New Patio in Waldorf, Maryland

New Patio in Waldorf, Maryland

It’s no surprise that we are seeing an uptick in home improvements. With everything going on with COVID-19, we are seeing that people are spending more time at home. Instead of spending money on summer vacations, people are investing in an outdoor oasis. This project was no different. The homeowner wanted to create a space her whole family could enjoy. In the end, we came up with the idea for a new patio in the backyard of this Waldorf home.

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New Front Porch and Stairway in North Beach, Maryland

New Front Porch and Stairway in North Beach, Maryland

Many times when we start a new project, it amazes us what previous contractors consider quality work. For example, this homeowner had trouble with their existing front porch and side stairway. The previous contract used indoor tile and concrete for both. This is a huge safety hazard. So, when it came to us building a new front porch and stairway, we wanted it to be not only safe but add value to their home.

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New Front Landing in Upper Marlboro, Maryland

New Front Landing in Upper Marlboro, Maryland

It may seem like a simple job but even the small ones can make a big impact. Take this new front landing in Upper Marlboro. The house had an all brick circular landing. The style originally matched the house. Now, over time, it had become damaged and broken. When we spoke with the homeowners, they originally wanted to just redo the brick landing. However, we suggested something different.

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Maryland Screened-In Front Porch

Maryland Screened-In Front Porch

We just talked about this in our last blog. To screen-in or not to screen-in? There was a list of pros and cons. One thing we mentioned, is that many homeowners choose to screen-in their back porches. Many times people don’t screen in their front porch for aesthetics. Still, there are many benefits to screening in your front porch. For this homeowner, the front of the house faces the water. They wanted to be able to spend more time enjoying the view and less time swatting bugs. We completely understand. Learn more about how we built this screened-in front porch below.

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Custom Master Bathroom Remodel

Custom Master Bathroom Remodel

We love the saying, “Wash away your troubles with some bubbles.” There is just something to be said about having an oasis in your home where you can relax and unwind. For us, the master bath is the ultimate place to do just that. However, for these Maryland homeowners, their master bath was anything but. Feeling outdated, dark, and not an optimal layout, they wanted a custom master bathroom remodel. And the results were stunning. Learn more about this transformation below.

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Replacement Sunroom and New Patio

Replacement Sunroom and New Patio

Quite often, Maryland homeowners will call us with not just one, but multiple projects. That was the case for this replacement sunroom and new patio. For this house, it only made sense to update both the existing second-story sunroom and expand the patio portion below the deck. As you can see in the before pictures below, the old sunroom was outdated. It had screens, instead of windows, an old screen styled door, and a weathered staircase. Learn more below about how we updated and upgraded the living space.

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Easily Avoid These 4 Common Bathroom Remodeling Mistakes

Easily Avoid These 4 Common Bathroom Remodeling Mistakes

While bathroom remodeling may seem like a simple project for most homeowners, there are dozens of mistakes to be made. This includes choosing the wrong material or not allowing enough time for a project. Luckily, these mistakes can be easily avoided with careful planning and the assistance of a professional remodeling team. Here are the 4 most common (and most costly) bathroom remodeling mistakes to avoid. 

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Home Renovation in Newburg, Maryland

Home Renovation in Newburg, Maryland

The allure of a freshly remodeled home will always remain in style. From a wood deck installation to a new bathroom addition, the perfect time to start your much-anticipated project is right now. Speaking of remodels, one of 7th State’s latest projects was a significant home improvement project in Newburg, Maryland. The custom home renovation took one month to complete and the results are beyond belief. Find out more about the project below.

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New Pressure Treated Wood Deck in Chesapeake Beach

New Pressure Treated Wood Deck in Chesapeake Beach

‘Tis the season for new decks. From improving old decks to building brand new ones, summer and fall are a perfect time to do a deck project. For this Chesapeake Beach home, the same was true. The homeowners felt it was time to add a much needed back deck to enjoy the outdoors. 7th State Builders constructed a new pressure-treated wood deck. Find out more about the project below.

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