Open Shelving Kitchens: Major Benefits to Consider

What are some of the main benefits associated with open shelving kitchens? Here are several to keep in mind.

Keeping SLC Remodeling Costs Reasonable: Permits, Financing, Light

What are some ways to keep your remodeling costs reasonable without sacrificing quality? Here are several themes.

Keeping Remodeling Costs Reasonable: Setting an Initial Budget

What are some simple ways to go about budgeting to keep your remodeling project affordable? Here are several basics.

Small Kitchen Remodel: Lighting, Flooring, Multi-Use

What are some ways to optimize a kitchen remodel if your space is smaller than most? Here are several to consider.

Small SLC Kitchen Remodel: Layout, Storage, Appliances

What are some ways to maximize the space in a smaller kitchen you’re remodeling? Here are several tips.

Remodeling Statement Pieces: Selection Themes to Consider

What are some important themes to keep in mind when selecting statement pieces for any home remodel? Here’s a primer.

Remodeling Statement Pieces: Possible Statement Piece Ideas

What are statement pieces in a home remodel, and which are some popular options you might consider? Here’s a primer.

Walk-In Shower Remodel: Potential Downsides for SLC Clients

What are some of the potential downsides of a walk-in shower in your bathroom remodel? Here are several to consider.

Walk-In Shower Remodel: General Benefits to Consider

What are some general benefits of considering a walk-in shower during your bathroom remodel? Here are several.

Bathroom Flooring Options: Natural Stone, Engineered Wood

What are your available options for flooring material when remodeling your bathroom, and which is best for your needs? Here’s a primer.

SLC Bathroom Flooring Options: Vinyl, Laminate, Ceramic Tile

What are your flooring options if you’re looking to remodel your bathroom? Here are several to keep in mind.

Home Remodels and ROI: Deck, Roofing, Wall Painting

What are the home remodeling projects that tend to offer the highest return on investment (ROI)? Here are several to consider.

Home Remodels and ROI: Garage Door, Siding, Windows

What are some of the remodeling types that tend to hold high return on investment (ROI) potential? Here are several to consider.

SLC Home Remodels and ROI: Kitchen, Attic, Entryway

What are some of the top home remodeling or upgrade types in terms of return on investment and property value? Here are several.

Sustainable Building Products: Hardwood and Roofing

What are some top materials to consider if you’re going for a sustainable home remodel? Here are a few to keep in mind.

Sustainable Building Products: ICF and Wood Options

What are some of the most sustainable building materials out there for remodels, additions and other construction? Here are several.

Remodeling for SLC Work From Home Needs

Have you begun working from home in the last year like many others? Here are some basic remodeling tactics to improve this experience.

Avoiding Common Bathroom Remodeling Errors

What are some common mistakes made during bathroom remodels that a quality contractor will help you avoid? Here are several.

Kitchen Sink Options: Apron, Prep and Drainboard

Are you wondering which sink to purchase for an upcoming kitchen remodel? Here are several options to consider.

Kitchen Sink Options: Basins, Drop-In and Undermount

If you’re remodeling your kitchen, you have numerous options for the ideal sink selection. Here are some basic areas to consider.

Popular Kitchen Styles to Consider for a Remodel, Part 2

If you’re performing a kitchen remodel, there are several styles to consider. Here are some basics on a few of the lesser-known options.

Popular Kitchen Styles to Consider for a Remodel, Part 1

Are you looking to remodel your kitchen? Here are a few of the common styles you might consider utilizing.

Home Bump Out Basics and Possible Locations

At Pine Tree Construction, we’re proud to serve as your one-stop shop when it comes to home additions and remodeling. We’ve assisted numerous clients with a variety of such projects, and one of the most common project types we help complete for those looking for increased space and storage is the home bump out.

Choosing Between Kitchen Island and Peninsula, Part 2

Are you unsure whether to install an island or peninsula in your new kitchen remodel? Here are some of the factors to consider for each.

Choosing Between Kitchen Island and Peninsula, Part 1

Those considering a kitchen remodel may have several major choices to make, and one common decision facing those who are looking for additional countertop and storage space is well-known: To install a kitchen island or a kitchen peninsula? These two additions are similar in many ways, but also have a few stark differences that separate them, both in terms of practical use and the sorts of kitchens they’re often installed in.

Factors in Building a New Home on a Sloped Property

There are several distinct factors to consider when building a new home on a given property lot, and one additional such factor for some is the presence of a hill or slope on the property. Many parts of Utah are pretty hilly, to say the least, and if you’re preparing to build a home on a property with slopes or inclines, it’s important to take the proper steps and consider a few basics.

California Room Addition Basics and Benefits

For many homeowners, a popular modern room addition is known as the California room. Here are some basics and benefits of this addition.

Comparing Kitchen Work Triangle to Work Zones

If you’re changing the layout of your kitchen during a remodel, you might choose either the work triangle or work zone approach. Here’s a comparison.

Size Template Choices When Installing a New Bathroom

If you’re thinking of remodeling or installing a new bathroom in your home, you have several size templates to choose from. Here are some basics.

Benefits of Hiring General Contractors Over Individual Subcontractors

For your next home remodeling project, should you hire a general contractor or your own subcontractors? Here are some basic tips.

LEED Reference Guide for Building Design and Construction

Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design LEED is an abbreviation of Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design. LEED is basically a rating system which has been devised by the United States Green Building Council or USGBC. This rating is carried out to evaluate the environmental performance of the building and also encourage the market transformation…

Kitchen Cabinet Ideas for Small Kitchens

Small Kitchen Cabinet Kitchen is considered as the heart of the house. It is the place where delicacies are prepared with lots of love for the family members taking care of special detailing then why shouldn’t there be detailing work carried out when it comes to the kitchen space. When the…

What are FHA 203(k) Loan Eligibility Requirements

FHA 203(k) Renovation If you are hunting to purchase a residential place which would need certain amount of renovation, then the FHA 203(k) program would be the best option for you. This is different than the standard mortgage loans. It is known as Federal Housing Administration’s 203k Rehabilitation Mortgage Insurance Program. This program covers renovation…

Top 4 challenges Issues Facing the Construction Industry in 2017

Biggest Issues Facing the Construction Industry The construction industry has seen a lot of ups and downs in the past few decades. However, with the growth of population it seems to act as a good future for the construction industry. As per certain census report the population across the globe is to hit a high…

3 Causes of Construction Rework & How to Reduce

Rework in Construction Construction sector is one of the complex sector which has a lot of activities going on simultaneously. It is a sector which can be termed as growing. But there are certain hurdles to this sector which could lead to disruption in the construction work at any of the site, especially if it…

10 Brilliant Home Remodel Ideas You Must Know

Home Renovation ideas for old homes Remodeling of home requires a lot of efforts and creativity. Some people prefer carrying out minor changes as the season changes whereas some people wait for couple of years and then go ahead with the remodeling of the entire or the part of the house. Whether it’s a minor…

FHA 203k Loans Can Mean Low Risk for Lenders, Instant Equity for Home Buyers

Securing the Best 203k Renovation Loan source Any investment when done towards home leads to adding value to it. It becomes much more than just a home for its buyer. Everyone wants to have its own property and keep on maintaining year on year. However, the problem is that not everyone has the equity…

Remodeling Project Cost and Financing Through 203k HUD Program

Pine Tree Construction (PTC) is a family-owned and operated business for over 30 years in Utah and California. Our business is built upon honesty, integrity, and high-quality performance. For more than 30 years, PTC has helped owners bring their building dreams into reality. We not only deliver superior construction quality, but we put our clients…