Tag: remodeling

West Asheville Overhaul – It’s starting to look like a home

  Since the last West Asheville Overhaul post, ‘lots has gone on. None of it very exciting as far as images are concerned, but substantial progress nonetheless.   Building or remodeling a home or business is like a well, choreographed dance. The logistics and project management can be arduous, and tricky, but my contractor, David… Read more »

West Asheville Overhaul – Design Concepts

My last update on our project – The West Asheville Overhaul – showed some of the demolition that had begun. That was only the beginning!  Since my last post, the entire structure has been gutted, leaving nothing but a few of the exterior walls to keep the home from collapsing. Even the electrical and plumbing… Read more »

West Asheville Overhaul – Scope Creep

The word of the week is – Scope Creep: What is known in the business as pesky problems that present themselves once the project has started, that may or may not have been anticipated, and add to the bottom line of the original budget. No interior design project is immune and this project that we are… Read more »

West Asheville Overhaul – Demolition

If you remember from my first post about this project, I proposed demolition of some of the existing add ons and new square footage at the front of the home, along with a two story addition on the back. Well, there just happened to be a very large tree located extremely close to the front… Read more »