Tying a new roof into an old one - Fine Homebuilding
This article answers the question, "What’s the best way to attach two roofs?" Included is a discussion of the Mike Guertin's, a builder and remodeler in East Greenwich, steps and process to safely tie a new roof to an old roof.
Attic Renovation | MOTHER EARTH NEWS
Check out this attic renovation guide that’ll give you information on how to figure out how to conduct an inspection of structure, access, and space.
Attaching a Shed-Dormer Roof - Fine Homebuilding
I’m planning to add a shed dormer to my house. What are the different ways to tie the shed roof into the existing roof? Mike Guertin, a contributing editor for Fine Homebuilding, explains the different ways to tie shed dormers into an existing roof.
Home Improvement Story Book Dormers - Great Design Ideas Cape Cods and Beyond
Dormers are simply delightful and can take an ordinary home design to the next level. The American Cape Cod is a style that is revered and central to the style is the dormer. Learn the many types of dormers and numerous application including garages and sheds.
Plan 18223BE: Popular Cottage Home Plan
The vaulted spaces - foyer, living & dining rooms, and kitchen - add comfortable volume to nicely proportioned room sizes.Abundant windows maximize views and natural light. The dormer over the foyer brings additional light into the living, dining and kitchen areas.Wide hallways and doorways make for easy traffic flow, even for those that need Barrier Free Access. The front flex room off the foyer is perfect for a den or home office.The kitchen is designed for both efficiency and aesthetics…
Bump Out Addition - Small Spaces, Big Impact! | RemodelingGuy.net
Have you ever looked with slight contempt at one of those exterior walls and thought "If I could just bump that wall out a little bit..."? I know I have!
Additions & Renovations
Custom Concepts Inc. Architecture is a small, personable firm with a focus on residential and light commercial projects in Northern New England. Combining visual expression and technical know-how, our projects are as unique and diverse as our clients.
Lake Michigan Cabin Makeover
A quirky 1930s craftsman-built Indiana cabin becomes an enchanting cottage getaway after a thorough, true-to-its-roots makeover.