Regretting your design? Consider remodeling.

There are a million different reasons to redesign a space. We recently read a blog that reminded us of one of the most common reasons: functionality. Does a wall in your home just not make sense to you? Or maybe a closet could be better placed somewhere else to open up a room.

How to insulate between rafters and keep them exposed?

Jake-

We have an old house, pre-1800's. We live in MA. We have a room above our kitchen that is equivalent to an attic I guess you could say. The room currently has no heat, has two windows, and is adjacent to a finished room that is heated. No insulation between the lower kitchen or adjacent room.

Doing our part

Employees here at Schloegel all contribute more than just the work they do in the office or out in the field. We really value philanthropy and community involvement, and here's a great example of how we do that. Designer Gayle Jagoda has a few words about some volunteer work she's recently started:

Last Thursday I started my volunteer work at Children’s Mercy Hospital in Kansas City.

The apple does not fall far from the tree

Donna Kirsopp, a design consultant for SDR, has a history in her field.

“My father was a home builder, remodeler and wood worker.  I developed an interest at a young age while building houses of Lincoln Logs and wooden boats in my dad’s garage.  My father always had a project and he didn’t discourage my interest in it.