Designing a Low Maintenance Home in Atlanta

Posted by Jim Walker on Apr 22, 2019 8:54:00 AM

 Most newly remodeled homes look great when they’re completed. But keeping your home looking fantastic for years down the road takes some planning—and occasionally a bit of elbow grease.  A lot of the planning takes the form of choosing the right materials to use in your remodeling project. Let’s take a look at designing your home for easy cleaning and upkeep.

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Topics: Home Remodeling, Bathroom Remodeling, Kitchen Remodeling, Exterior Remodeling, Design

How Much Does a Bathroom Remodel Cost in Atlanta? [Updated February 2019]

Posted by Jim Walker on Feb 19, 2019 1:30:58 PM

If you’ve decided that the bathroom in your Atlanta-area is ready for remodeling, chances are you have a big question you need to answer before you dive in: “How much is this going to set you back?

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Topics: Home Remodeling, Bathroom Remodeling, Remodeling Investment, Home Additions, Historic Home Remodeling

Copper Sky's OBIE Award: Best Bathroom Over $25,000 (First Place)

Posted by Jim Walker on Jan 3, 2019 2:50:00 PM

At Copper Sky Renovations, this is our second year in a row winning OBIE’s first place award for 2018’s Best Bathroom over $25,000. (Be sure to view our 2017 gold winner, as well as our 2017 silver winner!)

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Topics: Home Remodeling, Bathroom Remodeling, Historic Home Remodeling, Remodeling Award

Spa-Inspired Features for Your New Bathroom

Posted by Jim Walker on May 16, 2018 1:53:00 PM

From building basement gyms to working from home, a trend toward simplified and centralized in-home amenities has been one of the hallmarks of the twenty-first century.

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Topics: Bathroom Remodeling, Design

Designing Your Atlanta Home for Aging in Place [Plus: Home Accessibility Checklist]

Posted by Jim Walker on Dec 20, 2017 8:54:00 AM

Whether you plan to live your retirement years in your own home, you expect to have parents or in-laws living with you, or you are merely hoping to up your home’s value for eventual resale, implementing an Atlanta home design conducive to aging in place is a project you should undertake before the need is upon you.

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Topics: Home Remodeling, Bathroom Remodeling, Kitchen Remodeling, Kitchen Design Atlanta, Aging In Place, Design

The Pros and Cons of Walk-In Showers & Bathtubs for Your Atlanta Bathroom

Posted by Jim Walker on Sep 13, 2017 6:30:00 AM

A lot of the Atlanta bathroom remodels we looked at last week feature both a walk-in shower and a bathtub. And while it’s great to include both fixtures in a master bath, how do you know which you should opt for in a second bathroom as a stand-alone fixture?

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Topics: Home Remodeling, Bathroom Remodeling, Historic Home Remodeling, Design

ROI of a Bathroom Remodel in Atlanta: What Can I Expect?

Posted by Jim Walker on Jul 12, 2017 11:46:00 AM

Perhaps you're considering remodeling the bathroom in your Atlanta home, but you're wondering if it actually pays off. Sure, you'd like to have a fresh, new look—and add some comfort and convenience (or even a bit more space). But is it worth it for what you'll get out of your house if you decide to sell in the future?

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Topics: Home Remodeling, Bathroom Remodeling, Remodeling Investment, Historic Home Remodeling

What Documents Do You Need for a Home Addition in Atlanta?

Posted by Jim Walker on May 12, 2017 1:10:00 PM

Because a home addition significantly alters the home's original blueprint, preparing for a home addition is a different ballgame than preparing for any other home remodel. Homeowners and remodelers collaborate together to obtain surveys, permits, and floor plan documentation that is both functional for the family and meets the city’s jurisdictional ordinances.

Below we’ve detailed the preparation phase for building home additions in Atlanta:

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Topics: Home Remodeling, Bathroom Remodeling, Home Additions, Historic Home Remodeling

Project Highlight: Stunning Home Remodel in Decatur

Posted by Jim Walker on Apr 27, 2017 5:40:00 PM

Copper Sky specializes in restoring a range of historic houses in the wider Atlanta, GA, area. Last month, we highlighted our renovation of a gorgeous Arts and Crafts home in Morningside. Today, let’s take a look at our extensive work on a Tudor home remodel in Decatur.

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Topics: Home Remodeling, Bathroom Remodeling, Kitchen Remodeling, Home Additions, Exterior Remodeling, Project Highlight

Our Mission to Bring Craftsmanship Back to Home Remodeling in Atlanta

Posted by Jim Walker on Apr 19, 2017 6:00:00 PM

At Copper Sky Renovations, we are as much artists as we are remodeling contractors, which is why old homes hold such a special place in our hearts. We know the unique history of each era of architecture, we know the current design trends, and we love getting to know our clients’ needs.

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Topics: Home Remodeling, Bathroom Remodeling, Kitchen Remodeling, Home Additions, Historic Home Remodeling, Exterior Remodeling