How to Select the Right Construction Company

There are a few important questions you should keep in mind when it comes to choosing the right construction company.

Choosing the right construction service can be very difficult because there are so many different service providers available, but you should choose the company that will suit all of your needs. There are a few important questions you should keep in mind when it comes to choosing the right company: Experience? You’ll want your building… Read more »

Fix Your Roofing Needs This Summer

Maintaining your roof and keeping it structurally sound is crucial to protecting your home from water damage. After all, if your roof leaks, everything you own is in jeopardy.

Buffalo experiences it all when it comes to weather. From damaging winds to torrential downpour to several feet of snow, your roof and house have seen it all. Now that the sun is beaming, it’s a perfect time to get your roof inspected. Maintaining your roof and keeping it structurally sound is crucial to protecting… Read more »

Remodeling? Let’s Talk Prep Work

Any remodeling project can seem overwhelming, but if you do these tips beforehand, the process is guaranteed to go more smoothly.

Whether you want to increase the value of your home or you’re bored with your abode, remodeling can make every one of your rooms more functional and pleasing. Any remodeling project can seem overwhelming, but if you know a couple of tips to refer to beforehand, the process is guaranteed to go more smoothly. Research… Read more »

Treat Your Home This Summer

With the wind, snow, and ice out of the picture, now is the perfect time to assess, repair and make upgrades to your home.

Home maintenance is a lot like flossing, exercise and cleaning: you work it into your routine because the penalties are often worse than the jobs themselves. With the wind, snow, and ice out of the picture, now is the perfect time to assess, repair and make upgrades to your home. Treat your property and yourself… Read more »

Why you Should Install New Windows this Summer

Since summer is quickly approaching, now is the time to replace your old windows. Upgrading your windows can significantly transform the look of your home.

Are you trying to change the look of your house but not sure what to change? Since summer is quickly approaching, now is the time to replace your old windows for newly updated windows. Upgrading your windows can significantly transform the look of your home. New windows can help with your energy bills Can you… Read more »

Steps to Take Before You Finish a Basement

Basement Remodel by Ivy Lea Construction

Finishing a basement is a great way to add a new, cozy living area to your home. But because they’re located below grade, basement renovations require a little extra planning and consideration. Before you start hanging drywall, take the following steps to make sure your basement is ready to be transformed into a livable space…. Read more »

Come Find Us at the Buffalo Home Show in March

Come find us at the Buffalo Home Show in March

The folks here at Ivy Lea Construction are proud to report that we will be attending the 2017 Buffalo Home Show in March. The show is an exciting event in our industry—one where homeowners can discover the true potential of any home—and we’re honored to be a part of it. If you’re looking for ways to… Read more »

Tips for Choosing Kitchen Cabinets

Tips for Choosing Kitchen Cabinets

Kitchen renovations are among the most costly home projects – yet they often yield the highest reward. Homes with new, updated kitchens can expect to recoup most, if not all of the cost of the renovation in added resale value. For this reason, kitchens are often the first place homeowners look when choosing a renovation… Read more »

Tips to Make Your Bathroom Safer

Tips to Make Your Bathroom Safer

From slippery floor surfaces to standing water and electrical hazards, bathrooms can be dangerous places. This is especially important to remember if you have young children or elderly family members living in your home. To make your bathroom a safer place, consider making changes in the following three areas. Flooring Slipping presents a persistent danger… Read more »

Choosing a Floor for Your Next Kitchen Remodel

Choosing a Floor for Your Next Kitchen Remodel

If you’re remodeling your kitchen, you might feel overwhelmed by the many flooring options you have to choose from. Rather than spending hours wandering the aisles of your local hardware store, check out our tips on choosing a floor for your next kitchen remodel below. How do you decide? The first thing you need to… Read more »