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Enjoy Bragging Rights: Kitchen Expansion with Addition that Extends Social Space

July 19, 2014 by  
Filed under Additions, Interiors

Enjoy Bragging Rights: Kitchen Expansion with Addition that Extends Social Space

                  Kitchen Expansion with Addition Extends Social Space When social space is constricted by walls, or restricted from views of the surroundings, the home feels cramped when the party gathers. And you know what they say about any good party… This home in Rochester Hills, being situated… [Read more]

Accurate Design Renderings Lead to Accurate Final Results

July 19, 2014 by  
Filed under Additions

Accurate Design Renderings Lead to Accurate Final Results

Accurate Design Leads to Accurate Results   When an addition is designed for an existing residence, the blending of new with old is paramount. When design is wrong to the naked eye, it’s obvious. When an addition is well conceived and constructed it is not at all obvious to the naked eye. In fact, a well-designed and… [Read more]

Design/Build for Home Renovations

July 18, 2014 by  
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Design/Build for Home Renovations

Design/Build Works for Additions, Taking Out Walls, and Floor Plan Reconfigurations Designing additions and other major renovation projects for private homes is not the exclusive territory of Architects.  21st Century Building Company, being a progressive and cutting-edge company, offers an advanced method of Design/Build, with their proprietary Online Design®, an interactive, web-based, client-centered process.  Utilizing Go-To-Meeting… [Read more]

Don’t Underestimate the Difference a New Garage Door Can Make

July 18, 2014 by  
Filed under Exteriors

Don’t Underestimate the Difference a New Garage Door Can Make

A Stylized New Garage Door can make All The Difference. When you are in the process of doing a siding job on your home, don’t underestimate the importance of the biggest and most visible door you’ll ever own. Understanding the style of your home and selecting an architecturally appropriate garage door is something 21st Century… [Read more]

Glass and Cable Railings on Permanent Aluminum Deck

July 18, 2014 by  
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Glass and Cable Railings on Permanent Aluminum Deck

Glass and Cable Railings on Permanent Aluminum Decking What you see here is a permanent, weatherproof aluminum deck that is completely maintenance-free and watertight to the spaces below. This home is directly on a lake, so glass railings do not obscure the full view of the lake.  21st Century Building Company designed and installed this… [Read more]

Oversized Tiles for All Shower Surfaces

July 18, 2014 by  
Filed under Interiors

Curb-less accessible shower design is effectively invisible when properly constructed

  Have Oversized Floor Tiles on Your Shower Floor! When a curb-less shower stall is built for you, placing the popular large porcelain floor tiles on your shower floor becomes a fabulous option.  Having 21st Century Building Company convert your tub/shower to a larger shower is a excellent option today.  Regular shower floors require little… [Read more]

Bluestone Flooring and Hinged French Door

July 18, 2014 by  
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Bluestone Flooring and Hinged French Door

New French door, Double hung windows, and Bluestone Flooring in Sunroom Freshen up your existing sunroom with a new French swing door with oil-rubbed bronze hardware and hinges.  Have 21st Century Building Company install a natural bluestone floor installed to your room for a unique and upscale look, then strategically place area rugs for a… [Read more]

New Hardwood Flooring with Matching Handrailing

July 18, 2014 by  
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New Hardwood Flooring with Matching Handrailing

Hardwood Flooring and Stained Hardwood Railings to match Installing new hardwood flooring adds warmth, life, and a wonderful sense of openness when extending the new hardwoods into adjacent rooms.  Replacing stairway hand rails with matching hardwood and new painted spindles adds an attractive and upscale look when adjacent to the new hardwood floor.  21st Century… [Read more]

Custom Built-in Entertainment, Fireplace, and Wall Cabinetry

July 18, 2014 by  
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Custom Built-in Entertainment, Fireplace, and Wall Cabinetry

Custom Built-in Cabinetry   21st Century Building Company built this wall unit for a couple in Birmingham, who had just purchased the home. Building an entertainment center into your home can add flare and functionality to your living room.  Designing in a high definition flat screen TV is essential in today’s world of media.  Art and family photographs… [Read more]

James Hardie Fiber-cement Siding is the Solution

June 28, 2012 by  
Filed under Exteriors

Aluminum siding - BEFORE

When considering exterior siding choices for your home remodeling project, we recommend and install ColorPlus fiber-cement, pre-finished siding by James Hardie. 21st Century Building Company has been installing Hardie’s pre-finished exterior cement siding products since they have been available in Michigan     Miratec composite exterior trim (www.MiratecTrim.com) is our recommendation for the exterior trim areas of the home, where wood… [Read more]