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Knowing When to Upgrade Your Electrical Wiring System

Just because all your electrical outlets are currently working does not necessarily mean that the wiring in your home is in good shape. While those who own newer homes may have little to fear right now, if your house is more than 40 years old you may want to have a home electrical wiring upgrade.

Happy Holidays and Warm Wishes for the New Year!

The best part of the season is remembering those who make the holidays meaningful. From all of us at Luxus Construction: We wish you all the love and happiness this season can bring, and may it follow you throughout the coming new year 2024. Happy Holidays!

Icynene Insulation – Pros and Cons of Spray Insulation

Spray foam consists of icynene, a product made from a mixture of water and castor oil. The oil is derived from castor beans and does not contain any toxic elements. Icynene is also low in density which means the foam is applied in layers which expand to fill the cracks and gaps.

Top Kitchen Design Trends You’ll See in 2024

A kitchen remodel is one of the more popular methods to increase value in the property. However, it must be a remodel that reflects current kitchen design trends to be effective. Considering the amount spent on typical kitchen remodels, understanding the current design trends will help you make the best-informed decision. There are some timeless […]

What Is the Average Cost to Remodel a Kitchen?

It can be tough to map out the perfect budget right down to the last penny, but you have to estimate kitchen remodeling costs to get as close as possible. While you can't know the exact prices of everything, you can determine exactly what you need then get estimates from licensed contractors and vendors.

Top Renovations that Boost Home Value

For those who are selling their home, boosting its value through renovations is a smart way to fetch a higher price on the market. But even if you are not considering selling, selecting from the top renovations that boost home value today can pay dividends tomorrow. Some of the benefits include the following: Increase Curb […]

We’re EPA Certified!

We're happy to announce that Luxus Construction Inc. has fulfilled the requirements of the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) Section 402, and has received certification to conduct lead-based paint renovation, repair, and painting activities pursuant to 40 CFR Part 745.89

Kid-Friendly Home Remodeling Ideas

Home additions are not just for improving the sale value of your property, but also to make it more comfortable and enjoyable to live in your residence. One aspect of home additions that gets overlooks are improvements made for your children. This means more than adding just a swing-set to the backyard, but real additions […]

Best Countertops for Busy Kitchens: Sintered Stone vs Quartz

For busy kitchens, the best countertops combine the attributes of being strong, durable, and easy to clean. Which is why many struggle deciding between sintered stone vs quartz. What helps if they are made from materials that compliment your kitchen décor. But the main reasons to purchase specific countertop materials are for their overall strength […]

Earthquake Soft-Story Retrofit Grant Program

California homeowners in some California cities will be eligible for a seismic retrofit grant program. Beginning April 25 through May 31, 2023 homeowners who meet certain criteria, such as their house being located in the Earthquake Soft Story program area and having been built prior to 2000, may register for the opportunity to receive a […]