Quincy: Windows… windows… windows… What is the difference?

3 Tips to choosing your Replacement Windows By: Craig Guido (Almar Building & Remodeling Co. Hanover Ma)   In today's remodeling market there are endless options for windows when looking at replacing them for your house.   There are wood and vinyl windows you can choose from. The glass can be single, double, and even tripled paned.  There are so many choices with windows types and … [Read more...]

Scituate: 3 Post Recession Kitchen and Bath Ideas.

By: Craig Guido, CS (Almar Building & Remodeling) The last half dozen years have been hard on your house values and if you are like most people you have only repaired and remodeled the things that you needed to do. But things are changing.  House values are continuing to rise and heading back to where they were before the recession.  People are starting to think about either selling their … [Read more...]

5 Renovations to Consider this Fall.

  As we get closer to the end of summer, back to school and the fall weather, many people’s attention starts to turn to their fall home improvement projects. Now is the time to start planning because whether you are thinking about windows & doors to prep for the upcoming cold weather, a basement so the kids have a place to play when its snowing, or kitchen and bath renovations in time for … [Read more...]

Hanover: “What’s Your Score?”

What’s your score? Well that is just what energystar.gov is asking with the EPA’s new Home Energy Yard Stick. This online quiz “provides a simple assessment of your home's annual energy use compared to similar homes.”[1] According to the website just by answering a few simple questions like: your zip code, the size of your home, how many occupants, what type of fuel you use, and recent billing … [Read more...]

Protecting Your Family from EEE

With the recent discovery of EEE found in a mosquito pool in Whitman Ma, we thought it might be a good time to res hare this article, originally published on 8.14.12 *** For those of us living on the South Shore of Massachusetts this year, we know it  has been a tough summer for outdoor activities. From the oppressive heat to the  heightened threat to EEE it has been hard to get outside and … [Read more...]

Braintree: Bathroom Remodeling Package Under $10,000

Complete Bathroom Renovation Package starting at $9,995 In collaboration with Rizzo Plumbing & Heating (Weymouth Ma) Almar Building & Remodeling (Hanover Ma) is please to annouce a second bathroom renovation pakcage. In addition we also offer fiancing for those homeonwers who qualify. PACKAGE INCLUDES: Demo bath to studs and Disposal Bath fan/light on single switch Install … [Read more...]

Norwell: 5 Critical Tips For Finishing Your Basement

Special Guest article by: Paulette O’Connell, OCO architecture::design Are you thinking of turning that unfinished basement into livable space? Here are five tips to think about while planning to make it the most bang for your buck. 1. Built in storage If you are thinking of turning your basement into living space, be aware that you will lose the space for storing old toys, clothes, … [Read more...]

Pembroke Ma: Windows & Hunter Douglas Special Offer!

Almar Building & Remodeling (Hanover, Ma) is proud to be partnering with our friends at Inspiring Windows (Hanover Ma) to bring you 2 SPECIAL OFFERS! Vinyl Replacement Windows Starting at $399 Installed Call Almar for details on having NEW Vinyl Replacement windows installed and start saving on Energy Bills. Purchases may be eligible for Tax Rebates. Call for details. (Limited time … [Read more...]

Hanover: Energy Tax credits available in 2013

Many people do not realize that there are still Energy Tax credits available in 2013. So we wanted to share some of the products that you could have installed in your home THIS year to reduce your energy usage and qualify for a Tax Credit. According to The Energystar.gov website items included in the 2012-2013 Federal Tax Credit are broken down into three separate rebate categories. The main … [Read more...]

Remodeling Tips for Earth Day

by: Allison Q Guido, CS (Almar Building & Remodeling, Hanover Ma) Earth Day is a celebrated each year, and events are held worldwide to increase awareness and appreciation of the Earth's natural environment. 2013 is the 43nd anniversary of that mission which was attributed to John McConnell staring in 1969. In honor of Earth Day Almar Building & Remodeling, Hanover Ma wanted to share … [Read more...]