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Aging-In-Place in Metro Boston

When doing a home renovation, it's smart to think about what you're aging-in-place needs might be as you grow older. An aging-in-place bathroom is a cost efficient place to start.
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Another Happy HTR Customer

HTR Construction in Lexington, MA did a great job in helping me transform part of my front entryway into a closet. I couldn't be happier with the results. The job finished on schedule and the final product is better than I ever could have imagined.
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What To Look for When Hiring a Contractor

Check out their website. Do you have a process for making a decision? Do you have a budget? A clearly written contract. Think beyond price. Ask questions.
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Pre-Construction Consulting Services

Would it be convenient to move right from the design process to permitting and construction? We help inform design decisions so that when the design is completed, the cost is known and your project matches your budget.
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How to Decide If You Need an Architect for Your Renovation Project

If you are planning to do some remodeling at your home one important consideration will always be the design of your project. Designer vs architect: What's the difference? Do you need a design, a scope of work, or both?
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How To Make Sure You Get What You Expect When You Remodel

Remodeling your home can be a major investment of your time, money and energy. If the end result isn’t what you expected what you thought was going to be an investment in your home may end up being a waste of money.
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3 Good Reasons to Remodel Rather Than Move to a Different Home

Bedford MA Builder, HTR Construction, discusses considerations for deciding whether to move or remodel and offers example related to designing a kitchen to a budget in Lexington MA
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How Do I Decide If I Want to Involve an Architect in My Remodeling Project?

If you are planning a significant remodeling project at your home you are probably also trying to decide whether to use the services of an architect.The nature of some projects will require an architect be involved.However not all projects will require a …
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Remodeling Estimates, Bids and Fixed Price Proposals: What’s the Difference?

There is a lot of confusion out there.Unfortunately many consumers as well as contractors don’t know the difference between a remodeling project estimate, a bid and a fixed price proposal.To make things worse many people use these words interchangeably as…
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Controlling Construction Costs Once Your Remodeling Project Has Started

When we meet with remodeling customers many ask us how to control construction costs during construction of their projects.Many share they are worried the final cost of their project may exceed their budget and or their available funds.Others are afraid t…
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