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Thinking about building a second story addition? Here’s what you need to know

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When we want to build our dream house or renew and make some improvements in the one we already own it is important to have a clear picture of the design we want to implement.

Generally, the desire of achieving a beautiful house where every space can be enjoyed to the fullest as a final goal is put into perspective but without losing balance and harmony from the general design.

If you’re one of those who love the idea of having a balcony in the second story of their home, stop giving it any thought because it’s a great idea and you can get it.

Thinking about building a second story addition?  Take into account these simple tips

 

  • Hire skilled staff to undertake your project: finding a good architect is without a doubt the first step you should take into account when it comes to designing or remodeling your house, experts advice will save you many worries and will give you the chance of having the house of your dreams.

 

  • Get advice about the materials that go with your design and only choose top quality ones: Make sure the construction materials you’re going to use for your balcony are the best besides being in harmony with the rest of the design so the final result is beautiful and durable.

 

Are you looking for design ideas for your balcony in the second story? Take a look!

 

  1. Balcony integrated into the house design: modern, ample, cozy, and totally balanced, those are the things you first notice when you enter a house.

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  1. Colonial balcony: placed over the house porch, it dominates the façade of it in a mesmerizing way. Using country style decorations is an excellent idea.

 

  1. Large balcony: as you can see this balcony practically encompasses half of the house, it’s a design fully integrated into a big living room through crystal windows which makes this modern house simply spectacular.

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  1. Terrace balcony: this design is made of wood, iron, and glass, simple materials of great beauty. Even though it gives the sense of being completely outdoors it offers ample safety and stability.

 

  1. Iron balcony: this type of balcony is perfect for decorative hanging plants and also gives the house a fresh and quiet look. This balcony goes really well with country or colonial-style houses.

 

  1. More than one balcony in the same design: this design allows us to decorate different areas in the same house. You can enjoy a magnificent view when you’re having a nice conversation or a delicious coffee while sitting. It grants luxury and beauty to the house.

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You can start constructing your dream house with a beautiful balcony in your second story but don’t forget to find the experts in the field to carry out your construction project.

At Dream Home Builders and Remodelers you’ll find the best advice and the workers you need to make each of your dream construction projects come true.

 

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