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Open Concept Kitchens: Bridging the Gap Between Cooking and Living Spaces

Open-concept kitchens have become a defining feature of modern home design, seamlessly integrating cooking and living spaces. This trend reflects a shift towards a more open and inclusive lifestyle, where the kitchen is no longer just a utilitarian space, but a central hub for social interaction and family time. Carlson Harris General Contractors can help you achieve your vision and dreams for an open-concept kitchen.

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Al Fresco Dining Delights: Patio Remodeling for the Ultimate Outdoor Kitchen

In the heart of Naples, Florida, where sun-drenched days and balmy evenings are the norm, the allure of outdoor living has never been stronger. One trend that has been steadily gaining ground in this paradise is the transformation of patios into fully functional outdoor kitchens. Picture this: the scent of sizzling steaks on the grill, the clinking of glasses, and the laughter of friends and family under a star-studded sky. This is the magic of al fresco dining, and it’s a trend that Carlson Harris General Contractors is wholeheartedly embracing.

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From Concept to Reality: The Collaborative Process of Building a Custom Home in Southwest Florida

Most Naples-area residents believe that Southwest Florida is the greatest place to live. With year-round sunshine, stunning beaches, a strong economy, a low crime rate, fine dining, great shopping, and every amenity imaginable, it’s little wonder that the area is flush with luxurious custom housing. With such a wide variety of custom home styles, you might wonder how someone builds their dream luxury home here.

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Remodeling Ideas That Can Transform Your Master Bathroom

No matter how new the condition of your home when you bought it, at some point different areas will need renovations. Due to excessive use and its often-humid environment, bathrooms tend to need updating the most. If it’s time to renovate the master bathroom in your Naples, Florida-area home, consider talking to the residential contractors of Carlson Harris. With long-term experience in high-end residential renovations, they have some ideas for transforming your dated bathroom into a luxurious washroom with all the comforts of a five-star hotel.   

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The stay-at-home trend caused by Covid-19 lockdowns encouraged a 20% surge in swimming pool construction nationwide, with over 100,000 new pools constructed in Florida during the first year of the pandemic. While this nationwide surge in pool construction has since waned, monthly Florida swimming pool construction permits suggest that pool construction is still above pre-pandemic numbers.

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If the budget is not an obstacle for homeowners, wanting unique features and detailing to develop a premier luxury custom home, they should consider whether they are spending enough money to ensure the house will be safe. In particular, those customizing their luxury dream homes in the Naples, Florida, area should prioritize storm-proofing features, as made evident by last year’s Hurricane Ian. The Category Four hurricane caused up to $50 billion in insured losses to southwest and central Florida, destroying 5,000 homes and damaging another 30,000. Compared to some areas, Naples got off relatively...

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