CI-How Much Will My Main Line Home Addition Cost-

How Much Will My Main Line Home Addition Cost?

“One of my friends told me I could build my home addition for $200 per square foot.” “I just want a simple addition.” “My brother-in-law is a handyman and says he can put up my addition for half of what a contractor charges.” And an oldie but goodie: “I saw on HGTV where they did a home addition for $20,000.” …

CI-5 Great Home Addition Ideas for your Main Line Home

5 Great Home Addition Ideas for your Main Line Home

You’ve decided your home needs more space. Some extra room for a growing family, parents or adult children are moving back in, you’ve decided to start a home-based business, or you’ve always wanted a library to call your own. Maybe you want a new bathroom, another bedroom, or family room. There’s no such thing as a one-size-fits-all home addition, but …

CI-How to Create the Perfect Black & White Kitchen Design

How to Create the Perfect Black & White Kitchen Design

The final look may change as styles evolve, but the appeal of a black and white kitchen design never dies. Designers understand that appeal: the high-contrast look is one many homeowners love. The most common black and white kitchen designs feature bright white cabinets and deep black granite or soapstone countertops, but there are plenty of other design options to …

CI-Let’s Eat Out! Restaurant Guide for Surviving Your Main Line Renovation

Let’s Eat Out! Restaurant Guide for Surviving Your Main Line Renovation

Whether you’re planning a kitchen remodel or a whole house renovation, living without your kitchen can be disruptive to your family’s daily life! While your kitchen’s under construction you won’t be able to use your cooktop, oven, kitchen sink, or dishwasher. It can be a tough transition for many families, especially those who enjoy hanging out together during meal prep …

CI-How to Upgrade Your Philadelphia Kitchen Design for Summer Time

How to Upgrade Your Philadelphia Kitchen Design for Summer Time

Summer’s a popular time for Philadelphia area homeowners to complete kitchen design upgrades. Long, sunny days and little rain are ideal for updating a number of features, improving energy efficiency, or adding smart lighting. If you’re looking to give your Philadelphia kitchen a fresh facelift in time for summer activities and celebrations, try these simple, yet beautiful design and décor …

CI-Why You Should Trust Your Kitchen Designer on the Main Line and Philadelphia

Why You Should Trust Your Kitchen Designer on the Main Line and Philadelphia

It’s the favorite room in the home and one of the most popular spaces to remodel. A kitchen remodel is one of the biggest investments you’ll make in your home, and also one of the most complicated remodeling jobs you’ll tackle. Good kitchen design, then, is crucial in making sure your new space is everything you want and need. Have …

CI-The Construction Stage - Our Design Build Process On The Main Line

The Construction Stage – Our Design Build Process On The Main Line

If the design and planning stage is when the magic begins, the next stage, construction, is where your vision takes physical form. It’s undoubtedly an exciting time for you – and it is for us, as well! At Cottage Industries, we love making your remodeling ideas come to life. The Construction Stage The construction team is a diverse group of …

CI-The Design and Planning Stage - Our Design Build Process On The Main Line

The Design and Planning Stage – Our Design Build Process On The Main Line

What does a perfect home mean to you? While there are many features that add value to a home and make it more livable and enjoyable, we believe the perfect home is one that satisfies all your needs, simplifies your life, and functions like a dream. At Cottage Industries, we love working with our clients to capture their remodeling, renovation, …