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Home Renovations for New Home Buyers

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According to a recent survey by realtor.com, nearly 60 percent of the spring homebuyers are considering purchasing a home that needs renovations. With the rising home prices and limited inventory, new home buyers are willing to spend more than $20,000 on home renovations. While home renovations can be costly, home shoppers are optimistic they will get a positive return on their investment. Kitchen Renovations Upgrading a kitchen was the No.1 home renovation chosen by nearly 30 percent of new home buyers. A kitchen is the heart of your home. It’s where your family gathers for meals, and where friends meet, the kitchen is the center of daily life. Albrite Building offers professional and affordable kitchen renovations. Our designers will create a layout that maximizes your space, budget, and vision. We…
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Smart Office Technologies for Office Buildings

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We live in a world where businesses can turn on lights, lock and unlock doors, and adjust the temperature, from anywhere. Smart office automation systems have gained popularity due to the overwhelming success of computer-to-computer communication. As smartphones, tablets, and other mobile devices continue to advance each year, we now have access to smart technologies that were once reserved for the elite. Smart technologies can be wired into the structure of an office building with a central control panel. They can also be added through external devices like electronic plug adaptors or standalone sensors. These automation systems create smart offices, connected over wireless networks and linked directly to a mobile device allowing users to control smart devices from an app. The smart office users benefit from added security, comfort, energy…
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3 Tips for Commercial Remodeling

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Remodeling your business can be an exhausting and expensive process. This is why the remodeling experts from Albrite Building in Westmont, Illinois are committed to providing our clients with the best remodeling solutions at the most affordable prices. Whether you’re renovating your entire office, updating your warehouse or just need to update the employee break room, we have compiled some remodeling tips to help make your job a little easier. Remodeling Permits When you remodel anything, whether it’s a small office or a large warehouse, you may need to get a permit from your city or village. Obtaining the proper permits may depend upon a variety of factors, such as if you’re renovating an area that is indoors or outdoors or the type of renovations. Albrite Building can help you…
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How to Make Your Office Design More Efficient

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Did you know that an efficient office design or remodeling can increase productivity? Every day businesses are encouraging their employees to be more productive. But, if your office is not efficiently designed, how can your employees be more productive? Workplace productivity is about getting the job done in the most efficient way. In the process of designing an office, there is an impact on an employee's workspace. It is often overlooked when it comes to productivity. Whether it's the lightning or efficient desk setup. We gathered a few tips that will help design your office to be more efficient for your staff. Efficient Office Design An office reflects not only how you work but also the energy of the space. Your office design is more than just separating departments into…
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2018: Year In Review

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Looking back at 2018, we're reflecting on all that we've achieved and our strides in a continuous commitment to quality and customer satisfaction. Our work towards improvements in commercial, retail and office remodeling, and custom home building will never stop. We are looking forward to what this year will bring! 2018 Star Projects Albrite Building completed dozens of home, business, and office projects. We have set high standards and expectations for our clients. From office and home remodeling to constructing new retail and office buildings. A few of our projects included tenant build-outs, constructing a residential and retail building, and car dealerships remodeling to residential kitchen, bathroom and basement remodeling. Be sure to check out our Facebook page for projects we've completed! [ngg src="galleries" ids="20" display="basic_slideshow"] 2018: A Growing Year We…
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Holiday Safety Tips

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Holiday safety tips to keep in mind during the season to be jolly. There are dangers of decorating your home or office and safety should not be overlooked. Some dangers include Christmas tree and candle fires, poisonous plants, falls, and back strains. There were approximately 15,000 injuries related to holiday decorating according to the US Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC). The most frequent holiday decorating incidents involved falls, lacerations, burns, and back strains. So, we put together a list of holiday safety tips while you decorate your home or office.   Check your Christmas lights for safety One of the most exciting things about the holidays is decorating your home or office with beautiful white or colored lights! As thrilling and joyful as it is, your safety must be a…
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Thanksgiving – A Time for Giving Thanks

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Thanksgiving is a special time to be thankful for our wonderful customers, employees, and friends. As we count our blessings on Thanksgiving, know that you are among them. You have made our business what it is – and for that, we are extremely grateful. Family, friends, football, and food are all part of the Thanksgiving celebration and we would like to give thanks. We are thankful for our family who loves us unconditionally and being able to spend time together on Thanksgiving Day. There is something about the word family that draws everyone close together. Cherish the time you can spend with your family during this holiday season! We are thankful for our friends who have always been there for us. Friends cheer you up when you’re down, cry with…
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Window Replacement Tips

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Window replacement tips for your home or office. It can be difficult to figure out if you need to replace or just fix your windows. New windows come with many benefits and they will reduce the cost for your heating or air conditioning bills. But that can also come with a large price tag.     Set a Budget for Windows There are new windows on the market now that offer double protection against the heat and cold. The average American pays about a 1,000 a year to heat or cool your home, so investing in new and updated windows can actually save you money.   Call a Professional Instead of looking to replace an old window, maybe you need some maintenance work done on the window instead. Vinyl windows…
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Things to Do This Weekend

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Are you looking for things to do this weekend in DuPage County? With Halloween approaching and the trees beginning to change colors for the fall, we put together a list for you.   Troll Hunt and Cider and Ale Fest at the Arboretum Visit the Arboretum this weekend for the Troll Hunt, Scarecrow Trail and see the leaves begin to change colors. Journey through our far-reaching forest to hunt for six colossal trolls. Marvel at these 15- to 30-foot-tall (and one 60-foot long) sculptures that have been created to serve as protectors of our environment. Sample ciders and seasonal beers in the midst of rich fall color at the Cider and Ale Festival on Saturday. Sip on local favorites and explore new craft ciders and beers while enjoying the beautiful…
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Getting the Office and Home Ready for Fall

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Fall is finally here! Hopefully, you've gotten the most out of the summer before winter hits. In the meantime, using this beautiful weather to improve your surroundings would be wise. That way, when Mother Nature hits, you'll be ready. This blog will provide you with information to get your office and home ready for Fall. 5 Quick Tips That Will Have You Feeling at Ease During the Fall Season Roof Inspections Fluctuating weather can cause severe damage to almost any roof. To prevent hurting your pockets with roof repairs, schedule a yearly roof inspection. Proper Functioning Heating System Possibly, the worst case scenario is being cold at the office or in your home with no heating system to back you up. Make sure you schedule a furnace inspection this time…
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