adu size limit california

How Big Can An ADU Be in California?

The building of ADUs across California has risen sharply in recent years owing to a range of benefits these units can provide, such as increased housing and added valuation to existing properties. Given this surge in ADU construction, lawmakers across the state have continued to lay out the legal specifics

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how often to remodel kitchen

How Often Should You Remodel Your Kitchen?

A partial or complete kitchen remodel will breathe fresh life into your home, increase its value, and guarantee a great-looking, fully functional space for your home and family’s needs. With this said, you shouldn’t feel pressured to invest in a kitchen overhaul simply because trends may have moved on since

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LADBS Permit

Can I Apply For a LADBS Express Permit?

Securing the appropriate LA County building permits is a crucial step for residential and commercial projects. The specific permits required depend on the project’s location and scale. Los Angeles County categorizes permits based on project size, with larger projects generally undergoing lengthier approval processes. For more straightforward endeavors, an express

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Basement ADU

Building A Basement ADU

Are you eager to transform your basement into a lucrative investment? Converting your basement into a fully functional Basement ADU is a brilliant way to generate additional income, as it offers abundant square footage that, when properly finished, can serve as a self-contained living space. Here at Build Method Construction,

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adding bathroom to garage

Adding A Bathroom To A Garage

Given the lower demand amongst house hunters for a garage on the property and the increased desire of homeowners to have more space, garage conversions have become highly popular in recent years. There is often so much space to play with in the garage unit that the world is your

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how much does an addition raise taxes

What Home Improvements Increase Property Taxes in California?

In California, property taxes come into play during property transactions, and they may see an uptick when engaging in remodeling or home improvement endeavors. If you’re contemplating home upgrades, it’s crucial to understand which projects might lead to higher property tax assessments. While remodeling can enhance your property’s value, it’s

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adu property value

How Much Value Does An ADU Add?

If you have considered ways to add significant value to your home, you will most likely have considered building an ADU. Of all the benefits that an accessory dwelling unit offers beyond the creation of additional living space on the property, the potential increase in your property value is one

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Kitchen Cabinets Los Angeles

In the bustling city of Los Angeles, homeowners constantly seek ways to enhance their living spaces, and the heart of every home, the kitchen, stands as a focal point for family gatherings and culinary delights. As a leading construction and remodeling company in Los Angeles CA, we take immense pride

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kitchen remodel building permit

Do You Need A Permit To Remodel A Kitchen?

One of the most important aspects of any kitchen remodel is the planning stage, from design to breaking ground on the project. In this process, you’ll need advice on whether or not you need a permit, considering each state has different permit requirements. Do you need a permit to remodel

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how long does it take for a bathroom remodel

How Long Does A Bathroom Remodel Take?

Are you thinking about breathing fresh life into your bathroom with some renovation work? At this stage, you’re probably thinking all about design ideas, budget, and of course, the time frame that you’ll be looking at to get this project done. This last point is what we’ll be looking into

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