Other Projects

Homes require all sort of renovation, and these changes can improve your home's security, durability, and energy conservation. Custom plans can also work for incredibly difficult or unique spaces. These areas need more planning beyond the traditional architectural plan, whether you have to plan around an awkward shape, window placement or specific kind of space, such as a basement. These spaces require much different renovation designs. For example, basements need waterproofing, sealing, moisture protective materials and intense lighting to change the space around. There are also specific considerations when remodeling, such as debris removal, clean-up, home insurance and security systems.

If your remodeling project will have you tearing down siding, handling hazardous or non-biodegradable materials, or throwing away a lot of wood and old furniture, then you'll need a debris removal service. Most contractors can help you with the clean-up of your remodel, but other contractors will hire another service to take your junk away. The disposal of these products is incredibly important. You can get into some real trouble for dumping or inadequately throwing away the discarded materials from your home remodel clean-up. You also want to make sure that you are using environmentally friendly methods of disposal.

There are some other unique projects that are specially made for your home, including indoor fire pits, skylights, solar design ideas, sprinkler systems and storage facilities. Whether you want to create new warmth with a fire pit or new light with a solar energy skylight, your home can have light or extreme changes that will change your home's warranty, insurance plan and security inclusions. These are just some of the things that you have to consider when looking at all of the projects with your home's remodel. You can find all sorts of interesting designs and plans through Remodeling Central to handle all of your unique projects.

Home Warranty

Despite the common confusion, home warranties are not the same as home insurance. Home warranties are generally used to insure the items that are present in your home, as long as they are specifically specified in the policy. Basic home warranty plans will be able to cover heating, plumbing, and various appliances. Every provider is going to have their own limits and rates that you will have to consider while you are looking for a warranty that is suitable for your home. Whenever you upgrade a home warranty, you are ensuring that the price is going to continue to go up unless you decide that you want to drop the coverage. Ultimately, people tend to have home warranties because they want to have peace of mind that their items are covered in case anything happens.


Home warranty plans tend to set up individuals with just the basics. This would include plumbing, heating, and electricity. Sometimes there are inclusions for microwaves and fridges but these are considered to be basic upgrades in most cases. You would have to pay extra in order to even attain these. A good home warranty program would have tiers that would allow you to choose different aspects of coverage. For example, tier one would give you the basics, tier 2 would provide coverage beyond the basics, and then tier three would include further, and so on. Special inclusions can be added in depending on the tier that you are on or the type of coverage that you have selected.


The rates that you pay for your home warranty are always going to vary depending on what you are insuring and the type of policy that you choose. Every time you go up on a new tier, the pricing is going to rise. It’s difficult to project what kind of prices would be associated with this because it varies greatly depending on the items and the homeowner’s decisions. You may want to contact multiple providers so that you can try to find the option that’s the most affordable for your budget. It’s important to remember that prices and estimated costs will vary depending on the region you are located in and also the service itself. In most circumstances, professional services will be able to provide you with a generalized estimate of the costs associated with your goals. With warranties, everything is based on the item itself, how long you want to insure it, and other related factors. Therefore, the price can vary based on different circumstances.


If you would like to learn more about home warranties or other associated topics, you may want to check out some of the related resources available on this site for more information. Those who have further questions are encouraged to contact a professional service within their area for information and answers personalized to their circumstances and concerns. Individuals who are not comfortable with performing the above remodeling tasks on their own are highly encouraged to seek professional assistance in order to attain the best results possible for their project.