Category: Tips

3 Reasons Why You Should Replace Your Aging Windows

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If you’ve completed home improvement projects in the past, you know that there are some upgrades that go unnoticed, and some that make a big impact. One project that may not seem very impactful is replacing your old drafty windows with newer, upgraded windows. Because while you might not notice newer windows in a home, […]

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4 Design Features to Optimize Your Deck

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Are you looking for a great way to enhance the entertaining space in your New Jersey home? Adding a deck is the perfect way to add useable space while also improving the look and feel of your backyard. At Tom Madsen, LLC., we have experienced general contractors who can help you construct the perfect deck […]

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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 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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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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Fire Safety Guide

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Waking up to smoke and flames is one of the most distressing things that can happen to you, your family, and your home. And the worst part is that most home fires are preventable. Keep your family and your home safe with just a little fire safety preparation and prevention. From creating a fire escape […]

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Expand Your Square Footage This Spring

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Are you aching for more space in your New Jersey home? Perhaps after a long winter, you’re feeling a little boxed in. Well, the good news is that with a little help from our contractors at Tom Madsen LLC, all your too-small home woes can be solved.

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How to Recover from a House Fire

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No one plans for the worst to happen to his or her beautiful New Jersey home. But home fires—both large and small—happen. And when they do, you need a plan for how to respond. Let our team at Tom Madsen LLC, a Sussex area fire restoration specialist, pass along a few tips for recovering from a […]

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