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Pet Adoption San Diego Mega Event

Santa Paws Pet Adoption Mega Event at Westfield Mission Valley Dog Mall on December 6th from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. Please join the San Diego Animal Support Foundation as we save lives and find homes for the holidays for a hundred adoptable animals from a dozen legitimate, local, non-profit rescue agencies, at the Westfield Mission … Continued

One-Step Home Remodeling & Construction Loans Have Arrived In San Diego

One-Step Home Remodeling & Construction Loans Highlights: Lock your rate before construction begins to avoid interest rate risk and fluctuations. Financing available up to 90% based on the lesser of costs of construction or appraised “after” value.  Major renovations also allowed, with a minimum renovation cost of $150,000. One loan approval process, one closing and one … Continued

San Diego Home Remodeling Galleries (including updated photos)

We are very proud of the quality and value remodel work we have provided to thousands of San Diego homeowners for 40 years.  Please take a moment and check out our freshly updated galleries (more to come soon) that have new images added from recent home remodel work from all over San Diego County. As … Continued

9 Tips for Greening Your Home

A green home is a happy, healthy, eco-friendly home. And there are many ways that every homeowner can make their home more eco-friendly. Let’s take a look at practical tips for making each area of the home just a little greener this year. 1. Choose Native Plants and Xeriscaping Re-naturalizing a lawn can create a … Continued

Kate M. Dillon and Florence A. Maddock/Henry J. Lang House

FEATURED PROJECT Background Murray Lampert had the pleasure of working on the historical Kate M. Dillon and Florence A. Maddock/Henry J. Lang House, located at 3696 Albatross Street. Built in 1923, this single family home was constructed in the Spanish Spanish Eclectic/Revival-style for Maddock and Dillon. Issued in 2008, the Historic Resource Board recognized the work … Continued

Fall Home Maintenance Checklist

After the dog days of summer have passed and before winter begins to bring chilly weather, it’s a great time to pull out the toolbox and take a look around the home to ensure everything is in proper order and ready for the next season. Take a look at our simple fall maintenance checklist to … Continued

Why Local Made Custom Cabinets Are The Better Value

Locally constructed custom cabinets provide more value and a shorter lead time than pre-made cabinets sold at the big box stores or home centers. You may think pre-made cabinets, also known as “modular” are much less expensive.  When you break it down and look at the quality and functionality, that is not usually the case. … Continued

Save On Your Energy Cost with Ceiling Fans

Did you know that ceilings fans can cut down on your energy costs year round? Not only can ceiling fans reduce your power bill, they provide comfort in your home and make a great design statement. If used properly, you can realize up to 45 percent energy savings by installing ceiling fans in your home. … Continued

Important Things to Know When Switching to Solar

After a year of freedom from the rising costs imposed by our local power company and generating over 20,000 kilowatt hours of my own clean energy, there is no question I made the right decision using green building construction.  I am able to have a healthier living while saving energy and with the financing options, … Continued

INFOGRAPHIC -Til the Well Runs Dry: How Xeriscaping Helps Conserve Water

The Western U.S. is no stranger to droughts, and as of January 2014, Governor Jerry Brown declared a state of emergency in California. About 99.8% f the state is experiencing a severe drought, making it everyone’s responsibility to conserve this precious natural resource. The good news: saving water not only helps the environment, but also … Continued

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