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Project Planning and Organization

An excerpt from PDRdesigns owner Paul Rugarber’s forthcoming book, Architecture to Construction and Everything in Between! “A goal without a plan is just a wish.” – Antoine de Saint-Exupéry The planning of your house project can be the most fun or the … Continue reading

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The Whole Process in a Nutshell

An excerpt from PDRdesigns owner Paul Rugarber’s forthcoming book, Architecture to Construction and Everything in Between! “Fall in love with the process, and the results will come.” – Eric Thomas Most clients come into my office with very little understanding of … Continue reading

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Bathroom Remodeling

Bathroom remodeling can range from very simple to extremely complicated, depending on your desired amount of renovation. It’s always interesting to take on a project like this; the rooms themselves are small, and yet the components involved – plumbing, drainage, … Continue reading

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Ceiling Design

Ceilings are one of the most overlooked opportunities to customize a space. Whether with a simple trim detail, a complex coffered layout, or a cathedral ceiling, the ceiling is one way to change the entire feel of a room dramatically! … Continue reading

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Exterior Lighting

Exterior lighting is the most popular outdoor living feature among homeowners, and a great way to transform your yard into a dreamscape during beautiful weather! Strategically placed landscape lighting can be used to illuminate walkways, accentuate features like trees and … Continue reading

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