All posts of wdsmith

Custom Home and Home Remodel Design Tips

Our Home Remodel Design Tips As I’ve had the opportunity to build and remodel many different types, styles, and prices of homes in the Triangle, I’ve learned that it’s often the things that are not regularly considered that can make a great home a dream home, regardless of what you spend. I’ve taken a few […]

Home Selling Tips in Raleigh

Currently the Raleigh-Durham real estate market is red hot! If you are selling your home in Holly-Springs, Cary, Apex, Raleigh or beyond we have put together a few tips to help you get the most out of your home! In a perfect world, maybe you would be able to tackle each and every imperfection, netting […]
Bathroom Design & Remodeling

Cost to Remodel Raleigh Bathroom

How Much Does It Cost to Remodel a Bathroom? You may have been daydreaming about upgrading your bathroom for a while now. With so many remodeling shoes on TV, a completely redesigned bathroom now seems more accessible than ever. Of course, daydreaming about it and actually building it are two very different things. How much […]
Unique Tile Flooring

Reimagining Bathroom Storage

Bathrooms can, inadvertantly, become one of the biggest places you collect clutter! But, in fairness it’s not necessarily because we are messy people, or just like to keep clutter, it’s because traditionally bathrooms are designed with, at best, limited storage. Most bathroom storage consists of a large open space under the sink, which doesn’t work […]

Houzz Best of 2017 (Again)

We were recently awarded Houzz Best of 2017 for the 3rd year in a row! The ‘Best of’ recognition is given to those contractors that are rated with the highest level of customer satisfaction in the Houzz Community. Additionally, we are honored to receive the ‘Houzz 250 Saves’ badge. What this tells us is that […]

Often Overlooked Ways to Add Value to Your Home

When people think about high-value remodel strategies for your home the first thoughts are usually kitchens & master bath remodels. While these answers are absolutely correct, WD Smith would like to offer a few options that many people don’t consider that can have a big impact on your home’s value! Roof Replacement The roof is […]

Be on the same page: advice to couples for your renovation project

Let’s face it. While the end product of a home renovation can add much to your life and home, the journey to get there can be fraught with pitfalls and problems for relationships. Having candid discussions and practicing a few of these tips can help you avoid unneeded stress caused by a home remodel on […]
home remodeling trends

4 Trends in home remodeling you should know

GROWING EMPHASIS ON LIGHTING Lighting and what the industry likes to call ‘statement lighting’ is becoming more and more of a central focus in home remodeling. It can have a huge impact on the room’s overall look and ambience. Size and scale is trending as well! Homeowners are getting away from small pendant lights and […]
home remodeling tips

How to Plan Your Home Remodel

If you’ve decided you’re ready to start your home remodeling project you are probably wondering where you need to start? W.D. Smith Construction has put together a few steps that will help you plan your home renovation project to make sure you end up with the home of your dreams! I. Decide on Your Motivations […]
Raleigh custom kitchen remodeling

4 Ideas for Kitchen Islands

If you are considering adding a a kitchen island to your kitchen, here are 4 items to think about to help you make the most out of your kitchen and island space! 1. A Multi-use Island (with two tiers) You do not need to simply think of your island as a food serving and food […]