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!) The OBIE Awards were created in 1980 to recognize excellence in the Atlanta, GA new home construction industry. As a company that consciously celebrates excellence in all our projects, we’re thrilled to have been presented this award by the Atlanta Sales and Marketing Council.

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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

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

Last month we wrote an article on twelve features to consider for aging in place comfortably. 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? Here are some things to know about walk-in showers and bathtubs for yourbathroom remodel in Atlanta, GA.

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

5 Bathroom Remodel Ideas from Atlanta’s Historic Homes

Posted by Jim Walker on Sep 7, 2017 8:03:00 PM

Your bathroom is one of the most significant spaces in your home when considering a remodel. It’s where you prepare to meet whatever your day has in store and where you unwind at the end of the day, so it’s important to spend time identifying relaxing and rejuvenating bathroom remodel ideas. Let’s look at five of Atlanta, GA’s most inspiring historic home bathroom remodels.

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Topics: Bathroom Remodeling, Historic Home Remodeling, Basement Remodeling Atlanta

ROI of a Bathroom Remodel in Atlanta – Facts and Figures

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

There’s a reason bathroom renovations make up 80% of contractors’ projects, second only to kitchen renovations. Remodeling your bathroom can change the entire tone of your home, because although it isn’t the heart of the home, it is still a high-use, valuable private space prioritized by home owners and home buyers alike.

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

Home Additions Atlanta: What Documentation Do You Need Before You Begin?

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. We’ve detailed the preparation phase for building home additions in Atlanta, GA, below.

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

Project Highlight: Stunning Decatur, GA Home Remodel

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, GA.

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