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What About a New Room for Your Living Room?

September 18, 2017
Is your living room needing a new face lift? Here’s an example of one of ours. Can you visualize yours with new floors, lighting and paint? Maybe you need more space – walls can be knocked out and rooms

Remodeled Attic Space

September 18, 2017
Have you ever looked at your attic and wondered, “What would this look like if it was finished?” Well, now you can see what it might look like. The following pictures are of a recently finished attic REconstruct did in Brookside in Kansas City. Maybe this will be an inspiration to you as you

Want a “New” Bathroom?

September 18, 2017
Have you ever stood at your mirror in your bathroom and wondered, “What would it be like to have a remodeled bathroom?” The bathroom is probably one of the most remodeled rooms in the house. It’s our place to get away, to relax, to renew, to rejuvenate, and recoop. No wonder it’s so

If You Build It . . . Will They Come?

September 18, 2017
If you remodel a basement, an attic, a bathroom, a bedroom, a kitchen or a sunroom will people come? That question can only be answered ifyou try it. Better yet, you’ll enjoy the remodeled space whether they come or not, in the meantime. Here’s some inspiration to get your ideas rolling for

REconstruct Does Commercial

September 18, 2017
When it comes to residential and commercial remodeling, very few construction or remodeling companies do both well. Our President just happens to have a commercial design degree and has also been a product designer, so when it comes to commercial remodeling, we have the background. Take a look at

Dormers – Little Forgotten Space

September 18, 2017
dormer: a structural element of a building that protrudes from the plane of a sloping roof surface used either in original construction or as later additions to create usable space . . . The little known “dormer” is an additional space you may not realize can be created on a second story of

Kitchens – the Gathering Space for Parties

September 18, 2017
Have you ever been to a party or dinner at someone’s home and you find yourself staying in the kitchen the entire time? The host or hostess might even invite the lot of you to the living room for more comfortable seating but the group seems to stay where the action is It seems like people just

Remodeling Up Over 50%

September 18, 2017
Remember 2008-2009? Actually, who really wants to remember the Recession? There is some good news – remodeling is up! Since 2008, home remodeling has risen about 50%. The NAHB’s (National Association of Home Builders) remodeling market index returned to its record of 57 in the third quarter,

New Year – Safe Home – 3 Ways

September 18, 2017
Soon we’ll be toasting in the New Year and cleaning up the Christmas decorations, setting the stage for . . . oh, yeah, all those improvements we need to make! If you could, you would probably make a list of any number of ways you could improve your home. However, there are no more important ways

To Remodel or Not To Remodel? That IS the Question.

September 18, 2017
You have the perfect opportunity – it’s time to create the home of your dreams. But, which way should you go – remodel your current home or tear it down and start over? It seems that everyone wants a new kitchen and master suite. Those can be added onto the existing house. However, if a

Making Room for Parents

September 18, 2017
With our parents aging, the future looms and thoughts begin to swirl on what to do when they can no longer care for themselves or would be better living with relatives or in communities. But more and more of us realize we just want our parents living with us. Demand for in-law suites is growing,

What’s Your Design Taste?

September 18, 2017
Have you ever gone on HGTV or Houzz and said, “I like this kitchen better than that kitchen,” or just “I love that shower,” and no other shower will do? It seems that we are becoming lay experts in what good design is just by looking at pictures these days. We used to have to go to the