Remodeling Blog


Your housing needs speak to us, and we listen.

We follow trends. And we know they change faster than you can say “homeownership,” as they’ve become more in sync with what’s happening in the fashion world. We also know: Prices for materials and labor continue to escalate. Housing inventory has shrunk or isn’t budging. Some say it’s frozen. Blame the Boomers who don’t know […]

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A Bathroom Renovation: The Do’s and Don’ts

When the time comes and your renovation plans become your reality, Charleene’s Houses want to ensure you are well-educated, economical, and choose designs that are long-lasting for your lifestyle.


5 Basement Remodeling Tips

Whether your basement is partially done or needs a complete overhaul, finishing this space can transform your home, and your pockets, in ways you didn’t know were possible.


4 Tips for Minimizing the Stress of Design Selections

One of the biggest hurdles that clients encounter when remodeling their home is making decisions about the endless options available to them. So how does one avoid getting overwhelmed by these choices?


10 Home Design Trends for 2023

We’ve compiled a list of 10 home design trends to pay attention to for 2023.

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Why You Should Choose a Design/Build for Your Next Remodel

When searching for a company to remodel your home, there are two different approaches you can take: hire a design/build team or hire a designer or architect who will then bring in a builder, contractors, and subcontractors.


The Importance of Communication During Home Renovations

We recently finished renovating the second floor in the home of a family of five. It was especially important for communications to be clear, concise and stress-free.


Translating the Vision: a Case Study in our Design Process

I recently completed a traditional kitchen addition and remodel and asked these clients to share a little bit about their experience with their home renovation and design process.


A 1923 Master Suite Remodel

I recently completed a traditional-style master suite remodel that is absolutely stunning. Here’s a detailed look into the process my team and I went through to give them their beautifully renovated space.