Category : Additions

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...

Creating a mud room

    We are in avery rainy part of the country, so we all appreciate a covered porch and a mud room, so as to not track water and muddy shoes into the house.  Here are a couple of photos showing read more...

How to make the decision to add on to your home.

Some of us are having our grown children move back in and some of them are coming back with spouses and children!  Some of us are still growing our own families and are rapidly running out of read more...

Tour of Remodeled Homes

On October 2 & 3 we will be hosting one of the homes featured in the Tour of Remodeled Homes for the Bellingham area.  This annual event is presented by the Master Remodelers Council of Whatcom read more...

Outdoor Kitchen & Living Space

One of our favorite projects was an outdoor kitchen and living space in the Silver Beach neighborhood. I thought some of you might be interested to see the progression from the existing home through read more...