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    "Thank you for the great work. The newly painted room looks fantastic. Tom notices everything so that if there is a chance I might want something additional I can have them do it. I feel very comfortable with the guys, and as usual your company came through, does what I need done, and does not disappoint me."

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  • Considering Adding An Addition To Your Home?

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    Are you thinking about extending the family room out toward the backyard? Wish the master bedroom was the biggest room in the house? Looking for Cleveland contractors? If you're thinking about adding an addition, read this article from Roxanne Washington of The Plain Dealer, and be sure to contact Reilly Painting for all your home repair needs:

    Whether it's because a baby is born, an in-law moves in or someone needs an office, a family can outgrow its dwelling. When that happens, "home sweet home" can become a cramped and uncomfortable environment.

    Buying a bigger house is an option, but it's not the only one. In fact, sometimes it's not even the preferred option. If the neighborhood offers quality schools, satisfactory city services and a comfortable, safe lifestyle, the homeowner might not want to move.

    So, what to do? Add another room, several rooms, or even a entire floor? In some cases, yes, according to remodelers and architects. In other cases, no.

    "Some people just need help arranging the way that they occupy their space to make better use of it rather than adding a room or rooms," says David H. Ellison, an architect who is a member of the American Institute of Architects. His firm, the D.H. Ellison Co., is located in Cleveland's Ohio City neighborhood.

    "They might have a formal room that they don't use," Ellison says. "Some homes, particularly older homes in suburbs such as Shaker Heights and Cleveland Heights, are not conducive to modern living. In some instances, the kitchens are very small and were only intended for the hired help. But people don't live like that anymore. People like to spend time in their kitchen area with the kids doing homework, watching television, that sort of thing."

    Read more at Cleveland

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