Best Way to Fix Pest and Termite Damage to Your Home

Pest & termite damage can be a major repair to your home.

Subterranean termites – which are found in homes in Salem – cause more than $1 billion in damage in the U.S. A homeowner’s expenses to repair major damage from termites and other pests can run into the thousands of dollars, and they are typically not covered by insurance. The sudden appearance of winged termites emerging…

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Bright Ideas: A Comprehensive Guide to Kitchen Lighting

Kitchen lighting renovation in Salem

When it comes to a home remodel, the room that is likely to attract the most attention is the kitchen. After all, the kitchen is the center of your family’s day-to-day living. It is the heart and hub of your home. And there is no element in the kitchen décor that has a more powerful…

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How to Choose Your Lighting for a Bathroom Remodel

Bathroom lighting remodel in Salem Oregon

Has it been seven to 10 years since you’ve made any improvements to your bathroom? Perhaps you’re planning to do a bathroom remodel in the near future. It’s possible you may be overlooking one of the most important facets of this home renovation project – bathroom lighting. A good bathroom remodel contractor will tell you…

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4 Ideas for Your Bathroom Tub Shower Conversion

Let 3Rs Construction help with ideas for your bathroom tub shower conversion

A tub-to-shower conversion is one of the best remodeling projects you can do to improve your bathroom and your home in general. This type of upgrade will transform your bathroom so it is more modern and significantly improves the aesthetics. Changing your bathtub into a walk-in shower will also make the bathroom more functional. Showers…

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How to Choose the Best Concrete Contractor for Your Project

Choose the Best Concrete Contractor in Salem, OR for Your Project.

Perhaps you’re planning to install a backyard patio or an outside-your-house walkway. You will need to hire a concrete contractor for whatever type of outdoor renovation you intend to do. There is a lot at stake when it comes to selecting the ideal concrete contractor for your outdoor living or outdoor kitchen project. You’ll want…

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How to Find the Best Contractor to Build your Addition

Find the Best Home Addition Contractor in Salem, Oregon

Whether you want to add a master suite, a guest room, a home office, or build a full ADU (accessory dwelling unit), finding the right Salem addition contractor is critical if your home improvement project is to be successful. Sometimes even the most complex and involved additions remodel projects are not as challenging as finding…

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4 Siding Home Maintenance Tips

Siding Home Maintenance & Improvement Tips

Even though you see it every day, your siding doesn’t get much consideration or attention unless it is tarnished or faded. But siding plays an important role in the integrity of your home. Your siding protects your house, the foundation, and the contents inside. It shields your home from insects, pests, UV, wind, snow, rain,…

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4 Most Popular Siding Installation Options

Popular Home Siding Installation Options

You probably don’t notice it much, other than when you pull into your driveway, but your siding plays an important role in the protection of your home and its aesthetic value. Siding gives your home a protective shell against the elements. It contributes to curb appeal. Siding also adds to the value of your home.…

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Why Remodeling During a Recession is a Great Idea

Remodeling During a Recession is a Great Idea

The financial experts can’t seem to agree if we are officially in a recession. But soaring prices for goods and services, the steep hike in the cost of gasoline, and back-to-back quarters of shrinkage in the U. S. economy indicate that a recession is likely underway. So, it’s natural to want to keep personal spending…

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Cost to Have a Garage Built or Remodeled

Cost to Have a Garage Built or Remodeled

You may not think of your garage as anything more than a place to park your cars or store stuff. But it turns out that people like you are placing more value in their garages as house sharing and home offices continue to grow in popularity. Nowadays, people are converting their garages into recreation rooms,…

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Adding Solar to Your Home – Cutting Through the Hype

Adding Solar to Your Home - Cutting Through the Hype

Oregon is considered an environmentally-friendly state. So, it should come as no surprise that renewable energy sources are very popular here. In 2018, utility-scale, commercial, and residential solar generated approximately 776,000 MWh, or 1.2 percent of all electricity generated in Oregon, making it 18th among all states. In fact, Oregon solar grew more than five-fold…

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Should You Renovate Your Home or Move?

Renovate Your Home or Move to a New House

There are a lot of factors that go into deciding which house to buy. However, after some time, those needs may have changed or the house you bought is simply not living up to expectations. It could be because your family is growing, there isn’t space for those working remotely or you just aren’t satisfied…

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Converting a Garage into Additional Living Space

Converting Your Garage into Living Space

Have you outgrown your home’s available living space? Maybe you want a game room or recreational area, but your house doesn’t allow these activities. Perhaps you want a guest room, a kid’s room, or a home office so you can work and tend to family matters. This extra space just doesn’t fit into your current…

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Tips for Moving into a House that Needs Major Renovations

Moving into a House that needs Major Renovations

Buying a house that needs renovations certainly has its advantages. You can often get more home for your money or an affordable house in a coveted neighborhood. Fixer-uppers also offer a path to ownership for buyers who lack a down payment or solid credit history. Lots of people purchase homes that need work. In November…

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Top 4 Reasons to Install New Insulation

Install New Insulation

Installing new insulation in your home brings with it many potential benefits that could positively impact the quality of your life. New insulation can also save you a lot of money on your energy expenses, improve your health by preventing mold growth in your home, and even reduce noise pollution so you can live in…

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Top 4 Reasons to Install New Windows

Install New Window for your Home

Windows are unique among the building components since they affect not just the performance of your home but also its appearance, both inside and out. They are also a key element in creating a comfortable and functional home. You may not think much about your windows unless something goes wrong with them. In fact, numerous…

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New Year, New Kitchen

New Year New Kitchen

2022 is the Perfect Time to Update Your Kitchen! Let’s face it, there isn’t much to celebrate about 2020-2021. It’s been a a couple of years for the books as we have all been confined close to home while the threat of COVID-19 has run rampant. If you’re like many Americans, you’ve spent much more…

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The Most Popular Home Projects

3Rs Construction The Most Popular Home Projects in 2020

3Rs Construction & Remodeling has compiled a list of the most popular home projects and #5 will definitely surprise you! We all want to have the home that acts as the main “hangout” spot for our kids and their friends – both the furry and humans alike! Unfortunately, it’s pretty easy to find that your…

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