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How to Choose the Best Contractor: 4 Tips

So you’re ready to start a remodeling project? How exciting! And a little scary too, right? There are a lot of unknowns, and you’ve probably heard horror stories about jobs gone bad. After all, there are whole TV shows devoted to wrong choices in the contracting world! To avoid a pitfall, you need choose the best contractor for your project. The right contractor will make all the difference in a successful experience from start to finish.Read More

Go Green This Earth Day

As a responsible citizen of this planet we call earth—and a homeowner—you may have concerns about the environment. What does your carbon footprint look like? How can you go green at home?

This month, we celebrate Earth Day. This is a great time to look at ways to transform home sweet home into home green home. In fact, going green has never been easier or more affordable.Read More

The Future of Tiny Homes

Tiny homes have made a big impact on housing. More than just a home-design trend, micro abodes have  created their own social movement. TV shows, publications, and construction companies are focused solely on the trend. And it appears that tiny homes are gaining momentum as their evolution continues to shape the housing industry. This new way of living is truly transforming how we think about housing.Read More

Edible Landscaping: The Benefits of Organic Gardening

Living in the city, we might be just go to the farmers markets or store for our organic produce. But what would change if you could eat out of your own backyard organic garden? Edible landscaping isn’t a new trend, but it has been expanding across cities in the US. Being tied to the earth through gardening is therapeutic and perfect for couples and families to practice together.Read More

Tips for Creating an Energy-efficient Home

Whether you want to reduce your carbon footprint, be greener, or just save some money, you’ve probably thought about how you can create a more energy-efficient home. Here are some great ways to make your home not just your castle but a more earth-friendly retreat, from easy fixes to more comprehensive solutions.Read More

Home Remodeling and Resale Value

Tired of your floors? Desperate for new countertops? Want to give your home a makeover? Go ahead! Investing in home remodeling can pay off big when it’s time to sell. Generally speaking, for every $1 invested, you’ll increase the value of your home 75¢. In other words, when you invest $10,000, you’ll boost your home’s value $7,500. Home remodeling may be one of the fastest ways to up your home’s value on the real estate market. But where should you spend your money?Read More

Boots, Chaps and Cowboy Hats

Take a gander at the MAK Crew in action at the ranch. Whether we are rustlin’ cattle, drivin’ ponies or dustin’ up the trail, MAK Construction gets er’ done.

A big ‘Thank You’ goes out to Tanque Verde Ranch in Tuscon for such a wonderful excursion. We all had a blast!Read More