Category: New Jersey

3 Steps to Budget for a Remodel

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If you’re like many homeowners in the New Jersey area, there are things about your home that you’d like to change. In fact, you may even need to complete some major projects before the seasons change, like putting on a new roof or replacing your windows. Unfortunately, when it comes to home improvement, figuring out […]

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3 Ways to Ditch the Dining Room

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Does your home have a formal dining room? Many homes do because they used to be the standard; however, just like formal living rooms, dining rooms are on the way out. Homeowners are starting to realize that it’s just too much square footage to be used only a handful of times a year. Instead, they’re […]

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Is Your Sunroom Ready for Spring?

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Sunrooms were practically invented for beautiful spring weather. They are the perfect place to enjoy the changing of the seasons and appreciate the blooming flowers and warmer weather. However, after a long winter of disuse, your sunroom might not quite be ready for your enjoyment. Consider these tips from your friends at Tom Madsen LLC […]

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How Winter Weather Affects Your Roof

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New Jersey winters are generally fairly mild compared with other states in the U.S. However, winter weather can still affect your home’s roof in some serious ways. At Tom Madsen LLC, we’re the area’s experts in roof problems, and today we’re discussing the most common forms of roof damage that you may experience this cold […]

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How to Design a Bright and Beautiful Basement

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Do you feel as though your family might be outgrowing your current home? Are you looking for ways to add extra space for a children’s playroom, teenager’s bedroom, or even a home theater? You don’t need to move — you’re standing over a gold mine of square footage! Basement finishing offers plenty of extra space […]

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What to Expect from the Fire Restoration Process

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House fires are every homeowner’s worst nightmare. Not only does a house fire put your family’s lives at risk, but you could also potentially lose all of your prized possessions. Fortunately, there are several measures you can take to prevent house fires, as discussed in our previous blog post. But when the worst does happen, […]

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Which Season Is Best for Siding Installation?

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Is it time for your New Jersey home to get a facelift and gain more curb appeal? If so, new siding might be the answer. Curb appeal and a new, fresh look are definitely something to look forward to, but more importantly, new siding protects everything underneath it. Old siding isn’t just an eyesore – […]

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Replace Your Windows and Save

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Responsible homeowners are those who keep a close eye on their budgets. It’s important to pay attention to your utility bills, so you will be aware if one or more of them shows a significant spike. If your energy bill is becoming alarming, the culprit could be your old, inefficient windows. At Tom Madsen, LLC., […]

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Is Your House Feeling Small?

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COVID-19 has disrupted life for everyone across the country. In New Jersey, citizens are staying at home and we would understand if you’re starting to feel a little boxed in. There’s nothing like a quarantine to make you realize how small your home actually is, and perhaps give you the itch to expand. Our team […]

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Is Your Home Ready for BBQ Season?

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After a long, hard winter, homeowners in New Jersey are getting excited for warm spring and summer weather. There is nothing quite as nice as relaxing with friends at a backyard BBQ, while the kids play in the yard and the sun sets over the trees. If your home isn’t ready for BBQ season, our […]

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