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2018 OBIE Awards: 6 Awards, Including Remodeler of the Year

Posted by Jim Walker on Aug 7, 2020 4:09:42 PM

Copper Sky Renovations is thrilled to announce we've won Remodeler of the Year at the 2018 OBIE Awards. The OBIE awards are the premier awards given by the Atlanta Sales and Marketing Council in the home construction industry. In addition to being named Remodeler of the Year, we took home five additional awards for our projects in 2018.

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Topics: Historic Home Remodeling, Remodeling Award

Carriage House: Inside an Atlanta Carriage Home Addition

Posted by Jim Walker on Aug 7, 2020 10:05:35 AM

Our newest project claims two titles, one of our toughest projects to date, and one of our most proudest projects to date. A newly built carriage home with a two-car garage is tied into a brand new basement via an underground tunnel, creating a unique experience for this Atlanta homeowner.

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Topics: Home Remodeling, Historic Home Remodeling, Design

10 Must-See Kitchens in Atlanta [Updated June 2020]

Posted by Jim Walker on Jun 25, 2020 9:49:32 AM

How are Atlanta’s top designers remodeling their kitchens? It’s helpful to track trends as you prepare for your own remodel, but it’s equally rewarding to scout innovative designs that are likely to blossom into trends. Today, let’s take a tour of the top 10 cutting-edge kitchen designs in Atlanta, GA.

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Topics: Kitchen Remodeling, Kitchen Design

How to Start a Home Remodeling Project in Atlanta

Posted by Jim Walker on Jun 22, 2020 9:33:00 AM

Whether your project is big or small, we want you to be well-equipped to tackle your goals. Take a look at this introductory guide to help you prepare for your home remodel in Atlanta.

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Topics: Home Remodeling, Historic Home Remodeling

2017 OBIE Awards: 5 Awards, Including Whole Home Remodel Under $250k

Posted by Jim Walker on Jun 5, 2020 12:23:27 PM

The OBIE Awards program began in 1980 as a way to recognize and feature outstanding achievements in home remodeling, new home building, marketing, and personal achievements. The program is presented by the Greater Atlanta Home Builder’s Association, Inc.’s Sales and Marketing Council.

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Topics: OBIE

5 Ideas for Designing the Perfect Sunroom

Posted by Jim Walker on May 26, 2020 10:07:48 AM

As daylight hours stretch further into the evening and plant life everywhere burgeons with new life, it’s the ideal time to plan your sunroom getaway. Whether you want to remodel an underutilized sunroom design or you’re planning a sunroom addition, here are some tips for creating the perfect in-home paradise.

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Topics: Home Remodeling, Home Additions, Historic Home Remodeling, Exterior Remodeling, Design

Custom Cabinetry Ideas for Your Kitchen Remodel

Posted by Jim Walker on May 25, 2020 7:16:57 PM

When it comes to kitchen design and remodeling, perhaps a few of us have already planned exactly what kind of custom cabinets we want. But for most us, we don’t necessarily know what we like until we see it, or else we’re unsure we can pull off an appealing yet unique style with any measure of success.

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Topics: Kitchen Remodeling, Kitchen Design, Design

Why a Second Story Addition Might Be the Right Choice

Posted by Jim Walker on May 22, 2020 4:40:44 PM

Families often reach a point when they find they just don’t have enough room in their home any more when rearranging and reorganizing just don’t satisfy a practical need for more space.

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Topics: Home Remodeling, Home Additions, Historic Home Remodeling

Mistakes to Avoid When Planning Your Atlanta Home Remodel

Posted by Jim Walker on May 8, 2020 3:12:45 PM

Ready to remodel? Then you need to be ready to know what not to do. There are two major types of mistakes home owners make during home remodels: budgetary mistakes and building mistakes. Today, we'll discuss both.

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Topics: Home Remodeling, Remodeling Investment, Historic Home Remodeling

Expressing Your Personality in a Home Renovation

Posted by Jim Walker on May 8, 2020 3:00:11 PM

Where your heart is, there your treasure will be also, and for most people, their home is one of those treasures. So it’s important to ensure that what’s dear to your heart is visible in your home. We all have certain styles we’re attracted to, but within those styles, there’s a lot of room to express your specific personality in your home renovation.

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Topics: Home Remodeling, Historic Home Remodeling, Design