Archive for home remodeling

Welcome 2015 With These Home Resolutions

Posted January 16, 2015 in Residential Articles

A New Year is upon us, and with that comes the traditional New Year’s Resolutions. Now that we are a couple weeks into January, how are you doing with sticking to your resolutions? Here are some resolutions you can make for your home this year that are not only simple, but your house will certainly […]

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The Five Things Your Kitchen Must Have to be Kid-Friendly

Posted November 11, 2014 in Residential Articles

Between grabbing an after-school snack, preparing meals or simply catching up with the family, everyone passes through the kitchen, or more accurately, the hub of the home. We are often asked to help make a family’s kitchen more kid-friendly and functional for the whole family. One of our most popular kitchen remodel projects was with […]

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Pinterest: Friend or Foe for Home Remodeling?

Posted October 29, 2014 in Residential Articles, Riggs News

Pinterest has 70 million users worldwide, and we at Riggs understand why Pinterest has become so popular. It is a great tool for organizing recipes, discovering trends and getting inspired. As much as we love Pinterest and see how helpful it can be in home remodeling projects, it can also be overwhelming for you and […]

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Renovating your Kirkwood, MO Home

Posted September 5, 2014 in Residential Articles

An important factor in the home buying processes, especially when you have a family, is the school district where you would be living. The Daily Beast recently shared an article of the 25 Best High Schools in the Midwest, and Kirkwood High School was named number 13 on the list! They have a 100% graduation […]

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What Affects the Cost of Your Remodel?

Posted August 25, 2014 in Residential Articles

One of the first questions people ask going into a remodel meeting is “how much will this cost me?” There is no simple formula to how much a remodel will cost, and every situation has its own set of variables and circumstances that affect the final price of a project.   As a home owner […]

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The Transformation of a Traditional Clayton, Missouri Home

Posted August 13, 2014 in Residential Articles

  Eighteen years ago, Sheldon and Leslie Weinstein purchased their home in Clayton, Missouri. They loved the neighborhood and feel of the area, but the home did not feel like their own. They reached out to us to help customize the home, and make it truly one of a kind. We developed a long-term renovation […]

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2013 St. Louis Home Remodeling Trends

Posted June 26, 2013 in Residential Articles

Many homeowners are always looking for new and creative ways to improve the aesthetics of their home. From replacing the shag carpet in the living room to adding a splash of color to the front door—your options really are endless.   To help make the selection process a little less overwhelming, we have compiled a […]

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Diary of a Home Remodeler – Part 3

Posted December 20, 2012 in Residential Articles

By Amie Riggs   I don’t like to gloat—okay maybe sometimes—but I am really great at my job. There is one thing though that I always forget when dealing with clients: people have lives. Trying to juggle family life, a job and a home remodel all at the same time is no easy task. Knowing […]

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Diary of a Home Remodeler – Part 2

Posted December 1, 2012 in Residential Articles

By Amie Riggs   I’m having a hard time naming these entries because I want them to be accurate and not misleading. My husband and I only work on the house on the weekends so Day 3 is really weekend two. The second weekend is really when much of the fun begins. Hope you enjoy! […]

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Diary of a Home Remodeler – Part 1

Posted November 12, 2012 in Residential Articles

By Amie Riggs   As someone who has helped hundreds of people design the homes of their dreams, you would think when it comes time to remodeling my own home it would be a cake walk, right? Well… not so much. I have found that it is much easier helping others in the planning, design […]

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