Category : Additions

Remodel your home to make it “just right” for you!

Like most homeowners, you probably have an "if only .  . ." list. Those things you would like to change to make your home "just right". Does your home feel like there isn't enough space? Here are read more...
Remodel your home to make it “just right” for you!
Whatcom Home Remodeler Rose Construction Inc Celebrates 30 Year Anniversary

Is your home feeling too small?

We often get calls requesting additions to homes, and at least half of these are exploring the possibility of going up - adding on a full or partial second floor. We have built many of these second read more...
Is your home feeling too small?

How many ways can you add on to your home?

It can be really frustrating cramming too many family members into too small a space! And don't get me started on the frustration caused by too few bathrooms.  So, what if your homes' footprint read more...
How many ways can you add on to your home?

If your home is too crowded . . .

You need an addition! Did you know that you can have an addition, even if you cannot expand your homes footprint?  Go up! We have added several partial second floors in the last few years for read more...
If your home is too crowded . . .

How to make your home worth more

Refurbish the basement; most basements are plain, dark, unused spaces, not very pleasant to spend time in. Make that square footage work for you; create an entertainment area for your guests. Add a read more...
How to make your home worth more

When it’s time for a bathroom upgrade

Sometimes we want to just replace a broken toilet tank cover or a leaking faucet; but you go into the store, and oh no! They don't make that model anymore! This happen to you? It happens to me a lot, read more...
When it’s time for a bathroom upgrade

What would it take to resolve the “issues” you have with your house?

A complete home makeover? Well, that's a bit drastic, but it can be done! Usually there are lesser, but still annoying issues, such as the house laid out so that guests have to walk through read more...
What would it take to resolve the “issues” you have with your house?

Thinking of remodeling your home?

If the kitchen needs some work, decide just how much needs to be done. Replacing cabinet hardware can make a big difference; updating the sink and faucet have a large impact as well. In any case, read more...
Thinking of remodeling your home?

Home remodeling to make you happier

Here's a good quote for that: "Trying to be happy by accumulating possessions is like trying to satisfy hunger by taping sandwiches all over your body." The Happiness Initiative has a new handbook read more...
Home remodeling to make you happier

Top home improvement projects

Minor kitchen remodels are a popular home improvement project. It stops short of gutting the kitchen and installing new everything, but includes enough to make that old kitchen sparkle. Refinished read more...

The best home additions

A home addition is one way to get more out of a house and can be a financially responsible alternative to selling and buying a larger home. Additions add value to a home as well, which can pay read more...

A home addition will make your home perfect

  There are many reasons a home can feel too small: A growing family, a need for another bathroom; a new hobby that needs its own room; accumulation of too much "stuff"; or perhaps the read more...

Does your home have enough bathrooms?

We will admit that the answer to this question is subjective; so then, here we will discuss a few situations. 1. Your house has four bedrooms, but only one bath. Definitely, this house needs at read more...

Get more space by going up

Your house is driving you crazy; you are tired of living virtually "on top" of your stuff. You have to move too many stored items to find the ones you need. If this sounds like your life, then it read more...

Are you considering a remodel?

Do you know that the word "remodel" has many different meanings? Probably the vagueness of this term is responsible for the surprise some feel when they pay their contractor for their remodel read more...

Do you have projects that need to be done this summer?

We can do that for you while you are on vacation! Think of it: You, on relaxing cruise in Baja while Rose Construction is upgrading your master bath, kitchen, or outdoor project. You return read more...

Is it time for a home addition?

We get a lot of requests for home additions - everything from a small walk-in closet addition to a second floor over the garage. If you love your neighborhood and if your home has gotten too small, read more...

Remodeling for maximum use of your home

Budget and lot sizes may keep you from adding square footage onto your home, but that doesn't mean you can't improve the way you use your home. Many homes have basements that are notoriously read more...

Should you remodel your home or move?

Upgrade for Whatcom County kitchen, including appliances, countertops and custom cabinets So you have been in your home for many years and the kitchen seems worn and bathrooms are dated. What read more...

Adding a room without adding a room

Spiderweb in the rain How is that possible? Build-in the garage, attic or that unfinished basement, to add space without increasing the size of the home. In all cases, the walls and roof already read more...

Trends are toward renovations that are simpler and budget friendly

Real estate values are still struggling, and people are viewing their homes not as investments, but as their homes!  In other words, the trend is to stay in place and do makeovers for a more read more...

Too little space and too many people?

Add on to that house. You may have many reasons for wanting to stay where you are, from the kids are in a great school, to you only live 5 miles from work, to you home has a great view. So add on to read more...

Before and After photos for Addition

These are from our NAHB Whatcom County Master Remodelers REX award for best residential remodel under $75,000. This 1978, three bedroom two bath home was dated and lacked the square footage for read more...

Rose Construction Inc. receives three awards for remodeling excellence!

The National Association of Home Builders and Remodelers and the Builders Industry Association of Whatcom County awarded Rose Construction Inc. three REX  awards. The awards recognize excellence read more...