Home Additions

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Home Additions & Remodeling in Washington DC

by Kevin Gilday & Tom Gilday

Home Additions Are Still Good A Investment In Washington DC, home remodeling has evolved into a sophisticated and highly professionalized art--particularly for home additions.  Additions call for significant structural alterations to a house and...

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Planning A Home Addition In Chevy Chase

  If you live in Chevy Chase and you are planning to build an addition to your home, you will also have to plan a "home" for all the rainwater that the new addition is going to displace. Montgomery County has issued strict regulations about rain...

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Home Remodeling: It's Exciting Then It Isn't Then It Is

Home remodeling, can be a bit of an emotional roller coaster even when all goes according to plan.  We get that. The design process is exciting and gets the creative juices flowing.  The jitters set in as we gingerly make our way through final pricing...

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Home Additions Indoors and Out

The Great Outdoors -or- The Great After-Thought Gilday Renovations completed a two-story home addition to a Washington DC residence several years ago.   We squeezed the budget in this ambitious design build renovation project to achieve all of the...

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Curb Appeal

Something Is Missing Curb appeal. You  know it when you see it because you feel it. But, what is it exactly? 

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When An Addition Doesn't Add Up

by Kevin Gilday & Tom Gilday

A previous owner of this Chevy Chase Maryland home had put on a very, very small breakfast room addition.  It was the right idea but didn't go far enough.  This stingy little remodeling project did nothing to improve the functionality of the kitchen. ...

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A New Addition to the House

Humble Beginnings New additions all look pretty much the same to me at the beginning--as do new people.  It takes time and good genes (or in this case, a sound design build approach to remodeling) for a distinctive look and personality to develop. So....

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Home Remodeling: Design & Craftsmanship

by Kevin Gilday & Tom Gilday

When we talk about the fine points of home additions we tend to make it all about the designers.  In fact, a design plan is just the beginning.  An enormous amount of thought and skill is required to put what is on the page into the build.  

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A Sweet Master Suite Addition

by Kevin Gilday & Tom Gilday

Home Addition Adds New Space and Revives the Old This drawing shows the before and after second floor plans for a typical brick colonial in Bethesda, Maryland that received a two story home addition. The addition, which bumps out to the side as well...

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Aieeee! The Room Addition That Got Away

by Kevin Gilday & Tom Gilday

It was around the 5th century, I believe, when the Greeks (who invented Greek Tragedy) introduced the expression:  "Aieeeeeee!"  The exclamation is wailed out by the the proud protagonist at that moment in the drama when his/her crippling tragic flaw...

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