Estimating Siding in Carrollton, Windows in Norfolk, and Load Bearing Walls in Williamsburg

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Excerpt: Each week I go out to Joust Windmills! and by that I mean, meet with homeowners that have called and requested a free estimate for Home Improvements.  We are making a better world, one home at a time! Don Quixote by Picasso Hopefully, the homeowners I meet will see us as the best value for their hard earned money, select our firm to perform these services and in them we acquire a client, a raving fan, and a new friend! Sometimes my efforts are rewarded, sometimes I refer them to another firm that can serve them better, sometimes I…

Room Addition in Chesapeake, Virginia

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Excerpt: Finished Picture of Custom Room Addition Jim Hicks Home Improvement Designed & Built in Chesapeake, Virginia Our clients came to us with a dream for a sunroom addition where they could be comfortable and look out upon their gardens in which they enjoyed investing many hours and much care. Custom Made Windows and PVC trim ensure the beautiful details of the room addition will not suffer rot or deterioration over the years to come. Interior finished pictures of the room addition. The large windows bring in the gardens to the home. [caption…

Does Closing the Bedroom Door of an Unused Room Save Energy?

Nope! Actually, it may also lead to additional health risks, according to Home Energy Your home’s heating and cooling system is designed to keep your entire home at a constant temperature.  If you close a bedroom door, that puts that space under pressure and the system will be forced to draw air in from other areas.  These types of air leaks are what can be found with a home energy audit. You can find some more Energy Saving Tips here: http://www.srpnet.com/energy/powerwise/energysavingstips.aspx Want to learn more about a Home Energy Audit?  check out the video!  

Success Profile for Jim Hicks in Hampton Roads Magazine

"I just want to see my smiling face on the cover of The Rolling Stone"

“I just want to see my smiling face on the cover of The Rolling Stone”  (click on image to enlarge)