Those schools, in no particular order, include Washington and Northside Elementary schools, Sandpoint Middle School, Clark Fork Junior/Senior High School and Lake Pend Oreille High […]

Change Is Coming: The Space Force and SMC 2.0
24 Sep
9:02

Change Is Coming: The Space Force and SMC 2.0

While threats to American defense satellites were climbing sharply, the costs and schedules of U.S. military space programs were on the same unsustainable trajectory — prompting lawmakers last year to begin trying to reorganize Air Force’s military space programs by creating a Space Corps. A move that, so far, has failed. […]

District 21 referendum, if approved, would bankroll $69 million in security and building improvements
23 Sep
8:52

District 21 referendum, if approved, would bankroll $69 million in security and building improvements

Later this fall, voters in Community Consolidated School District 21 will have the final say on whether the district should borrow $69 million in bonds, which, school officials said, are needed to finance critical security upgrades and other building improvements. If District 21 voters approve the referendum during the upcoming […]

How to find a contractor after a hurricane
22 Sep
8:48

How to find a contractor after a hurricane

Residents in the Carolinas are just beginning the long recovery process after Hurricane Florence dumped more than 3 feet of rain in some areas, causing massive flooding. For many, a crucial first step is to find the right contractor. Early estimates suggest that the damage from Florence’s wind and flooding […]

Why Is Target (TGT) Up 0.8% Since Last Earnings Report?
21 Sep
8:39

Why Is Target (TGT) Up 0.8% Since Last Earnings Report?

Shutterstock photo A month has gone by since the last earnings report for Target (TGT). Shares have added about 0.8% in that time frame, underperforming the S&P 500. Will the recent positive trend continue leading up to its next earnings release, or is Target due for a pullback? Before we […]

Philadelphia contractor sentenced to state prison for defrauding Berks couple
20 Sep
8:34

Philadelphia contractor sentenced to state prison for defrauding Berks couple

He also was ordered to pay the Birdsboro couple $3,176 in rerstitution. Written by Reading Eagle Reading, PA — A Philadelphia contractor was sentenced Friday to one to five years in state prison after admitting he took a Birdsboro couple’s money without doing any work on their home. Ryan P. […]

Joe Nacca: The magic piggy bank
19 Sep
8:30

Joe Nacca: The magic piggy bank

You’re a radio listener. And you’re a home owner. Day after day, you hear advertisements for various bathroom remodeling services. Come to think of it, your bathroom is looking a little grungy. A fix-up would be nice. You call a couple of local contractors. You compare their estimates and their […]