Can I Create a New Room Without Adding Square Footage?

Posted by Jim Walker on Jul 29, 2018 6:51:00 PM

Whether you need an extra room to accommodate an expanding family, to create a private home office, or to provide storage space, sometimes you won’t want to lose lawn space by adding extra square footage. In these instances, it’s best to consult with a designer and contractor to brainstorm a creative work-around.

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Topics: Home Remodeling, Home Additions

Designing the Perfect Sunroom

Posted by Jim Walker on Jun 20, 2018 11:38:00 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

Incorporating a Playroom into Your Atlanta Remodel

Posted by Jim Walker on May 9, 2018 10:33:00 AM

As all parents know, having a child is one of the most beautiful, most life-changing, and, if we’re being honest, most challenging life experiences. One of the best ways to allow your child to imaginatively and safely recreate while also guarding your own sanity is to create a designated area for them to explore the world.

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Topics: Home Remodeling, Home Additions, Design

Copper Sky’s OBIE Award: Best Addition Gold Winner

Posted by Jim Walker on Jan 3, 2018 12:21:23 PM

Our last two blog posts have featured our gold and silver winners for the OBIE Awards category of “Best Bathroom Over $25k.” We didn’t just win awards for best bathroom, however. We also took gold for 2017’s best home addition in Atlanta, GA. Here’s that home. Today, we’ll take you on a tour.

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Topics: Home Remodeling, Home Additions, Remodeling Award, OBIE, Design

Why Second Story Additions Might Be the Right Choice

Posted by Jim Walker on Jun 7, 2017 5:06:00 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

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