Neighborhood Spotlight: Virginia-Highland

Posted by Jim Walker on Nov 6, 2018 4:26:45 PM

At Copper Sky Renovations, our mission was developed as a two-way street: we have a passion for restoring old homes because we love Atlanta, and we love Atlanta because we have a passion for restoring old homes. While the Atlanta area in general is famous for its historic houses, this is especially true of neighborhoods like Virginia-Highland.

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Topics: Remodeling Investment

How Much Does a Kitchen Remodel Cost in Atlanta, GA? [Updated: January 2018]

Posted by Jim Walker on Jul 23, 2018 4:21:00 PM

Kitchen remodeling isn’t just about a remodeled look; it’s also about a remodeled lifestyle. Houzz recently conducted a study on kitchen remodels and discovered these results on life-style: 49% reported more family time, 41% cooked at home more, 40% entertained more, 34% ordered less takeout, 32% worked at home more, 30% baked more, 29% enjoyed more sit-down meals, 26% changed to a diet with more fruits and vegetables.

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Topics: Kitchen Remodeling, Remodeling Investment, Home Remodeling, Home Remodeling Costs [2018]

How Much Does a Bathroom Remodel Cost in the Atlanta Region? [Updated January 2018]

Posted by Jim Walker on Jul 23, 2018 12:50:00 PM

[Updated January 30th, 2018]

Ready to prep your pocket book for the next big project? Let’s take a look at some ballpark figures for bathroom remodeling in Atlanta, GA. While your remodel cost hinges on numerous factors, including the age of your house, the size of your bathroom, the quality of your materials, the remodeling company you choose, and the scope of your goals, this article will give you a place to start planning.

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

Options You Have to Finance Your Remodel

Posted by Jim Walker on Oct 18, 2017 6:21:00 AM

From minor paint jobs to second-story additions, most home owners have extensive lists of remodeling projects they want to address. Finding the right financing option, however, can be a little intimidating unless you know what’s available and what suits your situation.

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Topics: Historic Home Remodeling, Home Remodeling, Remodeling Investment

How Much Does a Basement Remodel Cost in Atlanta?

Posted by Jim Walker on Aug 9, 2017 4:44:00 PM

Basement remodels are the easiest and most cost-effective way to increase usable square footage in your home. Because basements are natural places to add a bedroom, a bathroom, an office, or a second family room, they can also significantly increase your home’s value when finished. Today, let’s review average basement remodel costs in the Atlanta, GA, area.

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Topics: Basement Remodeling Atlanta, Home Remodeling, Remodeling Investment

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

What Makes Us Stand Apart from Other Home Remodeling Contractors in Atlanta

Posted by Jim Walker on Jun 28, 2017 1:37:00 PM

Our Mission

Anyone who knows Jim Walker, owner and founder of Copper Sky Renovations, knows his deep passion for saving older homes in Atlanta. In an age that idolizes industry and utility, Jim’s careful approach toward preserving history is truly an anomaly in the home remodeling industry.

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Topics: Company News, Remodeling Investment

6 Basement Remodeling Ideas and Plans for Your Atlanta Home

Posted by Jim Walker on Jun 21, 2017 5:05:00 PM

Basements are oftentimes the most underutilized areas in homes. This is partially because homeowners don’t always realize the potential their basements hold, and partially because unfinished basements can easily become out-of-sight, out-of-mind storage dumping grounds.

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Topics: Basement Remodeling Atlanta, Historic Home Remodeling, Home Additions, Home Remodeling, Remodeling Investment

Converting Your Atlanta Home Into an Open Concept Floor Plan

Posted by Jim Walker on May 24, 2017 1:00:00 PM

Converting homes into open concept floor plans has arguably been the hottest trend in interior remodeling over the past two decades. Most of the time, the enthusiasm is warranted. But the best of home design has always determined style and functionality-related decisions on a family by family, home by home basis rather than by blindly following blanket trends. Today, let’s talk about the pros and cons of open concept floor plans and discuss when you should and shouldn’t convert.

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Topics: Historic Home Remodeling, Home Remodeling, Kitchen Remodeling, Remodeling Investment

What is the ROI of a Kitchen Remodel in Atlanta, GA?

Posted by Jim Walker on May 17, 2017 1:00:00 PM

Kitchen renovations are consistently ranked among the most financially advantageous investments for substantive home remodels. But what exactly is the number breakdown on the initial cost of a kitchen remodel and its overall return?

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Topics: Remodeling Investment, Home Remodeling, Kitchen Remodeling