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In Progress: Aging-in-Place Master Suite Addition in Eagleview

Posted on Jan 9, 2019 in Blog
In Progress: Aging-in-Place Master Suite Addition in Eagleview

When you love your home and where you live, but you need to live in your home differently, it’s time to add space. Our clients, Bruce and Chris, are the original owners of their home in Eagleview. They moved in 20 years ago, raised their family here, and love the open space, quiet, and easy […]

SCD’s Resource Guide for Battling the Spotted Lanternfly

SCD’s Resource Guide for Battling the Spotted Lanternfly

The Spotted Lanternfly was first reported in the US in Berks County, but its range has grown — and Pennsylvania is asking for your help in stopping it. Folks in Berks and northern Chester Counties were inundated this past summer, but those that live in southern Chester, Montgomery, and Delaware Counties may not be as […]

What Does it Cost to Remodel? Part 2: Outside Projects and Additions

Posted on Jan 9, 2019 in Blog

We covered interior remodeling projects in another post — new baths, kitchens, master suites — and now we’re taking it outside. Additions for more kitchen space, a new family room, a garage or revamping your home’s exterior and adding living space are all popular projects. Working outdoors also means we’re likely moving earth, excavating for a new […]

Kickoff: Raising the Roof Remodel in Wynnewood

Posted on Jan 9, 2019 in Blog

When your family’s growing, sometimes your home has to too. This blended family has a young teen, two young kids, and another on the way! They love their house in Wynnewood, and have already moved once within the same neighborhood. But the teen needs her own space, and the parents need more closet space and […]

Spring Creek Design is One of Remodeling Magazine’s Big50

Posted on Jan 9, 2019 in Blog

We got to announce a huge honor in August — SCD had been named to Remodeling Magazine’s Big50 for 2018! Here’s a little background on why, as Ron Burgundy might say, it’s kind of a big deal. Each year since 1986, Remodeling inducts 50 remodeling companies that have raised the bar for professionalism and integrity through exemplary business […]

Almost Home: The Exterior Upscaled Remodel in Honey Brook

Posted on Jan 9, 2019 in Blog

We’re almost there — just awaiting the finishing touches — installation of the dog runs and some work around the trash corral. But take a look what’s already happened.   The reconfigured front entry has a new concrete pathway, corrugated metal siding, and that modern bright front door. By moving the entry, we made a […]

What Does It Cost to Remodel? Part 1

Posted on Jan 9, 2019 in Blog

One of the first questions we get asked, whether in the initial phone call from a client or when someone finds out what we do, is “what does it cost to remodel?” The answer isn’t immediately satisfying: “It depends.” It depends on the project, the scope of the remodel, the conditions we find (there may […]

More Progress: Upscaling an Exterior Remodel in Honey Brook

Things are moving right along at our exterior remodel in Honey Brook. One of the great things about redoing a home’s exterior is how quickly you see progress. The new roof and extended eaves have already made a huge difference in how the home looks, and the furring strips are getting covered with house wrap. […]

In Progress: Upscaling An Exterior Remodel in Honey Brook

We’re embarking on a great new project close to the office — we’re upscaling an exterior on a home with lots of potential in Honey Brook. We’re giving it a whole new look, while making the most of its cozy cottage lines. The owners have been wanting to make over the exterior for quite some […]

In Progress: Unionville Study for Exec Working From Home

This new project near Unionville will give a busy executive the space he needs to work from home. Remote work is the new normal for many, whether all the time or only part of the week — and creating a dedicated home office space can mean the difference between being productive and getting increasingly frustrated.  […]